Tuesday, January 22, 2019

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.

Dinner, program in Paducah for those interested in vision loss

The West Kentucky White Cane Dinner – a gathering for students, families, teachers, counselors and individuals interested in vision loss– will be Oct. 15 at the Carson-Myre Heart Center Auditorium at Baptist Health Paducah.

Kentucky Horse Park invites field trips, offers financial assistance

The Kentucky Horse Park and International Museum of the Horse invite teachers and your students for a field trip experience that connects their programs to Kentucky standards and your class curriculum.

KSBA accepting nominations for semiannual PEAK Award

The Kentucky School Boards Association is accepting nominations for its fall 2018 PEAK (Public Education Achieves in Kentucky) Award.

Nominations open for Prichard Committee leadership award

The Prichard Committee for Academic Excellence is accepting nominations for the annual Beverly Nickell Raimondo Leadership Award.

High school students invited to apply to Global Citizen Certificate Program

Registration is open for the Global Citizenship Certificate Program, a comprehensive global educational program to guide high school students in expanding their global perspectives with international experiences.

Kentucky Center for Mathematics course catalog available

The Kentucky Center for Mathematics’ 2018-2019 Course Catalog is available for mathematics educators.

Nominations open for KCSS outstanding teacher award

The Kentucky Council for the Social Studies is accepting nominations for its 2018 Outstanding Social Studies Teacher Award.

Grant available to help Brazilian educators develop English teaching capacity

The Regional English Language Office at the U.S. Embassy in Brazil is offering a funding opportunity to support the development of English teaching capacity for Brazilian public school teachers in bilingual schools through an in-person and online exchange program.

McConnell Center scholars program open to social studies teachers

The University of Louisville McConnell Center Civics Education Program is accepting applications for the 2018-2019 cohort of its Teacher Scholars Program lecture and seminar series.