Kentucky Reading Project for teachers deadline approaching


The deadline for elementary school teachers to apply to participate in the Kentucky Reading Project is Feb. 26.

Sponsored by Collaborative Center for Literacy Development, the Kentucky Reading Project is a professional development initiative for Kentucky public school elementary teachers designed to improve student achievement and emphasize family engagement in literacy. Teachers participate in professional learning in research-based reading instruction. Participants develop a literacy action plan for their classrooms and receive a stipend at the end of the program.

The location for the summer programs and when they take place are:

  • Kentucky State University: June 1-3, 6-10 and 13 -14
  • Morehead State University: June 6-10
  • Murray State University: June 13-24
  • Northern Kentucky University: June 15-26
  • University of Kentucky: June 13-24
  • University of Louisville: June 6-17
  • Eastern Kentucky University: TBD
  • Western Kentucky University: June 13-24

Visit the Kentucky Reading Project website at for more information and to download the application.