AITC Educator's Ag Institute

This year's event: July 10 - 14, 2016

Many thanks to all the teachers who attended this year's Ag Institute.
To view a slideshow of the 2015 event, follow this link.

Participants use hypsometers to calculate the number of logs contained in a standing tree during a sessionconducted by Penn State's School of Forest Recources

Our Educators' Ag Institute is held annually in State College every July.  It includes hands-on classroom sessions and tours.  Our instructors are classroom teachers, industry professionals, and university professors.


We are looking for teachers, pre-service teachers and community educators that work with youth Pre K-12th grade that are interested in learning more about agriculture and incorporating it into your teaching.


NEW this year - Registration is open to new and past participants. New sessions and tours will be added annually. Schedule runs Sunday - Thursday.


You will gain:

  •     An increased knowledge of agriculture
  •     Lesson ideas and plans that are applicable to many subject areas
  •     Resources to take as well as a network of people that can assist you in
  •     bringing agriculture to your “classroom”
  •     Continuing Education Credits are available


Contact Program Director