Tuesday, March 19, 2019
Announcements

Nominations open for U.S. Presidential Scholars Program

The Kentucky Department of Education (KDE) is accepting nominations for the U.S. Presidential Scholars Program.
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Nominations open for gifted education awards

The Kentucky Association for Gifted Education is accepting nominations for its awards programs.
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Mason teacher named to FCCLA board of directors

Shannon B. Roberts, a family and consumer sciences teacher at Mason County High School, has been named to the Family, Career and Community Leaders of America board of directors.
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KyStats briefings include info on education, workforce data

The Kentucky Center for Statistics is conducting a series of briefings across the state to share the work it is doing to connect, analyze and share Kentucky data.
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VSA Kentucky offers grants for inclusionary arts projects

Teachers are invited to apply for VSA Kentucky’s Arts Inclusion awards for the 2018-2019 school year. The program will award 25 to 30 grants of $1,300 each to schools for arts projects that include students of all abilities.
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PBS offers educators opportunity to hone media literacy skills

Educators who demonstrate their expertise in teaching students to be critical and responsible consumers and creators of media can be recognized as PBS Certified Media Literacy Educators.
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One week remains to give feedback on revised social studies standards

The Kentucky Department of Education is seeking feedback on the revised Kentucky Academic Standards for Social Studies.
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Computer-based ACT to be repeated for students unable to take exam

ACT plans to repeat the first ACT that was exclusively computer-based at international testing centers Sept. 29 for students who were unable to take the test due to glitches.
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RFA issued for 21st Century Community Learning Centers program

The Kentucky Department of Education’s Office of Continuous Improvement and Support is issuing a request for application for the 21st Century Community Learning Centers program for fiscal year 2019.
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UK special education department celebrating 50th anniversary

The University of Kentucky College of Education’s Department of Early Childhood, Special Education and Rehabilitation Counseling will host a 50th anniversary celebration Oct. 13-14 in Lexington.