Monday, February 19, 2018
Conferences & Workshops

Conferences & Workshops

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Professional learning webinar on climate education scheduled

The North American Association for Environmental Education (NAAEE) will host a professional learning webinar by the Sustainability and Livelihood Research Organization on climate education at 10 a.m. ET Feb. 21.

Children’s Literature Conference bringing authors, illustrators to Asbury

Asbury University will host the Asbury Children’s Literature Conference to promote awareness of new youth literature March 24 on the Asbury campus in Wilmore.

KHS seeks proposals for history education conference

The Kentucky Historical Society (KHS) is accepting proposals for its Kentucky History Education Conference (KHEC) July 12 in Frankfort.

Bernheim Forest hosting workshops on nature-based play

Registration is open for four Nature Play Training Institutes to be held March through June at Bernheim Arboretum and Research Forest in Clermont. The workshops will focus on the benefits of play-based learning for child development and improving outdoor play opportunities.

Teach to Lead Summit for teacher leaders coming to Nashville

Teach to Lead will host its 15th Teacher Leadership Summit on April 27-29 in Nashville, Tenn. Teams of educators, which must include at least one classroom teacher, may submit ideas for the summit that use teacher leadership as a key strategy.

Kentucky NEED Project to hold Energy Education Workshop

Registration is open for the Kentucky NEED Project Energy Education Workshop, a free professional learning opportunity for teachers March 15 at the International Bluegrass Music Museum in Owensboro.

Murray State hosting College and Career Readiness Summit

The Murray State University College of Education and Human Services will host the College and Career Readiness Summit, a professional learning opportunity for regional educators, June 12-13 in Murray.

Submit proposal for Learning from Kentucky’s Classrooms Conference

The Kentucky Department of Education (KDE) is accepting proposals for the 2018 Learning from Kentucky’s Classrooms Conference, which will be held Sept. 7-8 in Lexington.

KDE offering training on Algebra 2 EOC assessment

The Kentucky Department of Education will hold training sessions to provide an overview of the Algebra 2 end-of-course (EOC) assessment and to introduce the framework for the spring field test at three locations across Kentucky.

Kentucky Reading Project applications available

Applications are open for the 2018-19 Kentucky Reading Project (KRP), a yearlong, graduate-level course focused on research-based literacy instruction and sponsored by the Collaborative Center for Literacy Development (CCLD) that has trained more than 3,800 teachers throughout the state since it began in 1999.