Why Agricultural Education?
Agricultural education has evolved into an agribusiness, agriscience and technological education platform. The focus of today’s agriculture education is equipping students with the skills to live active and successful lives using 21st Century Skills, project-based learning and hands-on curriculum that is relevant to the problems they will face in the workforce.
What impact does Agricultural Education have on students?
6‐7% higher graduation rates when enrolled in an agricultural education course; Increased community and industry involvement within schools; A unique avenue in which students earn quantitative reasoning and science credits through diverse course offerings; Dynamic leadership training and community service efforts.