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'Ag in the Classroom: A Win for All'

This presentation will focus on methods and models of integrating STEM subjects and agricultural topics in the elementary school setting. One model is the Cluster School model of agricultural integration which we titled- Ag in the Classroom.  We have created a partnership where our high school students teach our elementary students according to our state Science and Math standards, all while tying in STEM and agricultural education concepts into the lesson.  Another piece of the presentation will focus on the use of an agricultural pathway to obtain our STEM certification.

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Jennifer Carroll
Email: jenniferm.carroll@carrollcountyschools.com
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Person Type: Primary Presenter
State: Georgia
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Main Phone: 770-328-1690
Biosketch: Jennifer Carroll is a Gifted Educator and STEM Coordinator in Carroll County, Georgia. While teaching for more than 20 years, she has developed a passion for STEM Education and grant writing. She enjoys working with others to develop plans that encompass agricultural education in the elementary school setting. She has been honored as the Teacher of the Year at Roopville Elementary School, and is a member of the National Science Teacher Association and PAGE of Georgia. Additionally, Mrs. Carroll has worked on the state level team to write curriculum for elementary agriculture for the state of Georgia.
Organization/Affiliation: Roopville Elementary School/Carroll County Schools