Ag In The Classroom

Planting the seed of agricultural education through fun, hands-on, subject-based lessons.  

Thank you to all of the teachers and administrators that invited us into their schools and classrooms to talk about the importance of agriculture, and to all of our supporters for making the program possible!

Our 2015/2016 Impact:

  • Presented 1,454 different programs
  • Contacted 1,931 teachers and educators
  • Reached 24,739 students; many multiple times
  • Adopted a classroom in Chicago and visited biannually
  • Connected with 73,192 individuals at community events

If you are a teacher looking for resources to incorporate into your classroom, please click here!

To complete the AITC evaluation, please click here!

For more information about the Knox County Ag in the Classroom program, contact our coordinators:

Ag Literacy Coordinator (PreK-Kindergarten)

Teresa Sanford-Shipplett
ag_educator@knoxcfb.org

Ag Literacy Coordinator (1st-2nd)

Roxanne Green
rgreen@knoxcfb.org

Ag Literacy Coordinator (3rd-5th)

Mary Beth Bowman
mbowman@knoxcfb.org