Saturday, January 29, 2022

Rocks and minerals workshop set for June

The Kentucky Crushed Stone Association will hold its annual teachers workshop – Rocks and Minerals in Modern Society – June 21-22 at Georgetown College.

Environmental education conference seeking proposals

The Kentucky Association for Environmental Education is seeking proposals for its annual conference Sept. 7-9 at Kentucky Dam Village State Resort Park in Gilbertsville. Submissions...
Chris Check films Sarah Burns, a 2nd-grade teacher at North Washington Elementary (Washington County), for KET as she teaches her students about volcanoes and how they change the landscape. The videos of Burns and 11 other Washington County teachers using formative assessment practices will be available on PBS Learning Media. Photo by Bobby Ellis, March 21, 2017

Performance of science

Washington County science teachers work to improve instruction and assessment across the state and nation with formative assessment practices.

Mammoth Cave hosting climate change workshop

Mammoth Cave National Park, Western Kentucky University and the Kentucky University Partnership in Environmental Education (KUPEE) will offer a climate change workshop for middle...

Science award program encourages exploration in cancer research

High school students who are interested in cancer research may apply for the Emperor Science Award program, an initiative designed to empower high school...

Earth science academies recruiting teachers

The American Geosciences Institute/ExxonMobil Exploration Teacher Leadership Academies is recruiting teachers for its annual institute next summer in Houston. Two week-long academies – one...

Kentucky Science Speakers Bureau offers classroom experts

The Kentucky Science Speakers Bureau offers educators access to scientific experts from across the Commonwealth.

Learn real-world science at World War II museum

The National WWII Museum is looking for 28 5th- through 8th-grade science teachers from across the country who want to spend a week in New Orleans learning how to teach hands-on, minds-on science connected to World War II history.

Real science for real life: Winter weather

Help your students understand winter weather with these explanations and experiments from the Kentucky Academy of Science.

ACT surveying how science, history are taught in grades K-3

ACT is conducting surveys with Kentucky teachers, principals and district leaders through March to better understand how schools prioritize teaching science and history/social studies...