Friday, September 22, 2017

Science through-course task resource bank available

The Kentucky Science Assessment System Through Course Task Resource Bank is now available with at least one task at each grade level (kindergarten through...

Civics initiative encourages student involvement in government

Generation Citizen, an action civics education organization, is launching #Beyondtheballot, a campaign to remind young people about the importance of local government and sustained...

Arts initiative offers grants to eastern, western Kentucky schools

Schools in eastern and western Kentucky may request funding for arts in education programs through the Delta Dental Making Smiles Happen Arts in Education...

USED produces video on keeping student info secure

The Privacy Technical Assistance Center, a service of the U.S. Department of Education, has produced an informational video about sending student information by email....

Water-quality education grant awarded to KEEC

The Kentucky Environmental Education Council (KEEC) has been awarded a $91,000 grant from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency to train teachers about water-quality education...

KEDC wins three-year grant for history education project

The Kentucky Educational Development Corporation (KEDC) has been awarded the Academies for American History and Civics grant for Project HEART (History Education through Advanced...

Electronic field trip will take students to Pearl Harbor

New Orleans public television station WYES and the National World War II Museum are offering an electronic field trip to Pearl Harbor on Dec....

PBS Election Central offers resources about the political process

PBS Education has created tools, resources and creative solutions to educate students on the various facets of the political process and collected them at...

Free webcast series can teach students about bats, conservation

National Geographic’s Animal Jam is offering a free webcast series Oct. 25-28 during Bat Conservation International’s BatWeek. Each of the four webcasts consists of 15...

Explore storytelling possibilities with PBS app

Students can create their own interactive stories and games featuring their favorite characters from Odd Squad and Wild Kratts, to WordGirl and Ready Jet...