Thursday, October 1, 2020
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Momentum is growing for teacher leadership

Leadership can take many forms. It can be take charge or by example. It can be a position or an attitude. It can be...

Grandparents enjoy lunch, enjoy the school

A while back I visited Kentucky Teacher of the Year Holly Bloodworth and her class at Murray Elementary School (Murray Independent). Principal Denise Richards mentioned that it was grandparents’ lunch day.

Students share insight with Commissioner Holliday

By Amy Wallot Members of the third installment of the Next-Generation Student Council recently visited the offices of the Kentucky Department of Education (KDE) for...

Ready or not

  Being named the 2014 Kentucky Teacher of the Year is sure to be one of the most exciting professional times of my life. I...

Kentucky’s college- and career-readiness efforts recognized

Gov. Steve Beshear and Education Commissioner Terry Holliday teamed up with ACT, Inc. this week to celebrate Kentucky’s progress toward the goal of college-...

Science teachers meeting literacy standards head on

With new science standards looming, science teachers take writing and literacy to task.

A day with Terry Holliday

Education commissioner impressed with teachers, student engagement at Murray Independent schools

Murray Independent schools get an “Extra Holliday”

Kentucky Education Commissioner Terry Holliday reported for duty yesterday at Murray Independent schools, where he spent the day visiting classrooms, lending a hand during...