Thursday, April 26, 2018

Fayette teacher receives Junior Achievement award

Cindy Gatsos, a business education teacher at Southern Middle School (Fayette County), has been named the Junior Achievement of the Bluegrass Teacher of the Year.

KDE’s Sparks voted SHAPE America president-elect

Jamie Sparks, the coordinated school health director in the Kentucky Department of Education’s Office of Teaching and Learning, was voted president-elect of SHAPE America – the Society of Health and Physical Educators – at its annual conference March 20-24 in Nashville, Tenn.

Two Fayette teachers receive awards from American String Teachers Association

The Kentucky Chapter of the American String Teachers Association presented annual awards to two Fayette County schools teachers at its luncheon in February.

Jackson teacher named a PBS Digital Innovator All-Star

Ashley Judd, a 4th-grade teacher at Tyner Elementary School (Jackson County), is one of 30 educators chosen from across the country as part of the first PBS Digital Innovator All-Star Program.

Two Fayette employees receive awards from KySTE

The Kentucky Society for Technology in Education (KySTE) presented annual awards to two Fayette County schools employees at its annual conference last month.

KCTE presents annual awards to four educators

The Kentucky Council of Teachers of English and Language Arts (KCTE) recognized four public-school educators with its annual awards, which were presented during KCTE’s annual conference in February.

Bullitt superintendent receives award from by KSBA

Keith Davis, superintendent of Bullitt County schools, has been named the winner of the 2018 F.L. Dupree Outstanding Superintendent Award by the Kentucky School Boards Association (KSBA).

Four educators receive awards from KAGE

The Kentucky Association for Gifted Education (KAGE) honored four educators for their work with and on behalf of Kentucky’s gifted and talented students at its annual conference last month.

Honor an educator through UK recognition program

The University of Kentucky College of Education hosts the Teachers Who Made a Difference program to give people the opportunity to honor educators who challenged, supported and inspired them.

Jefferson teacher named KCEC Special Education Teacher of the Year

Marie Owens McNair, a special education teacher at Brooklawn School (Jefferson County), has been named the 2017 Special Education Teacher of the Year by the Kentucky Council for Exceptional Children (KCEC).