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Webinar series looks at career studies in the middle school classroom

The Kentucky Department of Education's Office of Career and Technical Education will be hosting a two-part webinar series on career studies in the middle school classroom. The webinars are designed to support teachers as they guide students in developing Individual Learning Plans.

Video contest from NASA open for CTE students

February is Career and Technical Education (CTE) Month, and the Association for Career and Technical Education (ACTE) is partnering with NASA HUNCH to promote CTE through a student video contest.

KDE seeking feedback on revised state performance goals for Perkins V...

The Kentucky Department of Education (KDE) is seeking feedback on revised state performance goals proposed by the Perkins V Steering Committee for the Strengthening Career and Technical Education for the 21st Century Act – also known as Perkins V.

Commonwealth Office of Technology Taps into new talent through youth apprenticeship

The Commonwealth Office of Technology (COT) provides information technology services for state government agencies. A few years ago, COT management decided they needed to look into alternative methods for talent development to combat turnover.

KDE releases 2019-2020 School Report Card data

The Kentucky Department of Education released annual School Report Card data on Oct. 14, as required by statute and under the federal Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA).

CTE professionals receive 2020 Kentucky Farm Bureau Career and Technical Education...

Eight career and technical education (CTE) professionals received 2020 CTE Awards at a live-streamed ceremony on July 24 at the Galt House in Louisville. The awards program is conducted by the Kentucky Association for Career and Technical Education (KACTE).

From youth apprentice to licensed insurance agent

When Katlin Eldersma started taking business classes as a freshman at Bardstown High School (Bardstown Independent), she had no idea it would lead to her being a licensed insurance agent at LaRue-Carey Insurance Group just a few months after graduation.

KDE, superintendents discuss delay of in-person school to Sept. 28 due...

Discussion during the Kentucky Department of Education’s (KDE) Aug. 11 Special Superintendents’ Webcast focused on Gov. Andy Beshear’s recommendation that schools delay holding in-person classes until at least Sept. 28 due to the high rate of COVID-19 in Kentucky.

KDE’s Commissioner’s Student Advisory Council recommends more mental health support during...

At its Aug. 11 virtual meeting, members of the Kentucky Department of Education’s Commissioner’s Student Advisory Council shared their ideas for helping students with their mental health when school starts for the 2020-2021 school year.

KDE Education Continuation Task Force covers CTE, health and safety reopening...

During the July 13 Education Continuation Task Force meeting, members convened virtually to learn more about reopening guidance released by the Kentucky Department of Education.