Tuesday, April 7, 2020
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.
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.
Announcements

Fayette teacher selected for NASA’s airborne astronomy program

Denise Minor, a science teacher at Henry Clay High School (Fayette County), is among 28 teachers chosen for the 2019 NASA Airborne Astronomy Ambassadors program, a professional development program for high school science teachers.
Conferences

Junior science academy gives students chance to present scientific talk

The Kentucky Junior Academy of Science invites students to share their scientific research (including research for a science fair project) at its annual meeting April 18 at Hathaway Hall on the campus of Kentucky State University in Frankfort.
Conferences

Proposals sought for environmental education conference

The Kentucky Association for Environmental Education is seeking proposals for its annual conference Sept. 17-19 at Jenny Wiley State Resort Park in Prestonsburg.
Recognitions

Four Kentucky teachers receive PAEMST honors

Four Kentucky mathematics and science teachers are among 213 recipients of the Presidential Award for Excellence in Mathematics and Science Teaching, which is awarded to outstanding K-12 science and mathematics teachers from across the country.
A sea lion swims through the water during the sea lion show at the Louisville Zoo. Photo by Bobby Ellis, June 13, 2017

Louisville Zoo offers educational programs as part of field trips

The Louisville Zoo offers educational experiences that provide an opportunity for students to discover natural phenomena in an immersive learning environment.
Announcements

Raven Run Nature Sanctuary offers free field trips, travel grants

Raven Run Nature Sanctuary near Lexington offers free field trips for classes and transportation grants for Fayette County educators.