June 18-19, 2020
College of DuPage
Glen Ellyn, Illinois
The 2020 landscape Faculty Academy is being held June 18-19 at College of DuPage in Glen Ellyn, Illinois. Horticulture, turf and landscape educators from across the country will spend two days networking and learning about irrigation-related curriculum that can be used in the classroom. The event is free to attend, and grant assistance to aid with travel expenses is available on a first-come, first-served basis with preference given to those whose institutions can provide partial financial support. It is open to all instructors teaching at high schools and two- and four-year institutions.
2020 session details coming soon!
The sessions for the 2019 event include:
- Catch Can & Soil Moisture Sensor Auditing Hands-on
- Irrigation 101 (June 19)
- Irrigation Scheduling
- Programming With Conventional & Smart Controllers Lab
- Soil Moisture Sensor Lab
- Tour of the Rutgers Turf Research Farm
- Tour of the Rutgers Practice Football Facility
Those who are IA-certified will receive 12.25 CEUs for this year’s event.
Take a look at the 2019 complete schedule and travel details. More information on the 2020 program is coming soon!