November 21, 2016
Agriculture Afterschool: Cultivating STEM Success
Afterschool programs that promote agriculture literacy offer a unique opportunity to integrate STEM disciplines into programming. This webinar explores agriculture education resources, including Illinois Agriculture in the Classroom (IATC), and discusses how 21st CCLC programs can embed agriculture education strategies to support youth development, career planning, and student success. Presenters include ISBE’s Director of Agriculture Education and an Illinois 21st CCLC program that is implementing IATC and 4-H programming to address the Illinois Next Generation Science Standards.