KDE’s three-year initiative is designed to expand access to and participation in computer science courses and bring advanced coursework to underserved students.
The Kentucky Department of Education is gathering feedback about possible changes to high school graduation requirements.
Live online events, regional learning events and a hashtag are part of an educator-led initiative to help schools and districts make the most of digital tools.
Graves Central Elementary, recognized as a 2017 Blue Ribbon School by the U.S. Department of Education, credits the recognition to the school's family atmosphere and strong belief in students' ability to succeed.
Districts across the state are teaching their students what they need to be successful in the workplace.
Jefferson County's Sheri A. Rhodes said she felt like she was failing her gifted students because so much of her time was being spent on students who were below grade level, but then she discovered how differentiated instruction could help everyone in her classroom.
Teaching is a demanding profession. To celebrate National Teacher Appreciation Week, scheduled for May 7-11, I'd like to thank all of Kentucky's educators for the outstanding things they do for their students every day.
I've recorded a new short video for all of Kentucky's teachers to share my priorities in education. Please take a few minutes to watch this video and thank you for all you do for the Commonwealth's children.
Fleming County's Amy Bolar said when you are trying to get student buy-in, it might be best to focus your efforts on a particular small set of students.
Kenton County's Amelia Brown says pursuing National Board certification is a major investment of time and resources, but teachers and students benefit by trying to stretch their abilities.
Boone County's Stacey Russell explains how the role of school counselor has changed over the years and why it's so important for counselors to have the time to focus on student needs.
The Kentucky Association of School Administrators announced the finalists for the 2018 Fred Award.
Gov. Matt Bevin announced an innovative new registered apprenticeship pilot program aimed at strengthening social services careers throughout the Commonwealth.
Jessica Dueñas, a 10-year teaching veteran who has taught special education classes for three years at Oldham County Middle School, is the 2019 Kentucky Teacher of the Year.
The Kentucky Department of Education is seeking feedback on the revised Kentucky Academic Standards for Reading and Writing, formerly known as English/language arts standards.
The Kentucky Department of Education is seeking public comment on its request for a waiver to use carryover federal funds rather than returning them to the federal government.
The Louisville Writing Project will host the 2018-19 Adolescent Literacy Project, a literacy-focused workshop for middle school mathematics and science teachers July 17-20.
Jennifer Burton, a teacher at Henry Clay High School (Fayette County), has been named the Kentucky Association of Family and Consumer Sciences’ 2018 Teacher of the Year.
Pearson has ended its contract with the Kentucky Department of Education for the Educator Development Suite (EDS). Schools and districts will have no access after June 30 to any of the data they have entered into CIITS/EDS for the purpose of educators’ evaluations.
EdCampKY, an educator-driven professional development conference, will be held July 10 at Valley High School in Louisville.
The Kentucky Girls STEM Collaborative (KGSC) will host its annual conference June 21 at the University of Kentucky’s Jacobs Science Building in Lexington.