Tuesday, August 4, 2020
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Shakespeare in the summer

By Amy Wallot amy.wallot@education.ky.gov Teachers from around the state had a good time learning about Shakespeare and how to make his work more accessible to their...

Ten alternative education programs selected Best Practice Sites

Ten alternative education programs have been selected as Best Practice Sites in an effort designed to recognize the work of educators and programs that...

Teachers should encourage student ownership of summer reading selections

Summer reading programs including more options for students.

Digital learning a ‘virtual’ necessity, report says

A new report identified how Kentucky can improve digital learning in schools.

Manual teacher wins ExCEL Award

Alesia Williams, an English and humanities teacher at duPont Manual High School (Jefferson County), is the most recent recipient of the WHAS11-TV Excellence in...

Kentucky receives additional school improvement grant funding

Kentucky, 24 other states and the District of Columbia will share nearly $220 million in School Improvement Grant (SIG) funding provided by the U.S....

Human Rights Councils focused on giving students a voice

Students at three schools are forming groups to discuss human rights.

Collaboration between middle, elementary students the ‘write’ project

Jefferson County Traditional Middle School and Cochran Elementary have formed a partnership to give young authors a real audience, and young readers real role models.

Science fairs still an integral part of learning

Teachers encourage students to bring new and creative ideas to fairs.

Kentucky schools recognized for working conditions

Ten Kentucky schools were recognized for the working conditions, safety and student achievement in their buildings at the 17th Annual Safe Schools, Successful Students Conference in Louisville this week.