Thursday, June 20, 2019
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Campbellsville University presents Excellence in Teaching Awards

Campbellsville University recognized 197 teachers from across Kentucky in its annual Excellence in Teaching Award Program.

18 teachers receive scholarships for AP Summer Institutes

Eighteen Kentucky teachers have been awarded scholarships to one of four College Board Advanced Placement Summer Institutes. The scholarships totaling $18,200 cover the cost of tuition and, in some cases, expenses for the weeklong professional development programs.

Two teachers nominated for LifeChanger of the Year award

Two Kentucky teachers have been nominated for the National Life Group Foundation’s 2018-19 LifeChanger of the Year award.

Students’ work heading into space

Students at Breckinridge County Area Technology Center have completed their third year in a NASA program in which they build training hardware.

STLP state championship

Elementary, middle and high school students from all over the Commonwealth converged on the Lexington Convention Center April 12 with projects that dazzled the mind as part of the STLP State Championship.

Kentucky Board of Education updated on new laws

At its regularly scheduled April meeting, the Kentucky Board of Education received an update on new education laws passed by the 2017 General Assembly. House Bill 520 allows non-religious public charter schools for the first time in Kentucky. Commissioner of Education Stephen Pruitt said work has already started at the Kentucky Department of Education to prepare for the establishment of charters.

Filling the halls of KDE’s new home

Breckinridge County ATC students are among those whose works will be displayed at KDE’s new home.

Showing career/tech students what’s possible

Teachers have seen the value SkillsUSA and its Louisville-based national competitions have for their students.

Kentucky School for the Blind students author book

Seven students from the Kentucky School for the Blind are hoping to release the first-ever professionally published anthology written by blind and visually-impaired teenagers this fall.

Superintendent’s Spotlight: Janet Meeks, Breckinridge County

Our motto is “Every Child, Every Day.” It is the credo the Breckinridge County school district follows each day to ensure all students receive...