Fayette French teacher wins world languages award

Laura Roché, a French teacher at Beaumont Middle School (Fayette County) is the 2015 recipient of the Kentucky World Language Association Outstanding Teacher Award....

NBCT applicants may qualify for reimbursement

The Kentucky Network to Transform Teaching (KNTT) is offering financial assistance to teachers pursuing National Board certification who are from schools without National Board...

Fourth-graders can visit LBL, other federal lands, for free

Fourth-grade students will be admitted free to the Woodlands Nature Station and The Homeplace in Land Between the Lakes National Recreation Area in western...

KDE statewide student council accepting applications

Applications are being accepted for the Next-Generation Student Council, which meets with the commissioner of education and Kentucky Department of Education (KDE) staff to...

Nominations being accepted for CTEPS leadership program

Applications are being accepted for the Kentucky Network to Transform Teaching’s Classroom Teachers Enacting Positive Solutions (CTEPS) program. CTEPS, which is for National Certified Board...

KASC hosting workshops for paraeducators

The Kentucky Association of School Councils (KASC) is holding workshops for paraeducators July 22 in Bowling Green and July 28 in Lexington. Paraeducators’ daily work...

EKU offers summer course on teaching chemistry

Eastern Kentucky University is offering “Chemistry for Secondary Teaching,” a three-credit hour summer course for graduate credit in chemistry June 8 through July 30. The...

Hope Street Group accepting fellowship applications

Hope Street Group, a national nonpartisan, nonprofit organization that connects teachers directly to policymakers, is currently accepting applications for the Kentucky Teacher Fellowship. The fellowship...

KET to air program on Kentucky Core Academic Standards

Kentucky Educational Television has rescheduled its episode of Education Matters, "Inside the Common Core," for 9 p.m. ET April 13. The program -- which will feature...

Penn State surveying educators’ social media use

Researchers at Penn State University are interested in finding out how teachers, school psychologists and school counselors use the Internet and social media for...