Thursday, January 21, 2021
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Free virtual design field trips from Cooper Hewitt museum

The Cooper Hewitt Smithsonian Design Museum is offering free virtual design field trips to students nationwide. The hour-long program has separate sessions for students K-3 and grades 4-12.
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Land Between the Lakes offers free biology webinars

Kentucky students can join free virtual programs via Zoom on biology and natural history. Three programs are available, each recommended for different grade levels:
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New KET show for ages 3-8 starts Jan. 4

KET Classroom is offering a new one-hour TV program for ages 3-8 to supplement learning at home.
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Engaging with local history museums during COVID-19

Since the COVID-19 pandemic began, museums have been working to adapt to a more virtual world in order to continue engaging with teachers and students.
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Kentucky Historical Society offers online programs for students, teachers

The Kentucky Historical Society (KHS) has launched several virtual education aids for K-12 students, the result of surveying about 200 Kentucky teachers over the summer.
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More KET curriculum help and teacher training

More resources for teachers are available from KET Education to help teachers handle the challenges of the 2020-2021 school year.
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KDE offering new middle school career resources

The Kentucky Department of Education (KDE) has created the Middle School Career Resources webpage to assist schools in implementation of the Kentucky Academic Standards (KAS) for Career Studies and Financial Literacy.
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KET provides more learning help with PBS programming

Kentucky Educational Television (KET) is offering new education frameworks for PBS LearningMedia and PBS Kids to help Kentucky students with blended learning.
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KFEC lists financial literacy resources for online teaching

Kentucky teachers looking for ways to help students with financial literacy, especially during virtual learning, have access to a new list of links for that purpose.
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New online lessons from KET

Kentucky Educational Television (KET) is providing more help for teachers and parents through its new Skills on Demand lesson collection.