• 3 hours of graduate credits available from WVU
(WVFB Conference registration and attendance required for WVU credit)
• FREE teaching materials
• Practical, hands-on applications for your classroom
• Lessons in math, science, and reading your kids will love
• Learn about ag careers, improve knowledge of agriculture
2017 Summer Agricultural Institute (SAI) for Educators
June 22 - 23, 2017 at
South Branch Inn - Moorefield, WV
Conference with lodging - June 1, 2017
Without lodging - June 10, 2017
Summer Ag Institute (SAI) registration fees to West Virginia Farm Bureau range from $75-$205, depending on lodging preferences.
PAST PARTICIPANTS OF THE INSTITUTE MAY REAPPLY AS COURSE CONTENT IS NEW FOR 2017. (*WVU Enrollment for credit NOT required to attend SAI)
Some county Farm Bureaus offer scholarships (for conference fees-not credit hours) call 800- 398-4630 x 306 for more information.
**Graduate Credit from WVU - required fees paid to WVU:
AGEE 692E: Ag Summer Institute STEM 6 sec 6AA
CRN: 52455. (must already be enrolled in WVU Graduate program) Cost is $213. Register by June 26 via STAR.
AGEE 930: PRDV: Ag Summer Institute STEM 6 sec 6AA
CRN: 51288. (for certification renewal) Cost is $213.
Registration form available at http://online.wvu.edu/Registration/forms/ProfDev.pdf.
Additional coursework including lesson plan development will be required in addition to the two-day conference for WVU credits.
Registration with BOTH WVFB & WVU required for graduate credits. For information on credits contact Dr. D. Boone (Debby.Boone@mail.wvu.edu)
Registration fees paid to WVFB do not cover cost of WVU credits.