Thursday, April 9, 2020
Recognitions

Simpson library media specialist chosen for NEA Foundation fellowship

Sam Northern, a library media specialist at Simpson Elementary School (Simpson County), has been selected as a 2020 NEA Global Learning Fellow by the NEA Foundation.
Resources

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.
Resources

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.
Conferences

Proposals sought for environmental education conference

The Southeastern Environmental Education Alliance (SEEA) is seeking proposals for its 2020 Southeastern Environmental Education Alliance Research Symposium and Conference Sept. 24-26 in Columbia, S.C.
Contests

Personnel Cabinet poster contest open to students

The Kentucky Personnel Cabinet’s Office of Employee Relations is celebrating Public Service Recognition Week May 3-9 by inviting students ages 6-18 to participate in a poster contest that acknowledges the achievements and contributions of state employees in their communities.
Resources

White House Historical Association offers digital education resources

The White House Historical Association (WHHA) is continuing its work remotely by helping educators utilize its digital education resources for online classrooms and non-traditional instruction.
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Kentucky Historical Society offers resources, continues work while closed

The Kentucky History Center and Museums have temporarily closed. While the campus is closed to onsite visitors, the Kentucky Historical Society’s (KHS) work in educating and engaging the public through Kentucky history will continue.
Resources

Kentucky Academy of Science compiles NTI resources for science teachers

The Kentucky Academy of Science has compiled a collection of science teaching resources for teachers utilizing non-traditional instruction.
Conferences

Junior science academy preparing to move student presentations online

The Kentucky Junior Academy of Science is preparing to hold its annual meeting and student research presentations online April 18 if necessary.
Resources

Environmental education groups offer recommendations, resources

The Kentucky Environmenal Education Council and the Kentucky Association for Environmental Education have developed lists of recommendations for ways to get outside this spring while keeping yourself and others healthy.