Agricultural Literacy Search Terms

Agricultural Literacy Terminology and Relevant Publications
Key Word
Article Title
Article Author(s) & Year
URL/Publication Information
Agricultural Literacy
A definition and the concepts of agricultural literacy: a national study.
Martin Frick
http://lib.dr.iastate.edu/cgi/viewcontent.cgi?article=10365&context=rtd

Rural and inner city high school student knowledge and perception of agriculture.
Martin Frick, Robert Birkenholz, Harrison Gardener, Krissanna Machtmes
http://www.jae-online.org/attachments/article/592/36-04-01.pdf

Pilot study of agricultural literacy. Final report.
Meischen, D. L., & Trexler, C. J.
Journal of Agricultural Education, 44(1), 43-55. doi: 10.5032/jae.2003.01043

Rural elementary students’ understandings of science and agricultural education benchmarks related to meat and livestock
Meischen, D. L., & Trexler, C. J.
Journal of Agricultural Education, 44(1), 43-55. doi: 10.5032/jae.2003.01043

Agricultural literacy: Clarifying a vision for practical application
Powell, D., Agnew, D., & Trexler, C.
Journal of Agricultural Education, 49(1), 85-98. doi: 10.5032/jae.2008.01085




Food Literacy
Defining food literacy and its components.
Helen Vigden, Danielle Gallegos
http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S019566631400018X

Eating the world: food literacy and its place in secondary school classrooms.
Erin Stinson
http://dspace.library.uvic.ca:8080/handle/1828/2841

Food education as food literacy: privatized and gendered food knowledge in contemporary Japan.
Aya Kimura
http://link.springer.com/article/10.1007/s10460-010-9286-6

Insight from the public on home economics and formal food literacy
Donna Pendergast, Susanne Garvis, Harry Kanasa
http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/j.1552-3934.2011.02079.x/full

Food Literacy Partners Program: a strategy to increase community food literacy
Kathryn Kolasa et al.
http://journals.lww.com/topicsinclinicalnutrition/Abstract/2001/16040/Food_Literacy_Partners_Program__A_Strategy_To.2.aspx




Agrifood Literacy
Elementary and middle school teacher ideas about the agrifood system and their evaluation of agrisystem stakeholders’ suggestions for education
Cary Trexler, Thomas Johnson, Kirk Heinze
http://bern.library.nenu.edu.cn/upload/soft/0-a/41-01-30.pdf

A qualitative study of agricultural literacy in urban youth: understanding for democratic participation in renewing the agrifood system
Alexander Hess, Cary Trexler
http://eric.ed.gov/?id=EJ955704

A qualitative study of agriculture literacy in urban youth: what do elementary students understand about the agrifood system?
Alexander Hess, Cary Trexler
http://eric.ed.gov/?id=EJ956096




School Gardens
Can a hands on teaching tool affect students' attitudes and behaviors regarding fruit and vegetables?
Sarah Lineberger, Jayne Zajicek
http://horttech.ashspublications.org/content/10/3/593.short

The effects of school gardens on students and schools: conceptualization and considerations for maximizing healthy development
Emily Ozer
http://heb.sagepub.com/content/34/6/846.short

School gardens: an experiential learning approach for a nutrition education program to increase fruit and vegetable knowledge preference and consumption among second grade students
Sonya Parmer, Jill Salisbury-Glennon, David Shannon, Barbara Struempler
http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S1499404608007008

Multicultural school gardens: creating engaging garden spaces in learning about language, culture, and environment
Amy Cutter-MacKenzie
http://new-library.lakeheadu.ca/index.php/cjee/article/view/891

Impact of garden-based learning on academic outcomes in schools: Synthesis of research between 1990-2010
Williams, D. R., & Dixon, P. S. (2013)
Review of Educational Research, 83, 211-235. doi: 10.3102/0034654313475824




Natural Resources Literacy
A review of tools for incorporating community knowledge, preferences, and values into decision making in natural resources management
Timothy Lynam, Wil de Jong, Douglas Sheil, T. Kusumanto, Kirsten Evans
http://www.mtnforum.org/sites/default/files/publication/files/1730.pdf

Reconciling agricultural productivity and environmental integrity: a grand challenge for agriculture
Phillip Robertson, Scott Swinton
http://www.esajournals.org/doi/abs/10.1890/1540-9295(2005)003%5B0038:RAPAEI%5D2.0.CO%3B2

Environmental and agricultural literacy education
D. Hubert, A. Frank, C. Igo
http://link.springer.com/article/10.1023/A:1005260816483

Hands on activities and challenge tests in agricultural and environmental education
D. D. Poudel, L. M. Vincent, C. Anzalone, J. Huner, D. Wollard, T. Clement, A. DeRamus & G. Blakewood
http://www.tandfonline.com/doi/abs/10.3200/JOEE.36.4.10-22




STEM Literacy
Learning for STEM literacy: STEM literacy for learning
Alan Zollman
http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/j.1949-8594.2012.00101.x/full

STEM, STEM education, STEMmania
Mark Sanders
https://vtechworks.lib.vt.edu/bitstream/handle/10919/51616/STEMmania.pdf?sequence=1&isAllowed=y

What is STEM? A discussion about conceptions of STEM in education and partnerships
Jonathan Breiner, Shelly Sheats-Harkness, Carla Johnson, Catherine Koehler
http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/j.1949-8594.2011.00109.x/full

Effects of integrative approaches among science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) subjects on student’s learning: a preliminary meta-analysis
Kurt Becker, Kyungsuk Park
http://search.proquest.com/openview/865fa033fdc4c40d761bf9f300ce5469/1?pq-origsite=gscholar




Agricultural Careers
Employers perceptions of recent agricultural communications graduates’ workplace habits and communication skills
Erica Irlbeck, Cindy Akers
http://eric.ed.gov/?id=EJ871225

What a degree in agricultural leadership really means: exploring student conceptualization
Lori Moore, Summer Odom, Kari Moore
http://www.jae-online.org/attachments/article/1793/jae54.4.pdf

Employer perceptions of the preparation of agricultural and extension education graduates
Donna Graham
http://files.eric.ed.gov/fulltext/ED462281.pdf




Animals and Plants in the Classroom
Using interactions between children and companion animals to build skills in self-regulation and emotion regulation
Boyer, W.
In M. R. Jalongo (Ed.), Teaching compassion: Humane education in early childhood (pp. 33-47). New York: Springer.

Animals in the classroom
Gee, N. R.
In P. McCradle, S. McCune, J. A. Griffin, L. Esposito, & L. S. Freund (Eds.), Animals in our lives: Human-animal interaction in family, community, and therapeutic settings (pp. 117-141). Baltimore, MD: Paul. H. Brooks.

The challenge to care in schools: An alternative approach to education
Noddings, N.
New York: Teacher College Press.




Critical Pedagogy in the Classroom
Education for Critical Consciousness
Freire, P.
New York: Seabury Press.

The AgroEcological-Educator: Food-based community development
Wight, R. A.
Community Development Journal, 49(2), 198-213.

Reclaiming the rural: Essays on literacy, rhetoric, and pedagogy (pp. 34-51)
Brewster, C.
Carbondale, IL: South Illinois University Press




Food Justice
Learning to see food justice
Dixon, B.
Agriculture and Human Values, 31, 175-184. doi: 10.1007/s10460-013-9465-3

Whose right to (farm) the city? Race and food justice activism in post-Katrina New Orleans
Passidomo, C.
Agriculture and Human Values, 31, 385-396. doi: 10.1007/s10460-014-9490-x

Food system literacy
Widener, P., & Karides, M.
Food Culture & Society, 17(4), 665-687. doi: 10.2752/175174444X4400067-4610916




EcoJustice or EcoPedagogy
The culture of denial: Why the environmental movement needs a strategy for reforming universities and public schools
Bowers, C. A.
Albany, NY: State University of New York Press.

Educating for eco-justice and community
Bowers, C. A.
Athens, GA: University of Georgia Press.

EcoJustice education: Toward diverse, democratic, and sustainable communities
Martusewic, R. A., Edmundson, J., & Lupinacci, J.
New York: Routledge.

Critical pedagogy, ecoliteracy, & planetary crisis: The ecopedagogy movement
Kahn, R.
New York: Peter Lang Publishing.