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Professional Development Workshops For Teachers

Brought to you by the Polk County Farm Bureau.

Click on the workshop titles below to find out more and register through Heartland AEA.

Agriculture and You - The Connections are Everywhere! June Edition

  • June 13-14
  • Meets in Ankeny, Iowa
  • Tour John Deere, Reuters Implement, A Working Farm, and More!

Agriculture and You - The Connections are Everywhere! July Edition

  • July 6-7
  • Meets in Ankeny, Iowa
  • Tour the ISU Biotech Center, Greenhouse, and Tour the Fareway Distribution Center with the President of Fareway!

Toothpaste, carpet, and gum. Did you know all these items are made possible through agriculture? Learn about these and more in our two-day workshop that incorporates hands-on activities and tours to help you gain an understanding of how agriculture connects to your everyday life. Leave with grade-appropriate, Iowa Core aligned, hands-on, ready to use activities and lessons. Each class is unique so sign up for one or both! Recertification and graduate credit are available for a small fee. Click on the titles find out more and register through Heartland AEA. All snacks, lunch, and transportation provided. This workshop is available at no cost, thanks to Polk County Farm Bureau.