Monday, May 27, 2019
Conferences

Crushed stone association offers workshop on Kentucky’s rocks, minerals

The Kentucky Crushed Stone Association (KyCSA) will hold its annual teachers’ workshop, “Rocks and Minerals in Modern Society,” June 18-19 at the Georgetown College Leadership and Conference Center in Georgetown.
Conferences

KAEE hosting outdoor learning symposium in Lexington

The Kentucky Association for Environmental Education (KAEE) will host its annual Outdoor Learning Symposium June 18 at Frederick Douglass High School in Lexington.
Bryan Station High School (Fayette County) junior LaMargaret Johnson impressed upon a national audience of chief state school officers and educators the vital importance of strong career and technical education (CTE) programs in a speech in Washington, D.C. Pictured with Johnson are Education Commissioner Wayne Lewis and her teacher, Catherine Vanatter. Photo by Jessica Fletcher, April 8, 2019

Bryan Station junior highlights importance of CTE at national conference

LaMargaret Johnson, a junior at Bryan Station High School (Fayette County), impressed upon a national audience of chief state school officers and educators the vital importance of strong career and technical education (CTE) programs in a speech in Washington, D.C., April 8.
Announcements

Revised Health Education, P.E. standards documents for 2019-2020 available

After undergoing a rigorous revision process that began in 2017, revised standards for health education and physical education have been adopted into law.
Conferences

Kentucky Library Association seeks proposals for annual conference

The Kentucky Library Association is accepting proposals for its annual conference Oct. 24-25 at Sloan Convention Center in Bowling Green.
Recognitions

Henderson health science program recognized by Advance CTE

The health science program at Henderson County High School has been recognized as one of eight winners of Advance CTE’s 2019 Excellence in Action awards.
Announcements

Clements award recognizes high school history, civics teachers

Applications are now being accepted for the Earle C. Clements Innovation in Education Award for Civics and History Teachers, which recognizes promising and innovative Kentucky high school history or civics teachers.
Conferences

EdWeek online summit to examine literacy skills needed in today’s workplace

Education Week will host a virtual summit on literacy, “Real-World Literacy Summit 2019,” 1-3 p.m. ET April 16.
Conferences

2019 Career and Technical Education Summer Conference

Get excited about the 2019 Career and Technical Education Summer Conference. Along with a week full of great presentations and opportunities to learn and grow, we will have a special counselor day on June 26.
Announcements

Nominations open for KAEE environmental education awards

The Kentucky Association for Environmental Education is accepting nominations for its annual Excellence in Environmental Education Awards.