Factors Influencing or Discouraging Secondary School Students' FFA Participation.

  title={Factors Influencing or Discouraging Secondary School Students' FFA Participation.},
  author={Kirstin C. Phelps and Anna L. Henry and William A. Bird},
  journal={Journal of Agricultural Education},
  • Kirstin C. Phelps, Anna L. Henry, William A. Bird
  • Published 2012
  • Economics
  • Journal of Agricultural Education
  • Modern adolescents are faced with a variety of choices regarding how to spend their free time. As recruitment and increased student participation continues to be a major priority of the National FFA Organization, it is essential to explore the reasons why students make the choice to become or not to become a member of FFA. This study was a part of a larger, collective case study of members and non– members in school–based agricultural education programs located in ten small town, rural, and… CONTINUE READING
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