As more technology is put into students’ hands, efforts are underway to urge districts to ensure that teachers know how to use it in their classrooms.
The last day of school at Taylorsville Elementary School carried with it an extra sense of finality this year, as students and teachers will move to a new building next school year.
The Jefferson County school won a 2016 National Blue Ribbon Award.
Thousands of Kentuckians have had a say in the new system designed to make it easier for residents to see progress being made in the Commonwealth’s classrooms.
Belinda Furman of Grant County was named the 2018 Elementary School Teacher of the Year and Jennifer Meo-Sexton was named the 2018 Middle School Teacher of the Year.
Kentucky is now one of the national leaders in student empowerment due to a $41 million Race-to-the Top-District grant the U.S. Department of Education awarded in 2013 for a project between the Green River Regional Educational Cooperative and the Ohio Valley Educational Cooperative.
Commissioner Stephen Pruitt discusses effective mental health prevention and intervention approaches and resources for the K-12 system.
What happens when you combine six creative teachers, 150 enthusiastic 2nd-graders and a desire for project-based learning? You get six totally amazing and highly successful businesses!
This summer, we are working on the standards for both English/language arts (E/LA) and mathematics. Please take some time and give us your thoughts on our draft standards and let us know how they can be improved.
It is Teacher Appreciation Week – a time that should be celebrated on the highest levels, but is often overlooked. So, if you will...
Each May the Kentucky School for the Blind (KSB) celebrates Founder’s Day, an event that commemorates its rich history of providing educational services to Kentucky students who are blind and visually impaired. This year’s event is especially significant because the school is celebrating its 175th anniversary.
Gov. Matt Bevin made several appointments to Kentucky boards and commissions.
The kick off for developing new End of Course Assessments for English 2 and Algebra 2 – which will be field tested in the spring of 2018 – will take place in July.
The Kentucky Summer Food Service Program is once again making sure students’ stomachs are full even when classrooms are empty.
Kentucky Commissioner of Education Stephen Pruitt has been named to the new Kentucky Work Matters Task Force.
The Kentucky Department of Education has begun the review and revision process for current academic standards in health education and physical education.
The Kentucky Science Teachers Association is accepting proposals for its KSTA Annual Conference & Professional Learning, which will be Nov. 9-11 at the Lexington Convention Center and Hyatt Regency Hotel in Lexington.
Kentucky Educational Television has changed the name of KET Distance Learning to KET Online Campus.
Kentucky was recognized for its commitment to provide high-speed internet access to all students in the Commonwealth in Education Week’s annual Technology Counts edition.
The Monroe Carrell Jr. Children’s Hospital at Vanderbilt will hold its Youth Sports Safety Conference and Celebration Gala July 13-14 at the Vanderbilt University Recreation and Wellness Center in Nashville, Tenn.
ParentCamp, a national organization that holds “unconferences” for parents and educators, will host its first event in Kentucky, ParentCampNKY, on June 24 at Boone County High School in Florence.