Sunday, September 24, 2017

Nominations open for U.S. Presidential Scholars Program

The Kentucky Department of Education (KDE) is accepting nominations for the U.S. Presidential Scholars Program.

NKU hosting program for gifted and talented students

Registration is open for the Northern Kentucky University’s Camp Innovation Pathways to College program this fall for students in grades K-8.

Students invited to apply to Commissioner’s Student Council

Applications are being accepted for the Commissioner’s Student Council, a student panel that meets with the commissioner of education and Kentucky Department of Education (KDE) staff.

Students invited to see Shakespeare’s ‘Macbeth’ in Murray

The Murray Shakespeare Festival will host two daytime performances of “Macbeth” for students March 7-8 at Murray State University’s Lovett Auditorium.

Grants available for projects on water quality, water conservation

The Kentucky Environmental Education Council will award $22,750 in grant funding to schools for service learning projects that focus on water quality or water conservation.

Funding available to establish TSA programs at middle, high schools

The Verizon Foundation and the Technology Student Association is offering a grant opportunity for new schools to help them launch a TSA program.

KDE seeks teachers to work on standards for Bible literacy courses

The Kentucky Department of Education is seeking three high school teachers to work on the development of standards for elective high school social studies Bible literacy courses.

Frazier museum presents student matinees on the works of Poe

The Frazier History Museum in Louisville is presenting a matinee series of “Tales of Poe: The Works of Edgar Allan Poe Brought to Life” for students in grades 6-12 Sept. 28-29 and Oct. 4-6 at the museum in Louisville.

KDE seeks teachers to participate in standards reviews

The Kentucky Department of Education (KDE) is seeking English/language arts and mathematics teachers from all grade levels to participate in review and revision of...

KDE seeking biology teachers’ input on end-of-course assessments

The Kentucky Department of Education (KDE) is seeking biology teachers to work on the development of new end-of-course assessments for biology that align with...