Wednesday, December 2, 2020
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The secret life of literary rock stars

Librarians take a look inside the world of children’s book authors and illustrators.

Two Kentucky career and technical education teachers named finalists for national...

Two Kentucky career and technical education teachers have qualified as finalists in the Association for Career and Technical Education’s Excellence Awards.

24 Valvoline Teacher Achievement Award winners named

The Kentucky Department of Education and Valvoline™ have selected 24 outstanding Kentucky educators as recipients of the 2017 Valvoline Teacher Achievement Awards. These teachers qualify to compete for the 2017 Kentucky Teacher of the Year Award, which will be announced next month.

Nicholasville Elementary partners with public library for online book club

The library media specialist at Nicholasville Elementary partnered with the Jessamine County Public Library during the 2015-16 school year to introduce students to virtual book clubs.

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.

Getting their hands on science

Teachers attending the Kentucky Science Teachers Association’s annual conference in Lexington used everything from foam balls and a giant Slinky to a syringe and bag of marshmallows to discover new ways to engage their students.

Teachers take advantage of chance to put arts in the spotlight...

Jessamine County schools illustrate their emphasis on arts and humanities with new district-wide coordinators.

Learning won’t stop when the snow piles up

Thirteen school districts are creating programs for snowbound students.

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...

The fun of science

Science experiments are underway every day in schools across Kentucky. Students enjoy the hands-on activities and teachers like to get in on the fun, too. This is a small collection of science I’ve seen happening over the past few months.