Thursday, March 23, 2017

Call Frankfort Cemetery to schedule your field trip to Boone’s grave

While a visit to Kentucky’s capital city isn’t complete without going to Frankfort Cemetery to see the burial site of Rebecca and Daniel Boone, cemetery officials are asking educators to let them know when a visit is scheduled to help ease traffic issues.

Delta Kappa Gamma award honors young female educator

The Delta Chapter of Kentucky Delta Kappa Gamma (DKG) is accepting applications for its Virginia Mutchler Young Woman Educator Award, which was established in honor of...

Grants available for research on Congress

The Dirksen Congressional Center is taking applications for grants to fund research on congressional leadership and the U.S. Congress. The grants program was developed to...

Clements award recognizes high school history, civics teachers

Applications are now being accepted for the Earle C. Clements Innovation in Education Award for Civics and History Teachers, which recognizes promising and innovative...

Deadline extended for Kentucky Reading Project

The deadline for the 2017 Kentucky Reading Project has been extended until March 15.

KSB accepting nominations for distinguished service award

The Kentucky School for the Blind is accepting nominations for the Paul J. Langan Distinguished Service Award, which is given to a Kentucky resident...

Lighthouse Guild offers scholarship to legally blind students

Lighthouse Guild, a not-for-profit vision and healthcare organization, offers college scholarships for students who are legally blind based on strong academic accomplishment and merit. Each...

The Race for Education offers equine-related scholarships

Students are invited to apply for scholarships offered by The Race for Education, which provides opportunities for educational success for young people with significant...

EKU planetarium offers three new shows for children

The Hummel Planetarium at Eastern Kentucky University in Richmond offers several academic field trips for students of various ages. The planetarium is offering three new...

ACT surveying how science, history are taught in grades K-3

ACT is conducting surveys with Kentucky teachers, principals and district leaders through March to better understand how schools prioritize teaching science and history/social studies...