Wednesday, June 20, 2018

Daviess nurse named Kentucky School Nurse of the Year

Sheila Estes, a nurse in the Daviess County schools, has been named the 2018 Kentucky School Nurse of the Year by the Kentucky School Nurse Association.

Fayette teacher honored by Kentucky Association of Family and Consumer Sciences

Jennifer Burton, a teacher at Henry Clay High School (Fayette County), has been named the Kentucky Association of Family and Consumer Sciences’ 2018 Teacher of the Year.

Warren teacher named Kentucky’s James Madison Fellow

Claire Bellar, a social studies teacher at Warren East High School (Warren County), has been selected as Kentucky’s 2018 James Madison Fellow by the James Madison Memorial Fellowship Foundation.

Fayette superintendent recognized by Education Week

Manny Caulk, superintendent of Fayette County schools, has been named one of the 2018 Leaders to Learn From by Education Week.

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.