Wednesday, June 20, 2018

Nominations open for annual environmental education awards

The Kentucky Association for Environmental Education is accepting nominations for its annual Excellence in Environmental Education Awards.

KDE, AdvancEd hosting continuous improvement summit

The Kentucky Department of Education and AdvancEd will host the Kentucky Continuous Improvement Summit on Sept. 17-18 at the Lexington Convention Center.

Spectator sports safety conference coming to Louisville

The National Center for Spectator Sports Safety and Security will hold its annual National Sports Safety and Security Conference and Exhibition July 9-12 at the Louisville Marriott Downtown.

New PBIS video modules available

The Kentucky Department of Education has made the 2018 installment of positive behavioral intervention and support video modules available to educators.

Apply to help KDE set standards for science assessments

The Kentucky Department of Education (KDE) is seeking applicants to complete the process of setting standards for the science assessments in grades 4 and 7.

Kentucky Science Center hosting STEM summits for students

The Kentucky Science Center is hosting the Future STEM Professionals Summit for middle school and high school students June 16 at Genscape in Louisville and June 22 at Lexmark in Lexington.

Fellowship offers training on teaching Dharmic religions

The Uberoi Foundation for Religious Studies is accepting applications for the Uberoi Foundation Fellowship for Teaching Dharmic Traditions, which will offer training at Bellarmine University in Louisville July 9-13.

KEEC offers environmental educator certification course

The Kentucky Environmental Education Council (KEEC) is accepting applications for its 2018-19 Professional Environmental Educator Certification course, which will be held in four workshops from October to March.

Daviess nurse named Kentucky School Nurse of the Year

Sheila Estes, a nurse in the Daviess County schools, has been named the 2018 Kentucky School Nurse of the Year by the Kentucky School Nurse Association.

Summer Math Challenge can help students retain math skills

The Summer Math Challenge, a free mathematics skills program from the Quantile Framework for Mathematics, is open to students who have completed grades 1-8.