Friday, February 24, 2017

Students invited to taping of NPR music program in Danville

Students are invited to attend a taping of National Public Radio’s “From the Top with Host Christopher O’Riley,” a program showcasing America’s best young...

Kentucky Arts Council offers Arts First Aid Grant to schools

The Arts First Aid Program, a partnership between the Kentucky Department of Education and the Kentucky Arts Council, provides administrators, teachers and students with quality, intensive arts education experiences.

‘Walden: The Ballad of Thoreau’ free script project

2017 is the 200th anniversary of the birth of Henry David Thoreau. In recognition of his birth, WoodSongs is offering a free download of materials educators can use in the classroom.

Bring history smArts to your school

The Kentucky Historical Society brings standards-based, art-infused history lessons to your classroom.

Southeastern Theatre Conference’s teachers institute delivers practicality

Southeastern Theatre Conference’s annual institute offers seminars for educators and artists, a full day of demonstrations, inspiration and hands-on learning to take back to the classroom or theater.
Kentucky art educators recently exhibited their work in the “We Teach-We Create” exhibit at the Polvino Family Art Center in Nicholasville. Shown, from left, are Miles Johnson of Jessamine County, Jacqueline Bryan of Oldham County, Alex Bustetter of Jessamine County, Staci Goggins of Jessamine County, Claudia Banahan of Pendleton County, and Laura Weinberger of Jessamine County. Photo submitted

Artist-educators highlighted in recent exhibit

The “We Teach-We Create” exhibition emphasized that art teachers are not only educators, but also practicing artists.

SETC’s 14th annual Fringe Festival entertains and educates

The 2017 Southeastern Theatre Conference’s Fringe Festival delivers six unique plays that will inspire, provoke and enlighten audiences.

Vans art competition open to high school students

Registration is open for the Vans Custom Culture Art Competition, in which students in grades 9-12 customize blank Vans shoes around specific themes. Americans...

Derby poster contest open to high school students

The governor’s office has redesigned its Kentucky Derby poster contest to open it to students who are in high school. Students are invited to...

Students invited to youth bluegrass music competition

The Kentucky Fellowship of Musicians will host a youth bluegrass music competition for students in grades 5-12 Jan. 28 at Marion County High School...