Tuesday, August 14, 2018

PIMSER training on feedback will feature internationally recognized expert

The Partnership Institute for Math and Science Education Reform and Eastern Kentucky University will host a workshop on the importance of feedback Aug. 28 in the Carl D. Perkins Building on the EKU campus in Richmond.

Jefferson FCS teacher honored at FCCLA conference

Laura Spiegelhalter, a family and consumer sciences teacher at duPont Manual High School (Jefferson County), received the Spirit of Advising Award from the Family, Career and Community Leaders of America at the organization’s recent National Leadership Conference in Atlanta.

KAEE annual conference coming to Berea

Registration is open for the Kentucky Association for Environmental Education’s annual conference Sept. 6-8 at Boone Tavern Hotel in Berea.

Feedback sought from educators offering teaching and learning pathway

In order to support the continuing and new schools offering the teaching and learning career pathway, the Kentucky Department of Education wants to hear from school principals, counselors and teachers at schools offering the pathway.

Southeast/South-Central co-op to host NGSS workshop

The Southeast/South-Central Educational Cooperative will host a workshop on the Next Generation Science Standards for new or relatively new science teachers July 23 at its office in London.

Virtual Math Summit offers 31 presentations for elementary teachers

Build Math Minds will host its Virtual Math Summit, a free online professional learning event featuring 31 mathematics education presentations for teachers in grades pre-K-5, from July 30-Aug. 1.

NKCES offering physical education, arts and humanities academy

The Northern Kentucky Cooperative for Educational Services will host the NKCES Regional Physical Education and Arts and Humanities Summer Academy on July 26 at North Pointe Elementary School in Hebron.

National Board Professional Learning Schools launch set for Aug. 1

The Kentucky Department of Education will host the summer’s second launch of new and continuing National Board Professional Learning Schools for 2018-2019 on Aug. 1 at the Shelby County extension office in Shelbyville.

Workshop will help educators understand progression of fractions

Green River Regional Educational Cooperative (GRREC) will host a workshop designed to help educators deepen their understanding of the progression of fractions July 24-25 at its training facility in Bowling Green.

Kentucky PTA to mark 100 years at annual convention

Kentucky PTA will hold its annual convention July 20-21 at Seneca High School in Louisville. The organization will celebrate 100 years of advocating for children since its formation in April 1918.