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Kentucky students win National Security Language Initiative scholarships

Nine students at The Gatton Academy of Mathematics and Science at Western Kentucky University have received a nationally-competitive National Security Language Initiative for Youth (NSLI-Y) Scholarships for immersive, critical language study this summer and next academic year.

Kentucky United Nations Assembly highlights culture and policy

During the month of March, students from across Kentucky attended a session of the Kentucky United Nations Assembly (KUNA), a 3-day long program put on by the YMCA.

Kentucky’s healthiest schools honored

The Alliance for a Healthier Generation’s National Healthy Schools Award is an honor given to showcase and acknowledge schools that have implemented changes to create healthier school environments.

16 schools receive National Healthy Schools Award

Sixteen Kentucky schools have been named winners of the National Healthy Schools Award by the Alliance for a Healthier Generation. The awards were announced recently...

Kentucky Text Set Project connects teachers and books

The Kentucky Text Set Project is intensive training designed to help teachers begin creating challenging, grade-level specific texts sets over a variety of engaging literacy and literary topics.

No child left alone

Hardin County elementary schools find a creative way to make sure all children have a friend on the playground.

Board of education discusses new accountability system

At its meeting in Frankfort, the Kentucky Board of Education discussed the development of a new accountability system for public schools under the Every Student Succeeds Act.

Let’s celebrate our first steps on new science standards

This is the first of a series of guest columns from teachers implementing the Kentucky Core Academic Standards for Science this school year. By David...

Superintendents’ Spotlight: Jon Ballard, Elizabethtown Independent

In the Elizabethtown Independent school district, science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) are emerging as important vehicles in delivering educational programs to help students...

When failure leads to success

‘If at first you don’t succeed, try, try again’ goes beyond experimentation in Kentucky schools.