Dr. Rebekah Epps
Assistant Professor of Agricultural Education
Ph.D. (2010) Agricultural Education, The Ohio State University
University of Kentucky, Assistant Professor—2010 to present
Courses Teaching at UK
AED/FCS 362 Field Experience in Career and Technical Education
The development and retention of secondary agricultural educators and the assessment of student learning.
Research Journal Articles
Connors, J. J., Falk, J. M., & Epps, R. B. (2010). Recounting the legacy: The history and use of FFA camps for leadership and recreation. Journal of Agricultural Education,51(1).
Other Papers, Posters, and Presentations
Epps, R. B., Foor, R. M., & Cano, J. (2010). Keepers, stayers, leavers, and lovers: Are there teacher efficacy and job satisfaction differences between novice and experienced teachers? Proceedings of the 37th annual National Agricultural Education Research Conference, Omaha, NE.
Epps, R.B., Foor, R. M., & Cano, J. (2009). Relationship between teacher efficacy and job satisfaction among secondary agricultural educators. Annual North Central American Association of Agricultural Educators Research Conference, Lincoln, NE.
Epps, R. B., Foor, R. M., & Cano, J. (2009). Level of job satisfaction and teacher efficacy among secondary agricultural educators. North American Colleges and Teachers of Agriculture Conference. Stillwater, OK.
Foster, D. D., & Epps, R. B. (2008). Revisiting the senior capstone experience: Developing cooperative professionals Poster Proceedings of the Annual North Central American Association of Agricultural Educators Research Conference. Ithaca, NY, 62-65.
Foor, R., Epps, R., Falk, J., Foster, D., & Simonsen, J. (2008, November/December). Oh, the places you’ll go…and the questions you’ll ask! The Agricultural Education Magazine, 80.
Awards and Honors
Union Grove High School
The University of Georgia
Membership in Professional Organizations
American Association of Agriculture Educators (AAAE)