|Agriculture in the Classroom(AITC) |
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 and to help students understand the role and importance of agriculture in the total economy.
Center for Agricultural & Environmental Research & Training
CAERT develops curriculum resources and provides training to assist local, state, and national institutions to integrate science, technology, and math into the agriculture classroom.
|Facilitating Coordination in Agricultural Education (FCAE)|
FCAE is a state project administered through the Illinois State Board of Education in cooperation with and advisement by the Illinois Committee for Agricultural Education (ICAE). FCAE is tasked with improving and expanding agricultural education from pre-k through adult levels.
|FFA - Illinois |
The Illinois FFA is a career and technical student organization for students enrolled in Agricultural Education program at the junior and senior high school levels.
|FFA - National |
The National FFA Organization makes a positive difference in the lives of students by developing their potential for premier leadership, personal growth, and career success through agricultural education. Today, over 550,000 student members are engaged in a wide range of agricultural education activities which lead to more than 300 rewarding and challenging career opportunities.
|Illinois Association of Community College Agriculture Instructors |
IACCAI is a statewide professional organization for postsecondary agriculture instructors.
|Illinois Association of Vocational Agricultural Teachers |
The Illinois Association of Vocational Agriculture Teachers is a professional organization for agricultural teachers of all levels.
|Illinois Committee for Agricultural Education |
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 agency concerning Agricultural Education K-adult.
|Illinois Department of Agriculture |
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. The agency will strive to promote agri-business in Illinois and throughout the world.
|Illinois Farm Bureau & Affiliated Companies Youth Education Program |
The Illinois Farm Bureau & Affiliated Companies Youth Education in Agriculture program offers unique educational programs to Illinois youth in 4-H and FFA.
|Illinois Leadership Council for Agricultural Education|
The Illinois Leadership Council for Agricultural Education is a voluntary grassroots agricultural industry group focused on the expansion and improvement of Agricultural Education programs at all levels. ILCAE is primarily an advocacy group focused on legislation, funding, and promotion. ILCAE is responsible for legislation that established the Illinois Committee for Agricultural Education (ICAE) and the Agricultural Education line item in the Illinois State Board of Education (ISBE) budget.
|Illinois Postsecondary Agricultural Student |
The Illinois Postsecondary Agricultural Student (PAS) Organization is a vocational student organization for students enrolled in Agricultural Education programs at the postsecondary level and provides college agriculture students with opportunities for individual growth, leadership and career preparation.
|Illinois State Board of Education |
The Illinois State Board of Education is the state agency responsible for Pre-K through 12th grade education. An Agricultural Education consultant coordinates and administers statewide programs in and about agricultural education such as the FCAE project, Incentive Funding Grant, and the Growing Agricultural Science Teachers (GAST) grant. Its primary mission is state program leadership, planning, approval, funding, and evaluation.
|Illinois State University Agricultural Education Program |
|Illinois WorkNet |
For the purpose of expanding economic opportunity, the Illinois workNet® Portal and Program utilizes partnerships and technology to expand seamless and real-time access to workforce development resources aimed at individuals, businesses and workforce professionals. Innovative partnerships span state economic development, workforce development, education agencies, and local workforce investment boards along with their public and private partners including local governments, community colleges and non-profit organizations.
|Information Technology and Communication Services |
ITCS Instructional Materials provides agricultural education publications in a variety of formats.
Southern Illinois University Agricultural Education Program
|University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign Agricultural Education Program |
Western Illinois University Agricultural Education Program