Master of Agricultural Education
Agricultural Education and Communication Department
This internship/project report includes validation documents required in meeting the quality criteria for secondary-level programs of instruction in agriculture. The documents are concurrently used for the Agriculture Incentive Grant review process at Golden West High School conducted by representatives of the California Department of Education. The internship included the practical application of occupational skills related to the horticulture industry and modification to the Ornamental Horticulture Unit at Golden West High School by implementing a sprinkler system. Practical application included daily maintenance of greenhouse and nursery stock, integrated past management, propagation and retail and selling of student grown projects.