Youth Development & Agricultural Education Strategic Plan
Download the Youth Development & Agricultural Education Strategic Plan for 2016-2021
GOAL 3: Engage Communities for Social Impact
Engage with youth and adults to facilitate expansion of
human capacity and programs in AFNR education and science
communication to meet socially impactful community needs.
- Create innovative, multi-disciplinary, educational programming for
diverse audiences, using evidence-based discoveries to address
STEM-related issues relevant to Indiana and beyond.
- Assess, research, and create appropriate engagement and delivery systems
tailored to specific and diverse audiences seeking to understand STEM
- Seize new opportunities to promote effective access and use of science-based resources
and programs that better engage stakeholders and address societal challenges and inform social
policies and practices.
- Strengthen partnerships among Extension and other educational entities in more accessible and
seamless continuing education opportunities in AFNR and related disciplines.