Tuesday, November 12, 2019

Two Fayette teachers selected for NASA’s airborne astronomy program

Two Fayette County teachers, Heidi Anderson of Locust Trace AgriScience Center and Ashley Rosen of the STEAM Academy, are among 28 teachers chosen for the 2019 NASA Airborne Astronomy Ambassadors program, a professional development for high school science teachers.

KDE working conditions survey moved to fall

The Kentucky Department of Education’s biannual survey of working conditions, the TELL Kentucky survey, will be delayed for several months while KDE works through a request for proposals process to identify a vendor to administer the survey.

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.

Free teen depression webinar on March 21

Families for Depression Awareness is presenting a free “Understanding Teen Depression” webinar 7-8:15 p.m. ET March 21.

WKU offering study abroad in the UK this summer

The School of Teacher Education at Western Kentucky University is offering three to six hours of credit in the United Kingdom June 28-July 8.

KSBA accepting nominations for semiannual PEAK Award

The Kentucky School Boards Association is accepting nominations for its spring 2019 PEAK (Public Education Achieves in Kentucky) Award.

KAGC sponsoring scholarship for future communications or journalism student

The Kentucky Association for 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.

U.S. JCI Senate Foundation offers scholarships

The U.S. JCI Senate Foundation is offering $1,000 scholarships to graduating high school seniors who plan to continue their education at accredited postsecondary colleges, universities or vocational schools.

Governor’s School for the Arts summer program accepting applications

The Kentucky Center Governor’s School for the Arts (GSA) is accepting applications for its 2019 summer program auditions.
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KDE launches new professional learning website

The Kentucky Department of Education has launched a new Professional Learning Bulletin Board website, which gives educators information regarding professional development providers and programs.