Thursday, April 9, 2020
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White House history highlighted in weekly activity series

The White House Historical Association Education Team has created an educational activity series on White House history designed for students in grades K-5 utilizing non-traditional instruction.
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Cincinnati Zoo features its animals in daily videos

The Cincinnati Zoo and Botanical Garden is presenting a daily series of online videos and activities for use during non-traditional instruction.
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Jackson teacher offers at-home learning tips on PBS blog

Ashley Judd, a 1st-grade teacher at Tyner Elementary School (Jackson County), provides tips for parents and guardians who are facilitating their children’s learning during non-traditional instruction in an entry on a PBS education blog.
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National Board offers webinars for educators working remotely

The National Board for Professional Teaching Standards is offering a series of webinars and accompanying Twitter chats for educators who are utilizing non-traditional instruction during the COVID-19 emergency.
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KAHPERD presenting daily video physical activity lessons

A task force from the Kentucky Association for Health, Physical Education, Recreation and Dance (KAHPERD) is presenting daily mini-lessons from the SHAPE America daily activity calendar for students utilizing non-traditional instruction.
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NASA at Home resources bring agency’s work to students

NASA has launched a collection of resources designed to engage students in the agency’s discoveries, research and exploration from around the world and across the universe while they are utilizing non-traditional instruction.
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Beginning March 30, KET devotes daytime schedule to at-home learning

In response to the ongoing COVID-19 outbreak and its impact on schools, KET will be modifying the weekday daytime schedule on its main channel beginning March 30.
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KAS professional learning modules can replace in-person professional development

With in-person professional development opportunities being canceled, the Kentucky Department of Education is offering professional learning modules that can serve as alternatives and help educators build better understanding of the Kentucky Academic Standards.
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Kentucky Virtual Library now available to all Kentucky students, teachers

The Kentucky Council on Postsecondary Education (CPE) has announced that all K-12 students and teachers in Kentucky now have free access to an online portal of educational resources that can support learning and lessons at home during non-traditional instruction.
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KET creates online toolkit of resources for families, educators

In response to the need for at-home learning resources while Kentucky students are utilizing non-traditional instruction due to the COVID-19 outbreak, Kentucky Educational Television has created an online toolkit for families and educators. The toolkit provides families with free, high-quality educational resources for students at all grade levels.