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From: Borden, Jay <[log in to unmask]>
Date: Wed, Apr 17, 2019 at 1:27 PM
Subject: New Teacher Opening at Harris County High School

We are adding a new position at Harris County High School and teaching one block at the Middle School. I would be glad to answer any questions if needed. The application can be found here https://www.applitrack.com/harrisk12/onlineapp/jobpostings/view.asp?category=High+School+TeachingThe job description is below.

Agriscience Instructor

Job Description:


The Agriscience teacher is responsible for teaching approved state standards in agriculture to students in grades 6 – 12 grade. The teacher will instruct classes at both Harris County Carver Middle and Harris County High School. Harris County Carver Middle will be a new charter. It is the responsibility of the teacher to work with the local agriculture teachers, administrators, and community leaders to organize and conduct an instructional program that will use strategies for integrating academics with career and technical focus and techniques. The current focus of the program is Horticulture, Forestry, Animal Science, Leadership and General Agriculture Concepts. The instructor will provide information to students regarding career pathways as a guide to achieving necessary skills for education and/or employment beyond high school. This includes providing students with educational and experiential learning experience leading to college and career preparation, enhance youth leadership and FFA as an integral part of instruction.


In addition, the Agriculture Teacher will serve as a co-advisor for the High School FFA chapter and advisor of the Middle School FFA Chapter. They will work with agriculture professionals and post-secondary partners to maximize opportunities for student learning both within and outside the classroom and plan and conduct an organized program of instruction and/or community involvement with adults. Most of this instruction will be provided after school, at night, and during the summer. Lastly, the Agriculture Teacher will assume a responsible role in public and professional relations by actively participating in civic, professional, agricultural, and other community organizations.


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Christa Steinkamp

Georgia Agricultural Education

Curriculum & Technology Director

1420 Experiment Station Road

Watkinsville, GA 30677
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706-244-8991 Cell

Agricultural Education Mission

"To be a premier learning system that delivers agricultural, environmental and leadership education programs and services."