Friday, August 7, 2020
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Fayette County teacher incorporating Finnish ideas into her classroom

Fayette County's Kelly Bales describes how she tried to incorporate Finnish ideas about education into her social studies classroom.

2018 Visiting Teachers from Spain Program taking applications

Apply now to host a visiting teacher from Spain for the 2018-19 school year.

Developing globally competent K-5 readers and writers

KDE's Whitney Hamilton says global competency is a natural fit with English language arts.

Connecting language learning to careers in manufacturing

What do a high school French teacher and careers in manufacturing have in common? At first glance, absolutely nothing.

Language immersion in Kentucky

Jefferson County's Jacque Van Houten and Fayette County's Laura Roché Youngworth explain how immersion programs work and the benefits students are seeing in their schools.

Two world languages regional conferences set for March

It’s professional learning time for Kentucky world languages teachers. Look at these two upcoming regional professional learning opportunities.

Students’ response to Hurricane María teaches global competency

Russell Independent's Catherine Del Valle shares how she used a natural disaster in Puerto Rico to teach her students global competency skills and help out struggling schools on the island.

Going global? Check out these events

Whether you’re a classroom teacher, an experienced world language teacher or global competency guru at your school, Global Collaboration Day is for your students. The day is an opportunity for students to get involved with their world and practice these principles right from their classroom.

The benefits of biliteracy

New programs in two school districts are recognizing students who are proficient in more than one language.

Using global competencies to drive three-dimensional science instruction

KDE's Carly Baldwin explains how she used the annual migration of monarch butterflies to bring global competency into her science classroom. to make for a richer experience.