Tuesday, January 22, 2019

Shelby schools hosting professional learning event

Shelby County schools will host the Shelby County Share Fair professional learning program Feb. 20 at the Blair Center at Southside Elementary School in Shelbyville.

KDE offering trainings on behavioral threat assessments, emergency events

The Kentucky Department of Education and the Readiness and Emergency Management for Schools Technical Assistance Center is offering two free trainings on behavioral threat assessments and emergency events Jan. 31-Feb. 1 at Hampton Inn and Suites in Murray.

International Dyslexia Association to hold regional conference in Louisville

The Kentucky Branch of the International Dyslexia Association will host the IDA Southern Regional Conference March 22-23 at the Louisville Marriott Downtown.

Middle school science teachers invited to apply to become National STEM Scholars

The National Stem Cell Foundation partners with The Carol Martin Gatton Academy of Science and Mathematics and The Center for Gifted Studies at Western Kentucky University to fund 10 scholarships each year for middle school science teachers working to transfer a passion for science to students in this age group.

Kentucky Historical Society offering professional learning workshops

The Kentucky Historical Society (KHS) is offering three professional learning workshops for teachers in the coming months.

PIMSER to host math leadership academy

The Partnership Institute for Math and Science Education Reform (PIMSER) will host a leadership academy for mathematics administrators beginning Dec. 11 at Eastern Kentucky University in Richmond.

White House History Teacher Institute accepting applications

The White House History Teacher Institute is accepting applications for teacher workshops hosted by the White House Historical Association (WHAA) on July 8-12 and July 22-26 at the David M. Rubenstein National Center for White House History in Washington.

KACTE seeks proposals for annual conference

The Kentucky Association for Career and Technical Education (KACTE) is accepting proposals for its annual conference July 23-29 at the Galt House Hotel in Louisville.

KASC offers two sessions to support closing achievement gaps

The Kentucky Association of School Councils (KASC) is offering two professional learning sessions for educators to support schools in closing achievement gaps Dec. 5 at JA BizTown (formerly Linlee Elementary School) in Lexington.

PIMSER adds courses for game-based math program

The Partnership Institute for Math and Science Education Reform (PIMSER) has added two series of sessions for “Up the Rigor in Math Using Games and Classrooms Assessment,” a training series on a game-based program for teachers in grades K-5 and Response to Intervention mathematics teachers in grades 6-8.