National Assessment Governing Board seeks candidates

The 26-member National Assessment Governing Board will soon have eight openings, including one for a 12-grade teacher, and is seeking qualified candidates. The board sets...

Teaching artists added to Arts Council directory

Eight professional artists have been added to the Kentucky Arts Council’s Teaching Artists Directory to work with educators to design and implement quality arts...

Application deadline nears for Read Across America

The application deadline for Read Across America, the literacy program best-known for being celebrated on Read Across America Day (March 2, Dr. Seuss’ birthday)...

Edivation: the best way to meet your district’s professional learning objectives

Exciting news! PD 360, the world’s leading professional development platform for teachers and administrators, has just undergone a dramatic transformation and is now Edivation...

Archive copy of #PGESMe now available

An archive copy of #PGES4Me, the Kentucky Department of Education’s official launch of the Professional Growth and Effectiveness System is now available. Click here to download...

Students invited to apply for the 2014-15 Next-Generation Student Council

The Next-Generation Student Council is a year-long program for Kentucky public school students in grades 10-12 that meets with the commissioner and Kentucky Department...

Applications due August 15 for global competency/world language grants

Global competence is critical for innovation in the 21st century. The next step for Kentucky’s commitment to college- and career-readiness is to ensure that...

Mark your calendars for the PGES Webcasts

The PGES Webcast takes place on the third Wednesday of every month at 9:30 a.m. ET. A survey of districts showed this to be...

Webinar on Carnegie’s Approach to Educational Improvement set for Aug. 7

The Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching will host a webinar on August 7, 2014, 10:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. (PDT), 12:00 p.m....

Kentucky Global Schools Network: Learn and launch grants available

Global competence is critical for innovation in the 21st century. The next step for Kentucky’s commitment to college- and career-readiness is to ensure that...