Charlie Sappington Elected NAAE President Elct
On Saturday, December 7, Charlie Sappington was elected the 2013-14 NAAE President. Charlie, who teaches at Cumberland High School in Greenup, Illinois, begins his duties immediately and will spend the year representing Agricultural Education at the National level.
Assessing the Possible Restructuring of Illinois Career Development Events
The IAVAT Board of Directors is conducting an in depth review of how the state-level career development events are designed and delivered. Essentially, the Board is asking, “If we started holding Career Development Events this year for the very first time, what would we build?”
Section Fair Contracts Available for FY 14
A new IDOA Fair Contract is required each each school on an annual basis,. The contract you filed for this year will not be accepted for next year.
Schools will not have access to make fair entries until an FY 14 Fair Contract
is received at the Illinois FFA Center. Contracts have not yet been provided by the Illinois Department of Agriculture.
Attached to this message and available as a download at www.iavat.org is the FY 14 Illinois Department of Agriculture section fair contracts. A schools wishing to participate in section fairs must have a copy on file with the Illinois FFA Center. Copies are furnished to the IDOA from our office. A signed copy of the contract should be mailed to the Illinois FFA Center or can be brought to the IAVAT Conference. Your help in getting the contracts completed and returned to the FFA Center is greatly appreciated.
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