Thursday, July 19, 2018
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National Board Professional Learning Schools launch set for Aug. 1

The Kentucky Department of Education will host the summer’s second launch of new and continuing National Board Professional Learning Schools for 2018-2019 on Aug. 1 at the Shelby County extension office in Shelbyville.

Home-grown help in social services staffing

A new apprenticeship program allows high schools students to work in local offices of the Kentucky Department for Community Based Services.

Thinking outside the stereotype

In its second year, nontraditional camps at several of the state’s area technology centers are giving students a look at careers they might not have considered.

KDE, AdvancEd hosting continuous improvement summit

The Kentucky Department of Education and AdvancEd will host the Kentucky Continuous Improvement Summit on Sept. 17-18 at the Lexington Convention Center.

New PBIS video modules available

The Kentucky Department of Education has made the 2018 installment of positive behavioral intervention and support video modules available to educators.

Apply to help KDE set standards for science assessments

The Kentucky Department of Education (KDE) is seeking applicants to complete the process of setting standards for the science assessments in grades 4 and 7.

Fletcher named chief communications officer at KDE

Interim Commissioner of Education Wayne Lewis announced June 6 the hiring of Jessica Fletcher as the chief communications officer for the Kentucky Department of Education . She will begin her role with the department on June 11, focusing on internal and external communication strategies.

Taking on the process of building better graduates

The Kentucky Department of Education is gathering feedback about possible changes to high school graduation requirements.

Let’s TALK conference to be held in Elizabethtown

Registration is open for the Let’s TALK: Conversations About Effective Teaching conference June 18-19 at John Hardin High School in Elizabethtown.

#KYGoDigital: More than a hashtag

Live online events, regional learning events and a hashtag are part of an educator-led initiative to help schools and districts make the most of digital tools.