Monday, February 19, 2018

Kentucky Historical Society offering field trips, scholarships to cover admission

The Kentucky Historical Society offers field trips to the Thomas D. Clark Center for Kentucky History and scholarships for eligible schools.

Kentucky Humanities expanding reading and storytelling program

Kentucky Humanities has been awarded a grant from the National Endowment for the Humanities to expand the Prime Time Family Reading Time program to 20 public schools during 2018 and an additional 20 schools in 2019.

KET offers travel reimbursement for media arts workshops

Kentucky Educational Television (KET) is offering travel reimbursements for media arts workshops at KET Network Center in Lexington during the spring 2018 semester. The goal of the program is to help schools implement the Kentucky Academic Standards for Arts in media arts.

VSA Kentucky art exhibit available to schools

The 2018 VSA Kentucky Student Traveling Exhibition, “A Matter of Perspective,” has begun its tour and is available free of charge to schools, museums and other institutions.

Lexington arts and science center offers programs

The Living Arts and Science Center in Lexington offers science discovery field trips, planetarium shows and outreach programs to schools.

KDE seeks help in naming new statewide instructional materials resource

The Kentucky Department of Education (KDE) is launching an initiative to identify and develop a repository of quality instructional materials for use in classrooms...

Grants available statewide for arts in education programs

Schools across Kentucky may request funding for arts in education programs from the Fund for the Arts through the Delta Dental Making Smiles Happen Arts in Education Initiative.

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.

KDE updates online P2P Observation and Feedback training

The Kentucky Department of Education has updated the online version of the Peer-to-Peer (P2P) Observation and Feedback training on iDrive Digital.

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.