Friday, January 20, 2017

Students invited to apply to Commissioner’s Student Council

Applications are being accepted for the Commissioner’s Student Council, a student panel that meets with the commissioner of education and Kentucky Department of Education...

20 principals in executive leadership training

Twenty Kentucky public school principals have begun a year-long executive-level leadership training course usually reserved for the nation’s top CEOs. An advisory board made...

Classes invited to Kids Day at the Kentucky Book Fair

Registration is open for the Kentucky Humanities Council’s Kids Day at the Kentucky Book Fair, which features programs for students in grades 3-12 on...

Central Kentucky high school students invited to math circle

The Central Kentucky High School Mathematics Circle, a weekend enrichment activity for students in grades 8-12 with an interest in mathematics, begins its new...

Commissioner asks for feedback on ESSA draft regulations

Kentucky Education Commissioner Stephen Pruitt is asking educators and other education shareholders to send feedback to the U.S. Department of Education (USED) on proposed...

Applications open for CTEPS leadership program

Applications are being accepted for the Kentucky Network to Transform Teaching’s Classroom Teachers Enacting Positive Solutions (CTEPS) program. The program is a year-long, compensated...

Jefferson County educator studies at Library of Congress

Pam Coomer, library media specialist at Fairdale High School (Jefferson County), was selected from a pool of more than 300 applicants to participate in the Library of Congress Teaching with Primary Sources Summer Teacher Institute.

Grants allow more than 2,000 students to visit state parks

A transportation grant program sponsored by the Kentucky State Park Foundation (KSPF) has served more than 2,000 students with its latest round of grants...

Nominations sought for Writing Program Advisory Committee

Nominees should be classroom teachers (K-12) who have an interest in promoting literacy, especially writing, in their classrooms

Nominations open for KSD Advisory Board position

The Kentucky Department of Education is accepting nominations for the Kentucky School for the Deaf Advisory Board. Nominations to serve as the representative of...