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FFA is dedicated to making a positive difference in the lives of students by developing their potential for premier leadership, personal growth and career success through agricultural education..

The FFA Alumni Association supports and advocates for agricultural education and FFA through gifts of time, talent and financial resources..

The mission of the Illinois FFA Foundation is to provide financial support for the Illinois FFA. When you make a gift to the Illinois Foundation FFA, you are investing in the future of agriculture..

The Illinois Association of Vocation Agriculture Teachers (IAVAT) is a professional organization for agricultural teachers at all levels..

The Illinois Association of Community College Agriculture Instructors (IACCAI) is a statewide professional organization for postsecondary agriculture instructors. .

The Illinois Postsecondary Agricultural Student (PAS) Organization provides opportunities for individual growth, leadership and career preparation. .

The Illinois Farm Bureau & Affiliated Companies Youth Education in Agriculture program offers unique educational programs to Illinois youth in 4-H and FFA. .

The purpose of the Illinois Agriculture in the Classroom Program is to encourage educators to incorporate more information about the agriculture, food, and natural resources system into daily lessons..
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Facilitating Coordination in Agricultural Education (FCAE) is a state project administered through the Illinois State Board of Education that is tasked with improving and expanding agricultural education from pre-k through adult levels..

The Illinois Leadership Council for Agricultural Education (ILCAE) is a voluntary, grassroots agricultural industry group focused on the expansion and improvement of Agricultural Education programs at all levels..

The Illinois Committee for Agricultural Education (ICAE) is a 13-member committee established by legislation and appointed by the Governor to advise both the governor and state education agencies concerning Agricultural Education K-adult..

The Illinois State Board of Education is the state agency responsible for Pre-K through 12th grade education. Its primary mission is state program leadership, planning, approval, funding, and evaluation..

The Illinois Department of Agriculture will be an advocate for Illinois' agricultural industry and provide the necessary regulatory functions to benefit consumers, agricultural industry, and our natural resources.. provides information about the Agricultural Education profession and encourages students to consider a career as an agriculture teacher..

MyCAERT provides teachers with an integrated online system to Plan, Document, Deliver, and Assess Career and Technical Education instruction. .

Information Technology and Communication Services (ITCS) Instructional Materials provides agricultural education publications in a variety of formats. .

The Agricultural Experience Tracker is the premiere personalized online system for tracking experiences in agricultural education. .
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Mindy Bunselmeyer
Illinois FFA Center
Executive Director
3221 Northfield Drive
Springfield, IL 62702
(217) 753-3328 x101 Cell-217.412.5646
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CONVENTION TIP of the DAY for Friday, June 8, 2018 - Snapchat Filter,, Social Media

Friday, June 08, 2018

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CONVENTION TIP of the DAY for Friday, June 8, 2018 - Snapchat Filter,, Social Media - Convention Text Alerts - During the convention, we will be sending out text updates about schedules, and much more! Text the number 81010, with the code @ilconv18 to be able to receive the text reminders. 

The State Hashtag (#ILFFACONV18 #BeBold) and Snapchat Filters:

We love state convention and we want to make sure everyone can see what a great time you are having at the convention. So, be sure to use the state convention hashtag (#ILFFACONV18 and #BeBold) and the awesome Snapchat filters around the convention hall. If you haven't already- Like us on Facebook , Follow us on Instagram @illinois.ffa, follow us on twitter @illinoisffa, and add us on Snapchat @illinoisffa. 

Convention App/Tab:

Want to learn how to get the State Convention App/Tab? 

Go to

Check out the Convention tab AND Be sure to check out this video.


Please take time to visit with your students about APPROPRIATE behavior and Social media behavior - this is not the time or the place for INAPPROPRIATE suggestions, comments, requests, photos or anything else of that nature.  The Illinois FFA Center Staff cannot control personal social media posts or chats.  However, when they reference the Illinois FFA Convention or being with FFA, the organization's image faces those ramifications. Encourage them to always use good judgment and appropriate behavior and to always be respectful of others and themselves.  

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