Saturday, November 25, 2017

Student art contest to promote safety on the roads

The U.S. Department of Transportation Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) has launched the Road Safety Kids’ Art Contest for students in grades K-6 as part of its goal of reducing crashes, injuries and fatalities involving large trucks and buses.

Stock Market Game teaches economics, investing

Teachers in grades 4-12 may register their students to participate in the Stock Market Game, an interactive, educational simulation and competition that teaches personal finance, economics, technology and team-building skills.

MakerMinded KY launching student video contest

MakerMinded KY, which seeks to interest students in STEM-related careers early in their educational paths, is hosting its first student video contest. The contest...

Art contest invites students to depict life on Mars

The Mars Society is holding an art contest in which students in grades 4-12 may submit up to three works of art illustrating human...

Students can enter ideas for inventions in contest

U.S.A. Gold pencils and Scholastic are conducting The Next Great Inventor contest, a competition for students in grades 1-6 designed to help teachers incorporate...

Work of Jefferson STEAM partnership to be showcased

Bellarmine University and the Jefferson County schools’ STEAM partnership will host a STEAM Maker Faire on April 21 on the Bellarmine campus in Louisville....

KASSW accepting nominations for award, holding student logo contest

The Kentucky Association for School Social Workers (KASSW) is accepting nominations for its School Social Worker of the Year award and is sponsoring a...

Murray State NCTE chapter holding student poetry contest

Students in grades 6-12 are invited to enter the Potpourri Poetry Contest sponsored by the Murray State University chapter of the National Council of...

NEED’s youth awards program recognizes energy achievement

Schools are invited to participate in the Kentucky NEED (National Energy Education Development) Project’s Youth Awards Program for Energy Achievement, which encourages and rewards...

Judges needed for National History Day competitions

The Kentucky Historical Society is seeking judges for its National History Day in Kentucky regional and state contests. Regional contests are taking place through...