Saturday, May 26, 2018

Persistence to Graduation Summit focuses on dropout prevention

Registration is open for the 2018 Persistence to Graduation Summit: Cultivating Resilience, which will be June 28-29 at the Lexington Convention Center.

KAEE hosting outdoor learning symposium in Lexington

The Kentucky Association for Environmental Education (KAEE) will host its KAEE Outdoor Learning Symposium 2018 on June 19 at Cassidy Elementary School in Lexington.

Louisville school offers workshop on developing K-5 students’ writing skills

Louisville Collegiate School will host a workshop that will focus on developing writing skills and a better understanding of writing as a process among K-5 students June 4 at the school.

New scholarship available to communications, journalism students

The Kentucky Association of Government Communicators will award a $500 nonrenewable scholarship to a Kentucky public high school senior who intends to study communications or journalism.

KET Multimedia PD Day offers 16 sessions

Registration is open for Kentucky Educational Television’s annual KET Multimedia PD Day on July 18 at KET’s headquarters in Lexington.

History education conference registration open

Registration is open for the Kentucky Historical Society’s 2018 Kentucky History Education Conference for K-12 educators July 11-13 at the Thomas D. Clark Center for Kentucky History in Frankfort.

Two Kentucky schools competing for $5,000 digital storytelling grants

Klondike Lane Elementary School (Jefferson County) and Monroe County Middle School have been selected as two of 30 semifinalists to receive $5,000 grants in the AT&T Digital Storytelling Challenge.

Proposals sought for science teachers’ conference

The Kentucky Science Teachers Association (KSTA) is seeking proposals for its KSTA Annual Conference and Professional Learning, which will be Nov. 8-10 at the Lexington Convention Center and Hyatt Regency Hotel in Lexington.

Warren teacher named Kentucky’s James Madison Fellow

Claire Bellar, a social studies teacher at Warren East High School (Warren County), has been selected as Kentucky’s 2018 James Madison Fellow by the James Madison Memorial Fellowship Foundation.

Assessment coordinators’ group seeks proposals for annual workshop

The Kentucky Association of Assessment Coordinators (KAAC) is accepting proposals for the 2018 Scott Trimble Assessment Workshop, which will be Oct. 22-23 at the Crowne Plaza Louisville Airport.