Thursday, March 23, 2017

‘Capture the Earth’ in Earth Day photo, video contests

The Kentucky Energy and Environment Cabinet is sponsoring two student contests to celebrate Earth Day 2017. All entries must be received by April 7. Student...

Science award program encourages exploration in cancer research

High school students who are interested in cancer research may apply for the Emperor Science Award program, an initiative designed to empower high school...

Earth science academies recruiting teachers

The American Geosciences Institute/ExxonMobil Exploration Teacher Leadership Academies is recruiting teachers for its annual institute next summer in Houston. Two week-long academies – one...

Kentucky Science Speakers Bureau offers classroom experts

The Kentucky Science Speakers Bureau offers educators access to scientific experts from across the Commonwealth.

Learn real-world science at World War II museum

The National WWII Museum is looking for 28 5th- through 8th-grade science teachers from across the country who want to spend a week in New Orleans learning how to teach hands-on, minds-on science connected to World War II history.

Real science for real life: Winter weather

Help your students understand winter weather with these explanations and experiments from the Kentucky Academy of Science.

Registration open for 2017 Kentucky Junior Academy of Science meeting

Registration for the Kentucky Junior Academy of Science meeting, scheduled for April 15 at Kentucky State University in Frankfort, is now open to any Kentucky middle or high school student who wishes to present their research.

PIMSER offering spring 2017 science short courses

The Partnership Institute for Math and Science Education Reform at the University of Kentucky is offering several professional learning opportunities this spring for science teachers.

ACT surveying how science, history are taught in grades K-3

ACT is conducting surveys with Kentucky teachers, principals and district leaders through March to better understand how schools prioritize teaching science and history/social studies...

KSU offers STEM-based summer residential programs

The Kentucky State University College of Agriculture, Food Science and Sustainable Systems will host four STEM-based 4-H and youth development summer programs for middle...