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ChickQuest: not just for elementary students!

ChickQuest: not just for elementary students!

The typical ChickQuest teacher is in an elementary school, but the program can be tweaked to accompany higher grades. Jennifer Scheidler teaches Academic & Accelerated Biology at Sycamore High School. …

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Snow’s not stopping this educator event!

Snow’s not stopping this educator event!

Despite a sudden snowstorm, about 20 teachers recently gathered for a STEM learning event. Food science, GMOs, and potato chips were on the menu for the Summit Educational Service Center’s “STEMming …

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Encountering a whole new world

Encountering a whole new world

Leah LaCrosse, Huron City Schools 8th grade science educator and GrowNextGen teacher leader, visited Commodity Classic 2019, the largest farmer-led, farmer-focused agricultural and educational event in America: Walking into Commodity Classic …

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GNG teacher leader Todd Tayloe visits Commodity Classic 2019

GNG teacher leader Todd Tayloe visits Commodity Classic 2019

Todd Tayloe, teacher at Carroll High School and GrowNextGen teacher leader, talks about going to Commodity Classic 2019, America’s largest farmer-led, farmer-focused agricultural and educational event: Commodity Classic 2019 was such a …

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How Design Challenges Empower Students to Solve Problems and Contextualize Learning

How Design Challenges Empower Students to Solve Problems and Contextualize Learning

Teaching students how to solve real-world problems, and giving them experience solving real-world problems, is critical to their development as future problem solvers – and that’s why, three years ago, the …

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Providing “meaningful learning experiences”

Providing “meaningful learning experiences”

School’s out, but learning never stops! Thanks to a grant from Battelle and The Ohio Soybean Foundation, our informal education program, Exploration of Modern Farming, will provide opportunities for students, …

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Agricultural engineering

Agricultural engineering

Agricultural engineers explain their work and how they use biology and engineering to make farms energy-efficient and our food supply safe and plentiful. They describe what drew them to agricultural …