Thursday, March 21, 2019
Announcements

Online course focuses on human population issues

Population Education will offer a four-week accelerated online professional learning course on human population growth July 9-Aug. 3. The course is for science and social studies teachers in grades 6-12.
News

Kentuckians win Presidential Award for math, science teaching

Grant County's Shannon Brickler and Somerset Independent's Natasha Craft are among 104 educators nationwide to be recognized as winners of the prestigious Presidential Award for Excellence in Mathematics and Science Teaching.
Conferences

Workshop can help teachers create, use aquaponics systems in classroom

Foodchain will host a workshop on using aquaponics in the classroom July 21 at its facility in Lexington.
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.
Announcements

Apply to help KDE set standards for science assessments

The Kentucky Department of Education (KDE) is seeking applicants to complete the process of setting standards for the science assessments in grades 4 and 7.
Conferences

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.
Conferences

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.
Announcements

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.
Conferences

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.
Resources

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.