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. Section I includes responses to the quality criteria requirements of the Agriculture Incentive Grant. These documents are currently used for the Agriculture Incentive Grant review process at Santa Ynez High School conducted by representatives of the California Department of Education. Section II consists of documents included for support, which include a comprehensive program plan. This plan includes information used to receive state/local funding, federal funding, outline the goals and objectives of the program; along with an overview of Santa Ynez High School, the agriculture program and community. Section III is a student manual for the Vine Pruning Career Development event in the Future Farmers of America program. This internship demonstrated qualification as a ‘highly qualified teacher’.