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Extension Faculty Development Academy

Florida Extension requires new extension faculty to attend two sessions of the Extension Faculty Development Academy during their first year of hire. These trainings relate to teaching and learning, program development, and program evaluation. New extension faculty must attend Session A before they can attend Session B. The Academy supplements CED/DED training and information provided by your mentor. New 4-H faculty will have additional development opportunities provided by the State 4-H staff; please check with your RSA for more information.

State Extension Trainings for 2016-2017 include the following dates:

    Fall Dates

  • Extension Faculty Development Academy - Session A - August 17-19, 2016
  • Extension Faculty Development Academy - Session B - October 25-27, 2016

    Spring Dates

  • Extension Faculty Development Academy - Session A - January 24-26, 2017
  • Extension Faculty Development Academy - Session B - April 18-20, 2017
  • Mentor/Protege' Biographical Sketch Form