I once read that the Chief Operating Officer of Facebook Sheryl Sandburg stated, “Leadership is about making others better as a result of your presence and making sure it lasts even in your absence.”
Public school students currently in grades 9-11 are invited to apply for the 13 open positions on the 2022-2023 Commissioner’s Student Advisory Council, a group that provides input to the Kentucky commissioner of education.
Applications are now being accepted for the next Kentucky Commissioner of Education.
Applications are now being accepted for the 2014-15 Kentucky Reading Project (KRP). The deadline for submission is February 28. KRP is a yearlong graduate-level course focused on research-based literacy instruction. KRP offers an excellent opportunity to learn about topics such as: Senate Bill 1 Kentucky Core Academic Standards College and Career Readiness Formative Assessments Faculty members at each of the [...]
Applications for the Minority Superintendent Internship Program (MSIP) are now being accepted. The MSIP is designed to identify and train a pool of highly qualified and highly effective minority education leaders poised to transition into superintendent positions in Kentucky public school districts. The two-year program provides opportunities for leadership development and training as candidates are supported and mentored by Kentucky’s [...]
The Distinguished Fulbright Awards in Teaching program sends highly accomplished primary and secondary teachers from the U.S. abroad and brings international teachers to the U.S for a three to six month long program. The maximum award for the program covers program costs such as tuition, room and board, and transportation. Participants will receive a maintenance allowance designed to assist with the costs [...]
The Kentucky Green Ribbon Schools (GRS) application for 2014 is now available on the Green Ribbon Schools webpage. Districts interested in applying must first submit a letter of intent. Superintendents should designate a representative from their district to e-mail the district’s intent to Sherri Craig (email@example.com) by December 6, 2013. After submitting the letter of intent, participating schools should complete the KY GRS application available [...]
The National Science Teacher Association is currently accepting applications for the 2013–2014 New Science Teacher Academy. The academy was created to help promote quality science teaching, enhance teacher confidence, and improve teacher content knowledge. Among the many benefits, attendees will get unlimited use of resources including vetted web links for lesson plans, links to state and national standards, professional organizations, [...]
A total of 17 Kentucky public school districts have submitted applications to the Kentucky Department of Education to become Districts of Innovation.