Teachers receive lessons, resources and training to integrate agriculture into core curriculum subjects. Each participant will receive lessons from Project Food, Land and People, The Wild Blueberry Curriculum, The National Agricultural Literacy Curriculum Matrix and many more hard copy and online resources. The 6-hour training will include guest speakers, hands-on activities and experiential learning opportunities all tied to Maine Learning Standards, NGSS and the Common Core.
MAITC is scheduling sites for Fall workshops in 2019 and Spring workshops in 2020 for 12 to 25 teachers each. All participants will receive 6 contact hours or .6 CEU's from the University of Maine. If you are interested in scheduling a workshop in your area, please contact:
Ms. Willie Sawyer Grenier
MAITC Council, Maine Department of Agriculture
28 State House Station
Augusta, ME 04333