Saturday, November 25, 2017

White House Historical Association presents three field trip programs

Reservation requests are being accepted for three field trip programs offered by The White House Historical Association (WHHA) in winter and spring 2018 at Decatur House in Washington. D.C.

Fifth Third Bank launches free financial education program

Fifth Third Bank is launching Finance Academy, a new financial and entrepreneurship education program that offers free interactive online financial education for high school students throughout its 10-state footprint, which includes Kentucky.

Fayette psychologist earns statewide award

Diann Shuffett Ashcraft, a psychologist with the Fayette County schools, has been named School Psychologist of the Year by the Kentucky Association for Psychology in the Schools (KAPS). She also was one of five contenders to receive a Best Practice Award during the KAPS conference Oct. 13 in Louisville.

KASC offering two fall academies

The Kentucky Association of School Councils (KASC) is offering two fall academies for teachers and administrators Nov. 14 and Dec. 5 at NorthEast Christian Church in Lexington.

GSA summer program, ArtShops accepting applications

Applications are being accepted for The Kentucky Center Governor’s School for the Arts (GSA) summer program auditions and GSA ArtShops.

KDE equity labs focus on equitable access

The Kentucky Department of Education’s Division of Next Generation Professionals will offer equity labs to school and district leaders during November at four locations across Kentucky.

Calendar contest open to high school students

High school seniors may enter original artwork in the 2018 Kentucky Association of Counties Calendar Contest.

Frazier museum presents program on Kentucky capitol

The Frazier History Museum is hosting a professional learning program focusing on the Kentucky State Capitol on Nov. 4 at the museum in Louisville.

Missouri professor featured in forum for administrators, teachers

The Teacher Quality Institute at Murray State University is hosting a forum for administrators and teachers Oct. 24 at McCracken County High School in Paducah.

Proposals sought for English teachers’ conference

The Kentucky Council of Teachers of English/Language Arts is accepting proposals for its annual conference Feb. 23-24 at Embassy Suites Lexington.