Thursday, September 16, 2021
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Tag: Kentucky Core Academic Standards

Discovering best practices in college/career readiness, graduation rates

When looking at the most recent college/career readiness (CCR) rates and graduation rates, it is clear that some districts are making significant strides toward...

Postsecondary council awards nearly $1.1 million to improve teacher quality

The Council on Postsecondary Education (CPE) awarded nearly $1.1 million in federal grant funding to improve teacher quality at its meeting last week at Morehead State University.

Monthly TweetFEST for teachers and administrators

The Kentucky Department of Education (KDE) will begin hosting a monthly TweetFEST to invite teachers and administrators to share resources they’re using to teach...

Have you heard? Speaking, listening standards make sense

A greater emphasis is being placed on oral, auditory communication in Kentucky schools.

New standards bring new excitement, expectations

New standards make this an exciting time for teachers.

New standards, targets drive improved teaching

Teachers from across the state are spending this year transforming Kentucky’s new Core Academic Standards into usable learning targets – and developing the best ways to teach them. Rebecca Potter, an 18-year veteran who teaches senior English and newspaper journalism at Letcher County Central High School, said integrating both content and technique can only benefit teachers.