Learning principles for students with special needs topic of Oct. 18 webinar

AMARILLO – “Successful Transition for Students with Special Needs: Advocating for Universal Design for Learning in Classrooms,” will be the topic of the Oct. 18 webinar hosted by Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service’s Texas Military Program. The one-hour webinar will begin at 10 a.m. and is free and open to anyone interested, but registration is […]

Edgewood ISD elementary students get opportunity to Learn, Grow, Eat and Go!

SAN ANTONIO –  More than 200 students from Alonso S. Perales Elementary School in the Edgewood Independent School District recently participated in the kickoff of a 10-week program being presented in low-income areas of Bexar County. The Learn, Grow, Eat and Go! initiative of the Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service and its Junior Master Gardener […]

Sorghum silage field day adds nutritional education to crop production

AMARILLO – When producers showed up to the annual Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service forage sorghum silage tour near Bushland, little did they know they would be getting a muffin and a nutrition education. Dr. Jourdan Bell, AgriLife Extension agronomist in Amarillo, added Lizabeth Gresham, AgriLife Extension family and consumer sciences agent for Potter County, […]

Leading Through Change virtual conference set Sept. 26-29

AMARILLO – The Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service and Military Families Learning Network military caregiving team will provide a four-day “Leading Through Change” virtual learning event for veteran-assisting professionals Sept. 26-29. The 2017 Military Families Learning Network Virtual Conference provides a unique opportunity to obtain professional development and interactive resources for end users who may […]

Texas Extension Specialists Association presents awards

COLLEGE STATION – The Texas Extension Specialists Association recognized Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service agents and associates for outstanding work with agency specialists at several events during the past few weeks. The association, also known as TESA, represents the interests of AgriLife Extension specialists, associates and assistants within AgriLife Extension and the Prairie View A&M […]

Estate planning webinar offered Aug. 15 for families with special needs

AMARILLO – “Estate Planning for Families with Special Needs” is the topic of the Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service’s Texas Military Program webinar on Aug. 15. The one-hour webinar will begin at 10 a.m. and is free and open to anyone interested, but registration is required, said Andrew Crocker, AgriLife Extension program specialist in gerontology […]