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The purpose of the Agricultural Education Career Development Event is to provide students with the opportunity to develop skills essential to a career in agricultural education. Key components of a successful agriculture educator include being able to develop lessons within the agricultural education pathways using a variety of hands on teaching strategies to reach a multitude of different learners.

State Submission      
Please submit lesson plan (in required template) and supplemental materials through this Google Form.  Remember that you must have advanced through as the 1st or 2nd place finalist in your District Ag Ed CDE.  Materials should be submitted by February 17th, 2024.  If your school does not allow Google, please email Megan Coy (

Current Rules and Scoresheets      
NameDate AddedSize
2023-2024 Ag Education Rules 8/2/2023 13 KB

Contest Resources      
NameDate AddedSize
2022 District 2 AgEd CDE written exam 2/8/2022 806 KB
Ag Ed Lesson Plan Template (PDF) 1/30/2019 147 KB
Ag Ed Lesson Plan Template (Word) 1/30/2019 48 KB
Ag Ed Rubrics 11/8/2021 429 KB
Ag Ed Rubrics - Word Version 11/8/2021 39 KB
State 2023 Test/Key 3/8/2023 34 KB

Archived Rules & Resources      
NameDate AddedSize
2021-2022 Ag Ed Rules 10/20/2022 18 KB
2022-2023 Ag Education Rules 8/2/2023 12 KB
Fall 2020 Ag Ed Rules 10/21/2021 631 KB


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