Wednesday, November 22, 2017

Frazier museum presents student matinees on the works of Poe

The Frazier History Museum in Louisville is presenting a matinee series of “Tales of Poe: The Works of Edgar Allan Poe Brought to Life” for students in grades 6-12 Sept. 28-29 and Oct. 4-6 at the museum in Louisville.

KDE seeks teachers to participate in standards reviews

The Kentucky Department of Education (KDE) is seeking English/language arts and mathematics teachers from all grade levels to participate in review and revision of...

An instructional guide to the new English II EOC exam

The Kentucky Department of Education will host a series of training sessions on the new end-of-course exam for English II. Eight sessions will be...

Louisville Writing Project plans mini-conference

The Louisville Writing Project will host a mini-conference on writing and reading strategies for K-12 teachers and college professors 16 and on writing college...

KDE co-hosting national LDC peer review workshop

The Kentucky Department of Education and the Literacy Design Collaborative (LDC) will host a national peer review workshop July 18-19 at Indiana Wesleyan University’s...

English 2 and Algebra 2 teachers sought to help develop EOC field tests

The kick off for developing new End of Course Assessments for English 2 and Algebra 2 – which will be field tested in the spring of 2018 – will take place in July.

Check out these summer writing opportunities

If you’re looking for some chances to learn more about writing this summer, check out these upcoming opportunities.

KASC offers multiple professional learning academies focus

The Kentucky Association of School Councils (KASC) is offering several professional learning opportunities for teachers and administrators this summer in Bowling Green and Lexington.

Keys to an effective writing program: Disciplinary literacy

Education researchers have begun to refine the concept of how content reading and writing differs from disciplinary literacy.

Literacy professional learning opportunity: Making Feedback Matter

Refine your ability to provide feedback that moves learning forward. Join Kentucky Department of Education literacy consultants Jamee Barton and Teresa Rogers as we dive into current research aimed to uncover the critical elements of feedback.