Wednesday, November 22, 2017

Get ready for National Apprenticeship Week 2017

The third annual National Apprenticeship Week is set for Nov. 13-19.

AASL announces new National School Library Standards for Learners

Designed to empower leaders to transform teaching and learning, the new “National School Library Standards for Learners, School Librarians and School Libraries” from the American Association of School Librarians (AASL) reflect an evolution of AASL standards.

Iroquois High School hosts TRACK signing event

Five Jefferson County Public School students signed on to the TRACK Youth Apprenticeship Program during a signing event held at Iroquois High School.

Registration open for ACTE CareerTech VISION Conference

Join the premier annual gathering of career and technical education professionals at the ACTE CareerTech VISION Conference, schedule for Dec. 6-9 in Nashville, Tenn.

Kentucky Arts Council hosting workshops on its grants, programs

The Kentucky Arts Council is offering informational workshops throughout Kentucky in November for artists, teachers, community members and other arts shareholders interested in learning how to apply for grants, get involved with programs and otherwise work in partnership with the state arts agency.

Barren County, WKU create recipe for student success

Barren County School District’s Nutrition Services Department and Western Kentucky University are collaborating to provide post-baccalaureate internship placements for WKU students.

Sign up for February’s Student Leadership Day

The 17th Annual Student Leadership Day for career and technical education students is slated for Feb. 13.

NKU offering microcredential in environmental education

The Northern Kentucky University Center for Environmental Education is offering a microcredential in environmental education for teachers, students and professionals interested in learning more about the environment, connecting to nature and understanding how nature and the environment impact our lives.

CTSOs working together to help their community

Unite to Serve is a statewide project designed by Kentucky’s Career and Technical Student Organizations to bring all career and technical education groups together to serve their school or community.

Presidential math, science teaching award nominations open

Nominations are open for the Presidential Award for Excellence in Mathematics and Science Teaching (PAEMST), the highest honor bestowed by the U.S. government specifically for K-12 mathematics and science teaching.