Saturday, November 25, 2017

Podcast series offers insights from state teachers of the year

The Northwest Evaluation Association and The Council of Chief State School Officers has released a new podcast series, “Leading from the Classroom,” in which...

Mobile dairy classroom program available

The Southwest Dairy Museum Inc. and Southland Dairy Farmers is sponsoring the Mobile Dairy Classroom, which is available for free visits in Kentucky schools. The...

Epilepsy awareness lesson available for classrooms

The Epilepsy Foundation of Kentuckiana has received a grant from the national Epilepsy Foundation and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention to provide...

Lexington arts and science center offers programs

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

Kentucky Science Center booking for spring, summer

The Kentucky Science Center is scheduling spring and summer programs at its facility in Louisville and in schools. The center offers special exhibits and field...

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...