Thursday, May 25, 2017

KDE seeks reviewers for science instruction materials

The Kentucky Department of Education (KDE) is seeking applicants for the 2017-18 school year to review nonbasal instructional materials that support science instruction.

Paleontological Research Institution offers climate change guide

The Paleontological Research Institution (PRI) is offering a guide to climate change for teachers as a free download.

KASC offers multiple professional learning academies focus

The Kentucky Association of School Councils (KASC) is offering several professional learning opportunities for teachers and administrators this summer in Bowling Green and Lexington.

History education conference registration open

Registration is open for the Kentucky Historical Society’s 2017 Kentucky History Education Conference for K-12 educators July 13-14 at the Thomas D. Clark Center for Kentucky History in Frankfort.

Free workshops provide certified fishing instruction

The Kentucky Department of Fish and Wildlife Resources is offering free one-day workshops that will provide certified fishing instruction for educators.

KDE encouraging students to take part in summer reading programs

The Kentucky Department of Education (KDE) and the Kentucky Department for Libraries and Archives are encouraging students to participate in the state’s 2017 summer reading programs. This year’s theme is, “Build a Better World,” and it focuses on STEM activities.

UK offers mastery learning institute

The University of Kentucky College of Education is offering a summer learning institute on implementing mastery learning June 27-28 at NorthEast Christian Church in Lexington.

KDE offering professional learning on peer-to-peer collaboration

The Kentucky Department of Education is offering face-to-face summer professional learning sessions on peer-to-peer collaboration, including formative observation and feedback techniques, for educators in...

New PBIS video modules available

The Kentucky Department of Education has made the 2017 installment of positive behavioral intervention and support (PBIS) video modules available to educators. The modules...

Proposals sought for science teachers’ conference

The Kentucky Science Teachers Association (KSTA) is seeking proposals for its KSTA Annual Conference & Professional Learning, which will be Nov. 9-11 at the...