Saturday, April 20, 2019
Recognitions

Spanish embassy honors Fayette elementary school

Maxwell Spanish Immersion Magnet Elementary School (Fayette County) has been named the 2018-19 School of the Year by the Embassy of Spain’s Education Office in Washington, D.C.
Conferences

Rural College Access and Success Summit to be held in Lexington

The Rural College Access and Success Summit will be April 28-30 at Lexington Convention Center.
Resources

KAEE offers teaching resources for environmental educators

The KAEE TREE has been developed as a means to connect educators with professionals who can assist with the integration of environmental concepts into all content areas.
Announcements

EKU hosting Science and Math Camp for junior and seniors

The Eastern Kentucky University College of Science will host its Science and Math Camp June 2-7 on the EKU campus in Richmond.
Announcements

Summer journalism camp offered in Morehead

The Morehead Writing Project will offer a summer journalism camp for high school students June 9-15 at Morehead State University.
Resources

The Arboretum offers classroom experience on ecosystems

The Arboretum, State Botanical Garden of Kentucky is offering a classroom experience in which students can explore connections between plants, other organisms and their environments by designing miniature ecosystems contained within terrariums.
Conferences

KHS seeks proposals for history education conference

The Kentucky Historical Society is accepting proposals for its Kentucky History Education Conference July 18 in Frankfort.
Conferences

Junior science academy gives students chance to present scientific talk

The Kentucky Junior Academy of Science invites students to share their scientific research (including research for a science fair project) at its annual meeting April 27 at Kentucky State University in Frankfort.
Announcements

Middle school students invited to submit poetry for online collection

Students in grades 6-8 are invited to submit original poetry for consideration for publication in “Caverns: Kentucky Middle School Poetry,” an online anthology, in celebration of National Poetry Month in April.
Contests

KET Young Writers Contest now open to all grades

The KET Young Writers Contest invites students to celebrate the power of crafting stories, poems and illustrations by submitting their own original stories and poems. For the first time, the contest is open to students in all grades.