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Teachers discover possibilities at the field station

Bobby Ellis bobby.ellis@education.ky.gov If you've ever wanted to give your students the chance to catch wild fish out of the Ohio River using currents of electricity,...

Eleven alternative programs recognized for exemplary work

In an effort to recognize the work of educators and programs that serve students with a variety of learning needs, the Kentucky Department of Education has named 11 Alternative Programs of Distinction.

Making student transitions easier

Northern Kentucky teachers are working together to meet the needs of students in this highly mobile region.

State’s top alternative programs take many forms

The best programs in Kentucky are meeting students where they are and working to help them graduate on time and college- and career-ready.

Getting their hands on science

Teachers attending the Kentucky Science Teachers Association’s annual conference in Lexington used everything from foam balls and a giant Slinky to a syringe and bag of marshmallows to discover new ways to engage their students.

9 schools, district recognized for best practices

The Kentucky Department of Education (KDE) recognized nine schools and one district for best practices during the second annual Continuous Improvement Summit on Tuesday. Education...

Superintendents’ Spotlight: Jay Brewer, Dayton Independent

“Go … Grow … Dayton!” This motto became the driving force within our district when Superintendent Jay Brewer took the helm of the Dayton...

Spelling a progression, one letter – and grade level – at...

It’s more important to write than be right sometimes, especially in grades K-2, educators say.

Advisors give sound advice to 8th, 10th graders

Operation Preparation helps students plan for the future.