Texas A&M Extension Educator Receives USDA Award

Stephen D. Green received the 2016 Excellence in Extension Award last week for his “visionary leadership, excellence in programming and positive impact on [his] community.” Community impact is a core value of Cooperative Extension; it helps take the land-grant research and expertise and spread it across the country.

Stephen Green is an Assistant Direct and child development expert at Texas A&M Agrilife Extension. Over his 15-year career Green has developed programs like Fathers Reading Every Day, a highly effective program that builds kids’ early literacy. Other teacher-facing programs like the Early Childhood Educator Online Training Program help educators with their professional development. Green is also a prolific speaker and writer, having delivered hundreds of educational presentations and authored 60 articles.

Read more about the award here!

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