Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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Applications open for Purchase Area Writing Project Summer Institute

The Purchase Area Writing Project Summer Institute is accepting applications for the 2017 Summer Institute, scheduled for June 5-23.

Deadline extended for Kentucky Reading Project

The deadline for the 2017 Kentucky Reading Project has been extended until March 15.

Kentucky Literacy Celebration: Literacy for ALL!

Originating from a mere idea in 2010 to highlight many of the great strides Kentucky has achieved in literacy across the Commonwealth, the Kentucky Literacy Celebration has served as a celebratory event in which to share the many successes throughout the state.

Why I read to my high school students

Kenton County's Kristina Slusser shares her thoughts on why she thinks teachers shouldn't stop reading to their students once they leave elementary school.

Equity and educator diversity in Kentucky

For the past several months, the Kentucky Department of Education has focused on developing a strategic plan to increase the number of diverse educators in Kentucky.

The gift of a good book

The Kentucky Department of Education's Veda McClain shares how she developed her love of reading and how she tries to instill it in others.

Getting SMART about mathematics and literature

The Kentucky SMART Books project has launched a website featuring lesson plans utilizing popular children’s literature to address both mathematics and literacy content.

Searching for grade-level appropriate science articles?

ReadWorks provides nonfiction articles covering numerous science topics to help students build topical background knowledge, retain new vocabulary and increase reading automaticity.

Registration open for National Council of Teachers of English conference

The annual National Council of Teachers of English conference will be Nov. 17-20 at the Georgia World Congress Center in Atlanta.

Strategic Education Research Partnership offers free literacy resources

The Strategic Education Research Partnership offers free tools for educators to help them teach word recognition, fluency and vocabulary in today’s classrooms.