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

For those of you that also attended the Beginning Teacher Workshop in
August, you will receive 1 PLU for attending both workshops.  This will
meet the requirement for 1 yearly PLU that is required with your program of

Please respond to this email and let me know you will be attending by
Friday, Jan 5th.
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.

*Winter Beginning Teacher Workshop*

Tuesday, January 16, 2017

(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

10:05              Meeting Extended Day/ Year Standards    Ricky Wheeler

10:25              Middle School Record Books                    Kevin Jump

10:45              National FFA Week Observation                 Ricky

11:05              State FFA Degrees
 Barry Norris

11:30               Proficiency Applications
Kevin Jump

12:00               Lunch provided by GVATA

1:00                 National Chapter Applications
Barry Norris

1:30                 Secretary Books
Ricky Wheeler

                        Reporters Book
     Barry Norris

                       Treasurer Book
      Kevin Jump

2:30                 Adjourn

Thank you,
Melissa Riley

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