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Home Baking Educator and Youth Awards

Each year, the Home Baking Association recognizes outstanding baking educators, as well as students who are making an impact in their communities through baking. We are pleased this year's deadline has been extended to May 1st in order to allow busy educators and students additional time to prepare their entries.

If you or someone you know is making a difference in the lives of others through baking, consider submitting an entry by May 1st. You may be eligible to win $1000, complimentary HBA and member resources, and the honor of being celebrated in Home Baking Association promotional outreach. Visit for full entry guidelines.

Click here for all the details for the Educator Award  
Click here for all the details for the Youth Award 

Let's get started baking!
- Home Baking Association

Georgia ACTE Summer Pre-conference Workshops

Registration will be opening soon on CTAERN for the following GACTE preconference sessions held on June 9:

FCCLA Adviser Bootcamp
Sunday, June 9th from 1:00PM-5:00PM

New Teacher Networking Workshop
Sunday, June 9th from 11:00AM -12:00PM

** You do not have to be registered for the GACTE Conference to attend these preconference sessions.  Registration opens soon at **

GACTE Summer Conference will be held June 10-13 - registration for the full conference can be found at: 

SCAD Educator Forum at SCAD Savannah

*Registration is now open!*

June 23-28,2024   Program details 

At the SCAD Educator Forum, or SEF, educators revitalize their creative energy while learning new skills through a variety of educational and recreational activities in the midst of a bustling art scene.  

Educators will receive a certificate awarding 20 hours of instruction.  

If an educator has three or more students sign up for SCAD Summer Seminars, he or she would be eligible for a scholarship to SEF.  

Email Kimya if you have any questions:

New and improved option to pay ACTE/GACTE/GATFACS membership dues!


Dues payment includes:

  • ACTE Membership Dues $80
  • Additional Division Dues $10 each (if applicable)
  • State Association Dues $35
  • State Division Dues $15

Base Total $130 (add $10 for additional dues if applicable)


  • Payment must be paid by October 31st. (postmarked by October 21st)
  • Please make checks payable to GATFACS. (school or system checks only)
  • Form or list of names for whom the payment is for should accompany check - if school or system is paying for multiple people.

Send payment to:

PO Box 996
Buena Vista, GA 31803


Invoices will not be automatically emailed. Invoices will be sent to the email provided within 10 business days.

If you have questions, email Megan Scott at

2023 GATFACS Fall Newsletter

In our newsletter you will find essential updates about GATFACS as well as membership/renewal and our Winter Conference Registration at the Great Wolf Lodge!
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Join or Renew your ACTE membership!

Must be up to date for GATFACS and GACTE conferences

Join/Renew here: