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Charlotte Schuricht
Program Coordinator, Agriculture Literacy
University of Illinois Extension
1120 N Webster St.
Taylorville, IL 62568
Phone: 217-287-7246
FAX: 217-287-7248
schurich@illinois.edu

Christian County Ag Literacy

Christian County Ag Literacy

Teacher Workshops

Upcoming Teacher Workshops offered in Christian County at the Taylorville University of Illinois Extension office location include:

March 8, 2018, 12:30-2:30pm Plant and Soil Science Teacher Workshop, 2 Professional Development Hours, Designed for 5th-12th grade educators

June 20, 2018, 8:00am-4:30pm - Summer Agriculture Institute Teacher Workshop, 7.5 Professional Development Hours, all educator levels welcome to attend, agriculture curriculum and local ag business tours

Since 1991, more than 10,049 Illinois educators have completed a Summer Agricultural Institute! The course is designed for PreSchool-High School educators who wish to expand their curriculum to include topics related to agriculture – the world’s food and fiber system. The courses focus on how to integrate available resources and hands-on activities about agriculture and the environment into an existing classroom curriculum.