Welcome to The National Council for Agricultural Education
The National Council for Agricultural Education (The Council) strives to stimulate positive growth in agricultural education. The Council provides leadership for stakeholders in agriculture, food, fiber and natural resources systems education. It strives to surface issues important to agricultural education and stimulate actions to support those issues. The Council serves as a common meeting ground for agricultural education and represents organizations and entities representing students, teachers, teacher educators, state leaders, alumni, industry, and government.
Program Standards Tools Coming Soon!
With the revision of the National Quality Program Standards complete the National Council for Agricultural Education is working to ensure a new electronic survey tool is in place to make the standards easy to utilize while enriching local programs.
New Resources to Make SAEs Come to Life
The needed framework is in place to boost SAE participation. Utilizing the guiding principles and identifying the needs of students, teachers and local communities are the next steps to ensuring increased success in implementing SAE as a vital component of the total agricultural education program.
Natural Connection Between Ag and STEM
With the need to feed and clothe a growing population projected to reach 9 million by 2050 there is a unique membership group with a bold vision of developing human capital by engaging the next generation in STEM careers in the Food & Agricultural industries.