Tuesday, May 22, 2018

Wolf Creek hatchery program features two outdoor curricula

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.

EPA seeking schools for Air Quality Flag Program

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.

Morehead Writing Project presents Online Summer Institute

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.

Federal Reserve offers program on teaching economics through children’s literature

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.

Persistence to Graduation Summit focuses on dropout prevention

Registration is open for the 2018 Persistence to Graduation Summit: Cultivating Resilience, which will be June 28-29 at the Lexington Convention Center.

KAEE hosting outdoor learning symposium in Lexington

The Kentucky Association for Environmental Education (KAEE) will host its KAEE Outdoor Learning Symposium 2018 on June 19 at Cassidy Elementary School in Lexington.

Louisville school offers workshop on developing K-5 students’ writing skills

Louisville Collegiate School will host a workshop that will focus on developing writing skills and a better understanding of writing as a process among K-5 students June 4 at the school.

New scholarship available to communications, journalism students

The Kentucky Association of Government Communicators will award a $500 nonrenewable scholarship to a Kentucky public high school senior who intends to study communications or journalism.

KET Multimedia PD Day offers 16 sessions

Registration is open for Kentucky Educational Television’s annual KET Multimedia PD Day on July 18 at KET’s headquarters in Lexington.

History education conference registration open

Registration is open for the Kentucky Historical Society’s 2018 Kentucky History Education Conference for K-12 educators July 11-13 at the Thomas D. Clark Center for Kentucky History in Frankfort.