Thursday, June 22, 2017

Proposals sought for science teachers’ conference

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.

KET Distance Learning changes name to KET online campus

Kentucky Educational Television has changed the name of KET Distance Learning to KET Online Campus.

Kentucky recognized for internet access

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.

Vanderbilt children’s hospital to host Youth Sports Safety Conference

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 to hold its first Kentucky ‘unconference’ in Florence

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.

KDE, AdvancEd hosting continuous improvement summit

The Kentucky Department of Education and AdvancEd will host the Kentucky Continuous Improvement Summit on Sept. 18-19 at the Lexington Convention Center.

Murray State offering program, resources for economic education

The Murray State University Center for Economic Education will host a free professional learning program June 19-20 at two locations in western Kentucky.

Math, CTE teachers can collaborate in Morehead State project

The Morehead State University 21st Century Education Enterprise is offering a professional learning project in which high school mathematics and career and technical education teachers will collaborate to design and implement mathematical practices aimed at improving college and career readiness.

Learning from Kentucky’s Classrooms Conference scheduled for September

Learn from Kentucky educators during the 3rd Annual Learning from Kentucky’s Classrooms Conference in Bowling Green.

Teachers invited to program on ‘The Hunger Games’

The Frazier History Museum will host a professional learning program for teachers in conjunction with its new exhibit, “The Hunger Games: The Exhibition,” on June 24 at the museum in Louisville.