Wednesday, January 27, 2021
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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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White House site offers early literacy tools, resources

The end of third grade is the point at which children transition from learning to read to utilizing reading skills to understand the content...
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Free lesson plans focus on importance of local government

The Kentucky League of Cities (KLC) is offering a series of lesson plans targeted to elementary school students in conjunction with City Government Month...
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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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KET Education offers resources, content for possible NTI days

KET Education and Kentucky Educational Television are offering their help to Kentucky educators who are planning and looking for resources and content for possible non-traditional instruction (NTI) days.
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NGSS student work rubrics released

SCALE and the Literacy Design Collaborative have released a set of Next Generation Science Standards-aligned student work rubrics for K-12.
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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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U.S. Census Bureau offers census-related resources for classrooms

Statistics in Schools, a program from the U.S. Census Bureau, offers free resources related to the 2020 census that teachers can use to educate students about the importance of the once-a-decade count of the U.S. population, with a special focus on counting all children.
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Arts initiative offers grants to eastern, western Kentucky schools

Schools in eastern and western Kentucky may request funding for arts in education programs through the Delta Dental Making Smiles Happen Arts in Education...
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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.