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24 Ashland Inc. Teacher Achievement Award winners named

The Kentucky Department of Education and Ashland Inc. have selected 24 outstanding Kentucky educators as recipients of the 2014 Ashland Inc. Teacher Achievement Awards...

To “Think Anew…One Day at a Time”

In his second annual message to Congress in December 1862 Abraham Lincoln wrote, “The occasion is piled high with difficulty, and we must rise...

Plug into learning

By the time this article is posted online, I will have already welcomed my new students, established rules and routines, and set them up...

Inspiring one another to stick our necks out

Over the years, I’ve used many methods to learn about my students, but really feel like I found the perfect match with my introduction letter assignment.

National Board Certification Impact and Rewards Continue a Decade Later

If you haven’t considered National Board Certification, I encourage you to take those first steps. I’m sure you have heard that it is difficult, but learning about the process and programs that are out there to support you before beginning can make a difference.

Beyond Appreciation

I recently returned from “Washington Recognition Week” in our nation’s capital and all I can say is that I wish every teacher across Kentucky could be doted on as I and my fellow State Teachers of the Year were during this week.

Reeling in Greatness

Mark Twain said, "Keep away from people who try to belittle your ambitions. Small people always do that, but the really great make you...

Creating Ripples

Kentucky Teacher of the Year, Kristal Doolin, recently spoke to a group of pre-service teachers and shared advice as they prepare to enter the...

Sharing Our Stories

Charles Schulz's infamous Peanuts character Lucy Van Pelt once said, “Try not to have a good time...this is supposed to be educational.” Sorry, Lucy,...

Those who CAN, do. Those who CAN GO BEYOND, selflessly teach...

I am a great admirer of those who came before me, and I believe there is much to be said for the wisdom of...