Catherine Del Valle, a Spanish teacher at Russell High School (Russell Independent), has received the John Temple Award for State Director of the Year from Sociedad Honoraria Hispánica, an honor society for high school students enrolled in Spanish and/or Portuguese.
The Leslie County schools have been recognized for its work in entrepreneurial education by Hazard Community and Technical College and the Consortium for Entrepreneurship Education.
Bradley McKinney, an agriculture teacher at Rowan County Senior High School, has been named the Kentucky Agriculture Teacher of the Year by the Kentucky FFA Foundation and the Kentucky Association of Agricultural Educators.
Three school custodians have been named as finalists for the 2019 Fred Award presented by the Kentucky Association of School Administrators.
Derrick Lindow, a U.S. history teacher at Daviess County Middle School, has been selected as Kentucky’s 2019 James Madison Fellow by the James Madison Memorial Fellowship Foundation.
The Central Kentucky Educational Cooperative has named Carol Hyatt, a special education teacher at Lansdowne Elementary School (Fayette County), as Fayette County’s 2018-2019 Outstanding Educator.
Campbellsville University recognized 197 teachers from across Kentucky in its annual Excellence in Teaching Award Program.
Eight educators from across Kentucky have been named All Stars by Kentucky Educational Television as part of the inaugural KET Education All Stars program.
Tates Creek Elementary School (Fayette County) has been recognized as a 2019 National Green Ribbon School by the U.S. Department of Education.
Gena Maley, an art teacher at Murray Middle School (Murray Independent), has been named a recipient of Artsonia’s 2019 Art Education Leadership Award.