Tuesday, October 17, 2017

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...

KET launches 24-hour channel for PBS Kids programming

Kentucky Educational Television (KET) has launched a new 24-hour channel – KET PBS Kids – that features free, full-time children’s programming that will be...

Kentucky Teacher Hall of Fame accepting nominations

Nominations are open for the 2018 class of inductees into the Gov. Louie B. Nunn Kentucky Teacher Hall of Fame. The Kentucky Teacher Hall of...

Teachers invited to preview ‘Hunger Games’ exhibit

The Frazier History Museum will host a free teacher preview night of its new exhibition, “The Hunger Games: The Exhibition,” on April 19 at...

Teachers invited to participate in pilot testing of biology assessments

The American Association for the Advancement of Science’s (AAAS) Project 2061 is seeking the help of high school science teachers in developing biology assessment...

Williamstown nurse a finalist for national award

Kathy Surrett, the district nurse in the Williamstown Independent schools, is one of 50 finalists for Pfizer Consumer Healthcare and the National Association of...