Friday, September 22, 2017

Novice reduction workshops scheduled across Kentucky

The Kentucky Department of Education’s Novice Reduction Team will provide workshop sessions to support school and district leadership teams in propelling student achievement and decreasing the number of students who are not performing at a proficient level.

PIMSER offers three academies for math, science teachers

The Partnership Institute for Math and Science Education, which has moved to Eastern Kentucky University, is offering these three professional learning opportunities this fall.

KDE seeks teachers to work on standards for Bible literacy courses

The Kentucky Department of Education is seeking three high school teachers to work on the development of standards for elective high school social studies Bible literacy courses.

Frazier museum presents student matinees on the works of Poe

The Frazier History Museum in Louisville is presenting a matinee series of “Tales of Poe: The Works of Edgar Allan Poe Brought to Life” for students in grades 6-12 Sept. 28-29 and Oct. 4-6 at the museum in Louisville.

KAGE Fall Workshop to focus on creativity

The Kentucky Association for Gifted Education will host its KAGE Fall Workshop on Sept. 25 at Embassy Suites Lexington.

Workshop provides info on three environmental education curricula

A two-day workshop on the Project Flying WILD, Project Underground and Leopold Education Project environmental education curricula will be held Sept. 28-29 at John James Audubon State Park in Henderson.

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.

Kentucky Horse Park invites field trips, offers financial assistance

The Kentucky Horse Park and International Museum of the Horse invite teachers and their students for a field trip experience that connects their programs to Kentucky standards and your class curriculum.

Code.org offering K-5 curriculum training

Code.org is offering a K-5 Fundamentals training 9 a.m.-3 p.m. ET Sept. 30 at Jaeger Education Center in Louisville.

Kentucky NEED Project offers energy education workshops

The Kentucky NEED (National Energy Education Development) Project is offering 13 energy education workshops this fall. Participants will receive free materials on energy that...