Monday, February 27, 2017

KET opens new school video challenge, website

A new Kentucky Educational Television School Video Project (KETSVP) Challenge focuses on the 2016 election. Student-produced videos related to the election may be submitted....

McCracken librarian a candidate for ALA president

Terri Grief, the school librarian at McCracken County High School, is a candidate for the 2018-19 presidency of the American Library Association (ALA). An ALA member...

Oldham teacher selected for Global Classrooms program

Lori Foster, a world language teacher at Oldham County High School, has been selected to participate in the 2016-17 program cycle of the Teachers...

Don’t miss these important commemorations in your classroom

Don’t miss the opportunity to plan ahead for important dates during the school year.

Kentucky Junior Historical Society welcoming new chapters

Registration is open for new chapters of the Kentucky Junior Historical Society (KJHS), a club-like program that can help teachers engage their students with...

New global competency Listserv established

Keep up with all future announcements and news about global competency through a new Listserv for teachers and administrators who are in charge of global competency in their schools.
Third-grade Reach the World students video conference with their traveler in Macau, China. Through these online exchanges, students can virtually visit other cultures and learn about diverse people and places. Submitted photo by Caela Murphy

Virtual exchange program brings the world to your classroom

Through virtual online exchanges with Reach the World travelers, Kentucky students can virtually visit other cultures and learn about diverse people and places.

McConnell Center scholars program open to social studies teachers

Kentucky social studies teachers are invited to apply for the University of Louisville McConnell Center Civics Education Program’s 2016-17 Teacher Scholars Program. Participants will...

Writing Program Advisory Committee accepting nominations

Nominations are open for the Writing Program Advisory Committee, a board appointed by the Kentucky Board of Education (KBE) to analyze the program of...

Check out free global competency-world languages regional cadres

The Kentucky Department of Education, in collaboration with the eight regional educational cooperatives, is hosting a series of meetings for the global competency-world languages educators.