Case Institute

Curriculum for Agricultural Science Education. CASE Institutes are intense professional development sessions about Agricultural Sciences.  CASE Institutes are held twice each summer at South Central College in North Mankato and once at Central Lakes College in Brainerd. These sessions are available to all agricultural educators and provides free updates to agriculture curriculum in the classroom.

2018 CASE Institutes

June 10 – 20; Agriculture, Food & Natural Resources
  • Week 1 will be at New Sweden Dairy
  • Week 2 will be at South Central College
  • Cost will be $2,600 which includes hotel, food, lab kits and supplies
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July 16 – 25; Natural Resources and Ecology
  • Will be at Central Lakes College and will visit Camp Ripley Military Reserve
  • Cost will $2,600 which includes hotel, food, lab kits and supplies
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July 30 – Aug. 9; Food Science and Safety 
  • Will be at South Central College
  • Cost will be $2,600 which includes hotel, food, lab kits and supplies
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For more information and to register please visit case4learning.org. Don’t miss out on these wonderful opportunities!


Energy Education for Educators

These workshops will include: classroom presentations, curriculum, hands on demonstrations, lab kits and industry tours, the opportunity to book the Energy Trailer for your school. Registration information and workshop details to come at a later date. For additional information contact Rose Patzer at rose.patzer@mnwest.edu or Bruce Peterson at bruce.peterson@mnwest.edu.

June 11- 12

Minnesota State University, Mankato

June 13- 14

Fond Du Lac Tribal and Community College, Cloquet MN

June 18- 19

Central Lakes College, Staples MN

June 20- 21 

Century College, White Bear Lake MN