KDE’s three-year initiative is designed to expand access to and participation in computer science courses and bring advanced coursework to underserved students.
The Kentucky Department of Education is gathering feedback about possible changes to high school graduation requirements.
Live online events, regional learning events and a hashtag are part of an educator-led initiative to help schools and districts make the most of digital tools.
Graves Central Elementary, recognized as a 2017 Blue Ribbon School by the U.S. Department of Education, credits the recognition to the school's family atmosphere and strong belief in students' ability to succeed.
Districts across the state are teaching their students what they need to be successful in the workplace.
Jefferson County's Sheri A. Rhodes said she felt like she was failing her gifted students because so much of her time was being spent on students who were below grade level, but then she discovered how differentiated instruction could help everyone in her classroom.
Teaching is a demanding profession. To celebrate National Teacher Appreciation Week, scheduled for May 7-11, I'd like to thank all of Kentucky's educators for the outstanding things they do for their students every day.
I've recorded a new short video for all of Kentucky's teachers to share my priorities in education. Please take a few minutes to watch this video and thank you for all you do for the Commonwealth's children.
Fleming County's Amy Bolar said when you are trying to get student buy-in, it might be best to focus your efforts on a particular small set of students.
Kenton County's Amelia Brown says pursuing National Board certification is a major investment of time and resources, but teachers and students benefit by trying to stretch their abilities.
Boone County's Stacey Russell explains how the role of school counselor has changed over the years and why it's so important for counselors to have the time to focus on student needs.
The Kentucky Association of School Administrators announced the finalists for the 2018 Fred Award.
Gov. Matt Bevin announced an innovative new registered apprenticeship pilot program aimed at strengthening social services careers throughout the Commonwealth.
Jessica Dueñas, a 10-year teaching veteran who has taught special education classes for three years at Oldham County Middle School, is the 2019 Kentucky Teacher of the Year.
The Kentucky Department of Education is seeking feedback on the revised Kentucky Academic Standards for Reading and Writing, formerly known as English/language arts standards.
The Kentucky Department of Education is seeking public comment on its request for a waiver to use carryover federal funds rather than returning them to the federal government.
The environmental education team at Wolf Creek National Fish Hatchery will host a professional learning program featuring the Project Flying Wild and Project Aquatic Wild curricula July 18 at its facility near Jamestown.
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is seeking new participants for its Air Quality Flag Program, which can inform students, staff and parents about the air quality in their communities.
The Morehead Writing Project will offer its Online Summer Institute July 2-27. The asynchronous seminar allows teachers who are unable to attend a traditional invitational summer institute the opportunity to participate in the National Writing Project (NWP) experience.
The Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis, Louisville Branch, is offering a free professional learning program on teaching economic concepts to elementary school students using popular children’s books. The program is set for June 12-14 at its office in the National City Tower in Louisville.
Registration is open for the 2018 Persistence to Graduation Summit: Cultivating Resilience, which will be June 28-29 at the Lexington Convention Center.