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Katrina Swinehart

Katrina Swinehart

What was your “aha” moment when you realized the value of connecting agriculture and science? As an AgriScience teacher, it seemed natural to teach my course content using science. The appl…

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Pam Snyder

Pam Snyder

Pam Snyder is a recently retired teacher from Columbus City Schools with over 35 years of classroom experience. She served the district in many capacities, including as a mentor teacher in …

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Rachel Sanders

Rachel Sanders

What was your “aha” moment when you realized the value of using agriculture as a vehicle to teach science? The “aha” moment for using agriculture as a vehicle to teach scie…

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Whitney Short

Whitney Short

What’s your favorite thing on GrowNextGen? I love the e-learning courses! While any of the courses could fit into agriscience curriculum, I really like the Modern Agriculture Practices e-learning co…

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GrowNextGen provides training and support for preservice teachers

GrowNextGen provides training and support for preservice teachers

On April 12, GrowNextGen teacher leader Whitney Short visited with 12 OSU agricultural education preservice teachers. Short, an agriscience teacher at Anthony Wayne High School, explained the value of GrowNextGen’s resources, highlighted …

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Battelle grant provides ag lessons, field work for students

Battelle grant provides ag lessons, field work for students

STEM learning with a focus on agriculture: the Ohio Soybean Council Foundation will equip and train 35 pre-service teachers to facilitate outreach events and launch an education program to help students, …

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Exploration of Modern Farming outreach

Exploration of Modern Farming outreach

How much does the average citizen know about modern farming? Ohio Soybean Council-sponsored GrowNextGen is excited about partnering with Battelle to provide a state-wide educational outreach, encouraging students, parents, other …

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Training interns for statewide outreach

Training interns for statewide outreach

38 interns gathered in Springfield at Global Impact STEM Academy for the Exploration of Modern Farming intern training. Through a grant from Battelle and the Ohio Soybean Council, these college students …