Thursday, April 26, 2018

MLK commission offers leadership awards, student contests

Nominations are open for the inaugural Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Adult and Youth Leadership Awards, presented by the Martin Luther King Jr. State Commission to recognize adult and youth leaders in Kentucky who embody King’s life and work.

NOAA climate stewards project open to educators

Applications are being accepted for the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) Planet Stewards Education Project (PSEP), which provides educators with the knowledge and resources to build scientifically literate individuals and communities that are prepared to respond to environmental challenges monitored by NOAA.

Streaming event features co-director of PBS’ ‘The Vietnam War’

Classrooms are invited to participate in a live streaming PBS Education event Nov. 8 featuring filmmaker Lynn Novick, co-director of the PBS documentary, “The Vietnam War.”

CTE programs can apply for Excellence in Action award

Applications are being accepted for the Advance CTE Excellence in Action Award, which recognizes and honors superior career and technical education programs of study from across the nation.

White House Historical Association presents three field trip programs

Reservation requests are being accepted for three field trip programs offered by The White House Historical Association (WHHA) in winter and spring 2018 at Decatur House in Washington. D.C.

GSA summer program, ArtShops accepting applications

Applications are being accepted for The Kentucky Center Governor’s School for the Arts (GSA) summer program auditions and GSA ArtShops.

Proposals sought for English teachers’ conference

The Kentucky Council of Teachers of English/Language Arts is accepting proposals for its annual conference Feb. 23-24 at Embassy Suites Lexington.

Nominations open for gifted education awards

The Kentucky Association for Gifted Education is accepting nominations for its awards programs.

Tuskegee Airmen chapter announces scholarship program

The Brig. Gen. Noel Parrish chapter of Tuskegee Airmen Inc. is offering two scholarship programs for students who will be entering college in fall 2018.

Nominations open for U.S. Presidential Scholars Program

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