Friday, April 10, 2020
Announcements

EKU discounting tuition for teachers in grad education programs

Eastern Kentucky University is offering a Kentucky teacher tuition discount for graduate teacher education programs taken in summer 2020. The move is to show appreciation for the dedication shown by Kentucky teachers during the COVID-19 emergency.
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KET forum will advise families balancing at-home learning, work, child care

Kentucky Educational Television will present a live forum that will offer advice to families balancing non-traditional instruction with other challenges during the COVID-19 emergency at 8 p.m. ET April 6 on KET.
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Rehab facility to help teachers improve ergonomics while working remotely

Total Rehab Center, a physical therapy facility in Somerset, is hosting a free webinar for Kentucky teachers on improving ergonomics (body position and workspace setup) while working remotely at 3 p.m. ET April 16.
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National Board extends deadlines for certification, renewal candidates

The National Board for Professional Teaching Standards has extended several deadlines for its candidates for National Board certification due to the COVID-19 emergency.
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KyTSA opens online store to benefit Team Kentucky Fund

The Kentucky Technology Student Association state officer team has opened a temporary online store to sell what would have been the 2020 state conference T-shirt and lapel pins, as well as other KyTSA-related items.
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GoTeachKY initiative offers support to teachers working remotely

GoTeachKY, an initiative from the Kentucky Department of Education, has launched an initiative designed to support teachers who are working remotely.
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NBCT applicants may qualify for reimbursement

The Kentucky Network to Transform Teaching (KNTT) is offering financial assistance to teachers pursuing National Board certification who are from schools without National Board...
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Scholarship available for students who plan to major in studio art, art education

The Tammie DeMessie-Shelton Scholarship will award $500 to two students who plan to major in studio art or art education in college.
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GoTeachKY to host Twitter chat on adapting to teaching remotely

GoTeachKY, an initiative from the Kentucky Department of Education, will host a Twitter chat for teachers who are adapting to teaching remotely at 6 p.m. ET April 13.
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Presenters sought for National School Boards Association Conference in Nashville

The National School Boards Association (NSBA) annual conference will be closer to Kentucky than it has been in decades when NSBA comes to Nashville...