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Current Teachers

The UF/IFAS Department of Agricultural Education and Communication is proud to prepare students for careers as agriculture teachers, but we are also proud to support the teachers who are currently in the classroom. This page is a resource for any current teacher wanting to connect with others, find other resources to use with their students, and find professional development opportunities.

Statistic: 513 agriculture teachers in Florida

Statistic: 383 agriculture programs in Florida


Online Agricultural Education Resources

Are you looking for resources for your online learners? Have you been trying to find a lesson that works well for one of your units of instruction? Look no further! The UF/AEC Online Ag Ed Resources Page provides resources that support you in online learning, and that can be easily modified for traditional face-to-face learning. Be sure to check out our repository of resources for lesson relating to Animal Science, Food Science, Middle School Curriculum, SAE’s, the Ag Foundations course, and much more!


Agriscience Secondary Teacher Preparation Graduate Certificate

Are you an alternatively certified teacher who is looking for a pathway to your professional teaching certificate? Be sure to Agriscience Secondary Teacher Preparation Graduate Certificate, offered by UF/AEC, and approved by the Florida Department of Education as a route to certification. 


Florida Teacher Directory

Looking to connect with another agriculture teacher in Florida? Our current teacher directory can help! This page shows as much information we have for Florida's 500+ agriculture teachers. We know this information is constantly updating, so if you notice something needing changed, please send an email to Dr. Tre Easterly (tre.easterly@ufl.edu).


Teacher of Teachers

Huge thanks go to the 2021 Spring Cooperating Teachers! Our students could not have experienced the daily life of teaching ag without your support! 

Teacher in a classroom

Brooke Bailey
Santa Fe High School
4 years teaching
Intern: Jaymes Arbuckle
1st Intern

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Clay Brantley
Frostproof High School
21 years teaching, 10 years teaching Ag
Intern: Katy Gelb
1st Intern

Johanna Davis
Flagler Palm Coast High School
33 years teaching
Intern: Kamryn Davis
3rd Intern

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Erin Farquhar
Wesley Chapel High School
24 years teaching, 9 teaching ag
Intern: Any Kunzinger
3rd Intern

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Cassie Holder
Mebane Middle School
Intern: Kaleigh Gonzales
1st Intern

Brian Skipper
Santa Fe High School
7 years teaching
Intern: Maggie Reaves
2nd Intern

Jessica Switzer, Ag teacher

Jessica Switzer
Steinbrenner High School
5 years teaching
Intern: Sierra Haight
1st Intern