Friday, August 23, 2019
Resources

Community participation in the 2020 Census critical to school funding

The U.S. Census Bureau publishes resources that districts can use to advertise the importance of Census participation and encourages outreach activities within communities.
Announcements

KAET applications due by Sept. 7

Applications are now being accepted for the new Kentucky Academy for Equity in Teaching (KAET).
Announcements

Standards implementation professional learning series announced

Each month this fall, the Kentucky Department of Education will produce two webcasts and one virtual workshop to provide information and professional learning about standards implementation.
Recognitions

Muhlenberg custodian named winner of KASA’s Fred Award

Angela Shoemaker, a custodian at Muhlenberg South Middle School (Muhlenberg County), is the winner of the 2019 Fred Award from the Kentucky Association of School Administrators.
Conferences

KET offers professional development workshops on its resources

Kentucky Educational Television (KET) offers free professional development workshops on its instructional resources with KET education consultants, all designed to help students reach proficiency.
Announcements

KDE online book study to dig deeper into clarity in teaching and learning

Professional learning coordinators from the Kentucky Department of Education are offering a book study of “Clarity for Learning,” by John Almarode and Kara Vandas Sept. 16-Dec. 13.
Announcements

Service academy information fair to be held in Bowling Green

A service academy information fair for juniors and seniors who are interested in attending a military service academy will be held Sept. 5 at...
Resources

Stock Market Game teaches economics, investing

Teachers in grades 5-12 may register their students to participate in the Stock Market Game, an interactive, educational simulation and competition that teaches personal finance, economics, technology and team-building skills and can be used in mathematics, reading, writing, economics, social studies and business classes.
Recognitions

Four administrators receive awards from KASA

Four Kentucky educators were recognized by the Kentucky Association of School Administrators at its Annual Leadership Institute last month in Louisville.
Conferences

KCTE seeking proposals for annual conference

The Kentucky Council of Teachers of English/Language Arts is accepting proposals for its annual conference, which will be Feb. 28-29 at Berea College.