ERIC Number: ED456232
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2001
Reference Count: N/A
Chapter Innovators Guide, 2000: Models of Innovation Award Winners.
National FFA Organization, Indianapolis, IN.
This guide presents the Future Farmers of America (FFA) 2000 Model of Innovation award winners' projects. Chapters demonstrated abilities to identify goals and objectives, create a workable plan of action, attain and evaluate results, and identify items learned and ways to improve. Chapter 1 discusses the FFA National Chapter Award program that recognizes chapters for their efforts in planning and meeting program of activities objectives in student, chapter, and community development divisions. Chapter 2 lists the 2000 National Chapter Award winners and Middle Grade winner. Chapters 3-5 describe the National Chapter Award Winner in one of the three divisions and presents summaries of activities of other chapters. Chapter 3, Student Development Division, includes these activities: leadership, healthy lifestyle, supervised agricultural experience, scholarship, and agricultural career skill. Chapter 4, Chapter Development Division, includes these activities: chapter recruitment, financial activities, public relations activities, leadership activities, and support group activities. Chapter 5, Community Development Division, includes these activities: economic, environmental, human resources, citizenship, and agricultural awareness. Chapter 6 describes the winning Middle Grade Chapter and explains how to develop a program of activities. Chapters 7-8 provide tips for membership recruitment and National Chapter Award success. (YLB)
Descriptors: Achievement Rating, Agricultural Education, Awards, Community Development, Extracurricular Activities, High Schools, Innovation, Middle Schools, Organizational Effectiveness, Student Development, Student Organizations, Student Participation, Student Projects
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Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Department of Education, Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: National FFA Organization, Indianapolis, IN.