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Agricultural Science and Technology Standards FINAL Approved on January 9, 2004 Copyright © 2003 Texas State Board for Educator Certification
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Agricultural Science and Technology Standards — FINAL Approved on January 9, 2004 Texas State Board for Educator Certification Page i AGRICULTURAL SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY STANDARDS Standard I. The agricultural science and technology teacher understands the foundations of agricultural education and applies procedures and practices to ensure the safety of all students in the classroom, laboratory, field, and supervised agricultural experience program (SAEP). Standard II . The agricultural science and technology teacher knows how to advise and assist students in career planning and development, work with community and industry representatives to support the agricultural program, and promote student development through supervised agricultural experiences, leadership development, and student organizations (e.g., FFA). Standard III . The agricultural science and technology teacher understands and applies principles of economics and business management in agricultural enterprises. Standard IV. The agricultural science and technology teacher understands plant and soil science and applies principles and methods used in plant production and management. Standard V. The agricultural science and technology teacher understands animal science and applies principles and methods used in animal production and management. Standard VI . The agricultural science and technology teacher understands and applies principles and methods of agricultural mechanics, construction, and related technologies. Standard VII . The agricultural science and technology teacher has a basic understanding of biotechnology and genetic engineering and understands the use of computers and related technologies in agricultural production and management. Standard VIII . The agricultural science and technology teacher understands and applies knowledge of environmental systems, natural resource management, and the effects of agriculture on the environment.
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Agricultural Science and Technology Standards — FINAL Approved on January 9, 2004 Standard I . The agricultural science and technology teacher understands the foundations of agricultural education and applies procedures and practices to ensure the safety of all students in the classroom, laboratory, field, and supervised agricultural experience program (SAEP). Texas State Board for Educator Certification Page 1 Teacher Knowledge: What Teachers Know Teachers of Students in Grades 8–12 The beginning teacher knows and understands: 1.1k the philosophy and goals of agricultural education; 1.2k the scope of agriculture and its effects on society (e.g., the impact of mechanization on world agriculture); 1.3k significant historical events and current developments in agriculture and natural resource utilization; 1.4k concepts and terms used in agriculture and agricultural education; 1.5k sources of information about agriculture, agricultural education, and
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This note was uploaded on 01/16/2012 for the course AGSD 420 taught by Professor Kylemcgregor during the Spring '11 term at Tarleton.

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6-12agscitech - Agricultural Science and Technology...

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