Food For Thought
March 2012 #2 - Teacher's Ag Summer Institute
El Dorado County
based in Coloma with daily field trips!
June 19, 20, and 21, 2012
The Teacher’s Ag Summer Institute (TASI) brings together teachers with farmers, ranchers and other agricultural and natural resource specialists to gain a deeper understanding of the food and agricultural systems that sustain the health of people, society, and the natural environment.
Who Should Attend: Teachers currently instructing Kindergarten through High School students within El Dorado and Amador counties. Teachers need little or no background in agriculture to attend. Continuing Education credits will be available.
For more information and to register go the the newsletter link or:
What the teachers from TASI “Class of 2011” said…
“I applaud these people, the TASI facilitators and helpers, and those agencies which funded the program. I feel like I received a teacher's booster shot and have recommitted to include more ag lessons in my classroom.”
“Thank you...very informative, interesting, useful and fun! Very well organized and run.”
“I loved the variety of “field trips” and activities that we did! I hope we can do this again and again!! Thank you for all of the amazing planning that went into all of this week!”
“Great all the way around! Exceptional learning and networking opportunity! Thank you all very much!”
“Thanks for a great week. I had a wonderful time and made some great con