Agricultural Education

Posted: Fri, 09/30/2011 - 2:38pm Updated: Tue, 05/17/2016 - 4:16pm

Agriculture is the science and art of providing food and fiber products to consumers. Agriculture includes input industries necessary for production, manufacturing, processing, marketing and distribution. Agricultural education at the secondary level teaches and reinforces science, math, language arts and social science principles. Major areas of instruction in secondary agricultural education include: agricultural business, horticulture/ landscaping, and life sciences. Agriculture is the most fundamental and essential industry in the world, an industry that provides our entire society with food, clothing and shelter. This makes agricultural education an important component of a child's education.

Career and Technical Student Organization Information

Agriculture Standards

Career Pathways

Resources for Agricultural Education

Professional Affiliates

Contact
Celya McCullah-Glowacki
State Program Leader
317-234-5719
cglowacki@doe.in.gov