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.

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.

NKU to offer two environmental education graduate courses

Northern Kentucky University is offering two condensed online graduate courses in environmental education during the upcoming fall semester.

UK to hold agriculture Biotech Day

The University of Kentucky College of Agriculture, Food and Environment will host Biotech Day for high school students, parents and teachers July 22 in the Plant Science Building on the UK campus in Lexington.

KDE seeks reviewers for science instruction materials

The Kentucky Department of Education (KDE) is seeking applicants for the 2017-18 school year to review nonbasal instructional materials that support science instruction.

KDE encouraging students to take part in summer reading programs

The Kentucky Department of Education (KDE) and the Kentucky Department for Libraries and Archives are encouraging students to participate in the state’s 2017 summer reading programs. This year’s theme is, “Build a Better World,” and it focuses on STEM activities.

Nominate schools, individuals for environmental awards

Nominations are open for the Kentucky Association for Environmental Education’s 2017 Excellence in EE Awards, which recognize the outstanding achievements of individuals, organizations, agencies,...

Nominations open for Stand Up for STEM Award

Million Women Mentors – Kentucky is accepting nominations for its Stand Up for STEM Award, which is given to an individual, organization or company...