For those of you in your beginning years of teachers or student teaching please make plans to attend the new teacher workshop that will be held, Thursday January 16th, before Mid-Winter conference.  The workshop agenda, time, and location can be found below. 

Please respond to this email and let me know you will be attending by Wednesday, Jan 8th. 
If you have other items that you think need to be covered at the workshop please email me so we can work them into the schedule. 

New Teacher Workshop


Thursday, January 16, 2014

(before GVATA Mid-Winter Conference)



Walters Hall

Covington, GA


10:00AM – 2:30 PM






This workshop is designed to help teachers in their first few years of teaching fill out successful student leadership applications.




10:00               Welcome                                           Chris Corzine              


10:15               Middle School Record Books               Melissa Riley


10:30               National FFA Week Observation          Melissa Riley


11:00               State FFA Degrees                             Ricky Wheeler


11:30               Proficiency Applications                      Kevin Jump


12:00               Lunch provided by GVATA


1:00                 National Chapter Applications              Melissa Riley


1:30                 Secretary Books                                 Melissa Riley

                        Reporters Book                                  Ricky Wheeler

                       Treasurer Book                                    Kevin Jump


2:30                 Adjourn

Melissa Riley
Central Region Ag Education
Horticulture Teacher
1005 State University Drive,  Box 4060
Fort Valley, GA 31030
office - 478-825-6067
cell - 478-973-4071
fax - 478-825-6980