|NCATA Updates April 10, 2019 Three Items- Please Read|
|Awards are DUE next week!!! |
The deadline for NAAE Awards and the Eric N. Godwin Scholarship is
All award applications should be turned by April 19th
(Keep reading for more details!)
NAAE Awards are judged at the state, regional, and national levels.
It’s the time of year to complete these for state level judging. Award
recipients gain experience, travel, and recognition.
You can find out about requirements, descriptions and applications
The following award areas are available:
Outstanding Early Career Teacher Award
Upper Division Scholarship
Outstanding Teacher Award
Outstanding Middle/Secondary Program
Outstanding Post-secondary Agriculture Program Award
Teacher Mentor Award
Ideas Unlimited Award
Outstanding Cooperation Award
Outstanding Service Citation
Lifetime Achievement Award
Teachers Turn the Key Scholarship Application
A NEW award for this year is the Eric N Godwin NCATA Scholarship.
First year members may apply for a scholarship on their second year
dues to NCATA. You can apply here:
Eric N. Godwin NCATA Scholarship Application
ALL Award Applications are due to Shannon Vanhoy by April 19, via
email at email@example.com. Shannon is with the Member
Services Committee. All awards should be submitted to her in a pdf
format for judging. NC nominees (State Winners) will be notified by
April 29. These nominees will then have to submit their application
via the NAAE website.
A new website is coming!
Get ready for:
Board of Director Contact Information
Membership Payments and Online Enrollment
Membership Benefits! Resources galore!
In the meantime, our current domain is down and will be going live
upon completion of the new site. If you have any questions, you can
contact your President, Chad Ayers, or your Executive Director,
April Pittman, with any questions using firstname.lastname@example.org.
Region V Conference
The NAAE Region V conference will be June 24-26, 2019 in
Charleston, SC (make note, this date was listed incorrectly in
one location in our last Newsletter.)
It is a wonderful time to network, learn
more about your profession and agriculture, and recognize the
professionals in our community. We hope you can attend!
The information is on the NAAE Website
(Communities of Practice)
but we have had some trouble with the links.
Here are the direct links and information for you to use:
Hotel:Charleston Harbor Resort and Marina20 Patriots Point Rd,
Mt Pleasant, SC 29464
This harborfront resort and marina is a 4-minute walk from Patriots
Point and a 9-minute walk from the water taxi, with access to
Charleston Historic District.
The bright, nautical-themed rooms all have free Wi-Fi,
flat-screen TVs, iPod docks and coffeemakers. Some rooms include
balconies, whirlpool tubs, fireplaces and harbor views. Suites add
separate living spaces. Room service is available.Amenities include a
private beach, a seasonal outdoor pool, a hot tub and a gym, while the
marina also offers fishing services and sailing lessons for a fee. There’s
also a rooftop bar with live music, a poolside tiki bar and 2 restaurants.
Charleston Harbor Resort and Marina
Guests will need to contact reservations directly (843-856-0028) if
requesting a specific type of room (1 king/2 queens) or if booking for
days beyond contract. The room rate is extended to 6/27/19.
Tentative Region V Conference Agenda