Saturday, February 22, 2020
Announcements

Kentucky Ornithological Society offers funding opportunities

The Kentucky Ornithological Society offers two funding opportunities to help students who are interested in studying birds and/or a career in the field.
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WKU Distinguished Educator Awards will celebrate educators’ contributions

The Western Kentucky University College of Education and Behavioral Sciences is accepting nominations for the inaugural WKU Distinguished Educator Awards, which will celebrate the contributions educators make to the teaching profession.
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Honor an educator through UK recognition program

The University of Kentucky College of Education invites people to honor a teacher, professor, principal or other education professional who has made a difference through the Teachers Who Made a Difference program.
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Kentucky 4-H encouraging schools to welcome international youth delegates

Kentucky 4-H is seeking to encourage Kentucky schools to allow international youth delegates from the States’ 4-H International Exchange Program to visit their schools in July and August.
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McConnell Center Young Leaders Academy open to high school students

Applications are being accepted for the McConnell Center Young Leaders Academy, a summer residential leadership conference June 17-20 at the University of Louisville.
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WKU awarded $1.1M federal grant for special education

The U.S. Department of Education’s Office of Special Education has awarded Western Kentucky University a $1.1 million grant to address the ongoing national, state and regional shortage of personnel certified to serve K-12 students with high-intensity needs.
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GoTeachKY using 10 teacher ambassadors to promote teaching profession 

The GoTeachKY campaign to recruit the next generation of educators has partnered with 10 teacher ambassadors across the state to help promote the teaching profession.
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KAGC sponsoring scholarship for future communications or journalism student

The Kentucky Association of Government Communicators is offering one Kentucky public high school senior who intends to study communications or journalism at any postsecondary institution a non-renewable $500 scholarship.
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Nominate a teacher for presidential math, science teaching awards

Nominations are being accepted for the 2019-2020 Presidential Awards for Excellence in Mathematics and Science Teaching.
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Tracking influenza-like illnesses in schools

The Kentucky Department of Education and the Kentucky Department of Public Health are partnering to track students with flu-like illnesses in the school setting.