Thursday, September 19, 2019
Conferences

Kentucky Science Teachers Association conference part of NSTA area conference

The Kentucky Science Teachers Association will hold its annual conference as part of a National Science Teaching Association area conference Nov. 14-16 at Duke Energy Convention Center in Cincinnati.
Conferences

KAEE offers workshop on outdoor curricula in Horse Cave

The Kentucky Association for Environmental Education is offering a free workshop that will train and certify participants in the Project WET, Project WILD Aquatic and Project Underground curricula Oct. 24-25 at the Thomas House in Horse Cave.
Leigh Cocanougher

How environmental education can lead to novice reduction

The Kentucky Association for Environmental Education's Leigh Cocanougher explains how environmental education may be a tool to help reduce the number of students scoring Novice on statewide testing.
Conferences

KAEE members eligible for discount for national conference in Lexington

Members of the Kentucky Association for Environmental Education may receive a discount off registration for the North American Association for Environmental Education’s annual conference, which will be Oct. 16-19 at the Lexington Convention Center.
Conferences

North American Association for Environmental Education to meet in Lexington

The North American Association for Environmental Education will hold its annual conference Oct. 16-19 at the Lexington Convention Center.
Announcements

Nominations open for annual environmental education awards

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

Fayette science teacher named KEA’s 2020 Teacher of the Year

Melanie Trowel, a 7th-grade science teacher at Leestown Middle School (Fayette County), has been named the 2020 Teacher of the Year by the Kentucky Education Association.
Resources

KAEE offers teaching resources for environmental educators

The KAEE TREE has been developed as a means to connect educators with professionals who can assist with the integration of environmental concepts into all content areas.
Resources

The Arboretum offers classroom experience on ecosystems

The Arboretum, State Botanical Garden of Kentucky is offering a classroom experience in which students can explore connections between plants, other organisms and their environments by designing miniature ecosystems contained within terrariums.
Conferences

Proposals sought for NAEE conference

The North American Association for Environmental Education is accepting proposals for its annual conference and research symposium Oct. 15-19 at Lexington Convention Center.