Tuesday, August 14, 2018

KEEC offers environmental educator certification course

The Kentucky Environmental Education Council (KEEC) is accepting applications for its 2018-19 Professional Environmental Educator Certification course, which will be held in four workshops from October to March.

UK chemistry department workshop showcases online courses

The University of Kentucky Department of Chemistry will host a workshop for high school chemistry teachers June 27-28 in Lexington.

Nominate schools, individuals for environmental awards

Nominations are open for the Kentucky Association for Environmental Education’s Excellence in EE Awards, which recognize the outstanding achievements of individuals, organizations, agencies, schools and businesses in the field of environmental education.

Literacy-focused workshop targets middle school math, science teachers

The Louisville Writing Project will host the 2018-19 Adolescent Literacy Project, a literacy-focused workshop for middle school mathematics and science teachers July 17-20.

Kentucky Girls STEM Collaborative hosting annual conference

The Kentucky Girls STEM Collaborative (KGSC) will host its annual conference June 21 at the University of Kentucky’s Jacobs Science Building in Lexington.

KAEE seeking educators to pilot environmental education units

The Kentucky Association for Environmental Education (KAEE) is seeking volunteers to pilot three environmental education units in the classroom during the days between the end of the K-PREP testing period and the end of the school year.

Wolf Creek hatchery program features two outdoor curricula

The environmental education team at Wolf Creek National Fish Hatchery will host a professional learning program featuring the Project Flying Wild and Project Aquatic Wild curricula July 18 at its facility near Jamestown.

EPA seeking schools for Air Quality Flag Program

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is seeking new participants for its Air Quality Flag Program, which can inform students, staff and parents about the air quality in their communities.

KAEE hosting outdoor learning symposium in Lexington

The Kentucky Association for Environmental Education (KAEE) will host its KAEE Outdoor Learning Symposium 2018 on June 19 at Cassidy Elementary School in Lexington.

Proposals sought for science teachers’ conference

The Kentucky Science Teachers Association (KSTA) is seeking proposals for its KSTA Annual Conference and Professional Learning, which will be Nov. 8-10 at the Lexington Convention Center and Hyatt Regency Hotel in Lexington.