Saturday, January 29, 2022
Conferences

Registration open for National Council of Teachers of English conference

The annual National Council of Teachers of English conference will be Nov. 17-20 at the Georgia World Congress Center in Atlanta.

Strategic Education Research Partnership offers free literacy resources

The Strategic Education Research Partnership offers free tools for educators to help them teach word recognition, fluency and vocabulary in today’s classrooms.
Conferences

Proposals sought for English teachers’ conference

The Kentucky Council of Teachers of English/Language Arts is accepting proposals for its annual conference Feb. 24-25 at Embassy Suites Lexington. The conference theme is...
Spotlight

Reeling in students for summer science and literacy with ‘Shark Week’

Oldham County's Kathy Beardsley integrated the Discovery Channel's 'Shark Week" and hands-on science activities at a Summer Literacy Camp for a one-of-a-kind science and literacy experience.

On-demand writing isn’t a product, it’s a skill

On-demand writing is called “on demand” because of when it is done and how it is done. “On demand” is not the product itself.
Announcements

Grant opportunity for Summer Institute participants

The Albert I. Pierce Foundation is offering a one-time grant for a Kentucky teacher who has participated in the Teacher Renewal Summer Institute.

Finding teacher renewal in the woods

The Teacher Renewal Summer Institute is an opportunity for educators at all levels to learn, grow and make lasting relationships through common interests.
Announcements

Writing Program Advisory Committee accepting nominations

Nominations are open for the Writing Program Advisory Committee, a board appointed by the Kentucky Board of Education (KBE) to analyze the program of...
Contests

Poetry Out Loud contest open to high schoolers

High schools are invited to participate in Poetry Out Loud, a national poetry recitation contest in which students recite poems at class, school, state...

Kentucky Text Set Project connects teachers and books

The Kentucky Text Set Project is intensive training designed to help teachers begin creating challenging, grade-level specific texts sets over a variety of engaging literacy and literary topics.