Build your network, your expertise, and your profile by becoming an active member of the North American Colleges and Teachers of Agriculture! NACTA can give you access to a worldwide network of active and like-minded people, and a really good way to do this is to become an active member of one of the committees helping to build the organization. If you would like to join in on a meeting in June, feel free to register by clicking a link below.

EITI Committee Meeting
June 10 from 12pm - 1pm CDT
The Educational Issues and Teaching Improvement Committee (a) solicits and responds to member needs regarding programs and activities for instructional improvement; (b) identifies, develops, sponsors, and conducts specific teaching and learning related activities such as Blue Ribbon presentations, round-tables, symposia, and workshops at the annual conferences; and (c) provides recommendations and assistance to the editor regarding the publishing of materials.
*To join this meeting please contact the chair, Brian Pearson, at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..
Committee meeting agenda
EITI Annual Report 2019-2020
2020 NACTA Proposed Bylaws Changes

Teacher Recognition Committee Meeting
June 11 from 1pm - 2pm CDT
The Teacher Recognition Committee: (a) establishes and publishes policies and guidelines for the teaching awards; (b) receives nomination materials; (c) determines the award recipients; and (d) posts the names of award recipients to the NACTA Teaching Awards website.
Sample committee meeting agenda

Experiential Learning Committee Meeting
June 11 from 3pm - 4pm CDT
The Undergraduate Experiential Learning Committee: (a) collaborates with the judging conference liaison to intentionally extend the purposes of NACTA through the Judging conference; (b) explores creative opportunities for NACTA to enhance undergraduate experiential learning; (c) develops stronger career preparation and skill development opportunities through enhanced relationships with agricultural and environmental business leaders and companies; and (d) works with the Educational Issues and Teaching Improvement Committee to recommend programs for the annual conference focused on the implementation and assessment of experiential learning activities.
Sample committee meeting agenda

Journal Awards Committee Meeting
June 15 from 1pm - 2pm CDT
The Journal Award Committee: (a) establishes policies and guidelines for the journal awards; (b) evaluates articles in each volume of the Journal; and (c) determines the award recipients.
Sample committee meeting agenda

Membership Committee Meeting
June 15 from 2pm - 3pm CDT
The Membership and Public Relations Committee: (a) provides recommendations to the Executive Committee regarding membership policies and procedures: (b) conducts membership recruitment activities, an (c) conducts public relations activities.
Sample committee meeting agenda

You may also join the annual business meeting, presented in conjunction with the 2020 awards recognition. To join, please register for the 2020 NACTA Virtual Conference and select Awards and Anual Business Meeting as part of your personal agenda. 


Register for the 2020 NACTA Virtual Conference here