Academic journal article NACTA Journal

Message from the 2018-2019 NACTA President

Academic journal article NACTA Journal

Message from the 2018-2019 NACTA President

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NACTA is a professional organization for post-secondary educators of agricultural, environmental, natural, and life sciences; and so much more. It is a social group of like-minded professionals many of whom have made lasting friendships as well as fruitful academic collaborations. The organization supports professional development and provides a respected publication outlet for research on teaching and learning. NACTA also supports many grants, awards, and honors for the membership to recognize professional excellence and contributions to the betterment of the NACTA organization as a whole.

My involvement with NACTA began when I started my faculty career as a newly minted PhD. I was encouraged to participate in the annual conference by my new colleagues, and I haven't looked back in the ensuing 20+ years. Over these years, I have found NACTA to be extremely beneficial professionally, and one of the most enjoyable organizations to be involved with personally. I believe the network of agriculture educators created by NACTA provides a wonderful space for graduate students, new, mid-career, and senior faculty to all engage in constructive conversations about teaching and learning.

As the 2018-19 President, I look forward to serving the NACTA membership and building on the positive direction I believe the organization is headed. …

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