Tuesday, June 25, 2019
Announcements

Kentucky Chamber program will take students to businesses

The Kentucky Chamber Workforce Center is launching Kentucky’s first Bus2Business program Oct. 2. Through a partnership with the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, Bus2Business day will bring school buses full of students to local businesses so they can see opportunities available to them after high school.
Recognitions

Campbellsville University presents Excellence in Teaching Awards

Campbellsville University recognized 197 teachers from across Kentucky in its annual Excellence in Teaching Award Program.
Conferences

School librarians’ association to host summer conference

The Kentucky Association of School Librarians (KASL) will hold its annual KASL Summer Refresher conference July 15-16 at the Eminence Independent schools Edhub.
Conferences

Assessment coordinators’ group seeks proposals for annual workshop

The Kentucky Association of Assessment Coordinators (KAAC) is accepting proposals for the 2019 Scott Trimble Assessment Workshop Oct. 28-29 at the Galt House Hotel in Louisville.
Conferences

History education conference registration open

Registration is open for the Kentucky Historical Society’s (KHS) 2019 Kentucky History Education Conference and related events for K-12 educators July 17-19 at the Thomas D. Clark Center for Kentucky History in Frankfort.
Recognitions

Eight educators named to first KET Education All Stars team

Eight educators from across Kentucky have been named All Stars by Kentucky Educational Television as part of the inaugural KET Education All Stars program.
Recognitions

Fayette elementary school earns Green Ribbon honor

Tates Creek Elementary School (Fayette County) has been recognized as a 2019 National Green Ribbon School by the U.S. Department of Education.
Conferences

KDE, AdvancEd hosting continuous improvement summit

The Kentucky Department of Education (KDE), AdvancEd and Measured Progress will host the Kentucky Continuous Improvement Summit Sept. 16-17 at the Lexington Convention Center.
Conferences

KDE workshop to focus targeting improved student outcomes

The Kentucky Department of Education’s Office of Special Education and Early Learning will host a professional learning opportunity focused on targeting improved student outcomes, particularly for students with disabilities, June 27 at the Clarion Hotel Conference Center – North in Lexington.
Announcements

18 teachers receive scholarships for AP Summer Institutes

Eighteen Kentucky teachers have been awarded scholarships to one of four College Board Advanced Placement Summer Institutes. The scholarships totaling $18,200 cover the cost of tuition and, in some cases, expenses for the weeklong professional development programs.