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KDE’s CTE Advisory Committee discusses financial impacts of COVID-19, new legislation

At its June 9 meeting, the Kentucky Department of Education’s (KDE) Career and Technical Education (CTE) Advisory Committee discussed the financial impact of the COVID-19 pandemic and the latest session of the Kentucky General Assembly.

KDE to meet with Kentucky Department for Public Health to hone...

Officials from the Kentucky Department for Public Health (DPH) joined the June 9 Special Superintendents’ Webcast on COVID-19 to answer questions from Kentucky’s superintendents about reopening schools this fall.

Interim Joint Committee on Education hears from KDE, superintendents on return...

At its June 2 meeting, the Kentucky General Assembly’s Interim Joint Committee on Education heard concerns from superintendents about how to safely but efficiently return to in-person instruction in the fall amid the COVID-19 pandemic.

KDE task force provides feedback on upcoming superintendent survey

The Kentucky Department of Education (KDE) has partnered with the Regional Educational Laboratory to begin drafting new surveys to help identify needs occurring across the state due to the COVID-19 crisis.

Lee County health education teacher brings home national award

Jessica Napier, alongside friends and family, waited to hear if she would be named the 2020 SHAPE America National Health Education Teacher of the Year during the May 5 virtual ceremony.

KDE will prioritize students’ academic, mental health needs when schools reopen

Kentucky Department of Education staff members addressed issues pertaining to possible academic gaps and mental health concerns during a virtual meeting of the Local School Board Members Advisory Council.

Interim Commissioner Kevin C. Brown’s May 1 letter to families

In Kentucky, when someone asks you, “How are you doing?” saying, “I’m fine” is almost a reflex action. These days, however, it’s almost certainly not true. I think it’s safe to say that none of us has truly been fine in the weeks since the COVID-19 pandemic changed all of our lives – and that’s fine.

KDE urges districts to consult with local health officials when planning...

The Kentucky Department of Education briefed superintendents about its guidance for holding graduation ceremonies and other end-of-year events.

KDE’s Teachers Webcast provides a voice for Kentucky educators during NTI

The Kentucky Department of Education hosted its first Teachers Webcast on April 28. Teachers across the state joined to share their experiences with NTI and what lessons can be learned during this trying time.

KDE encourages ‘good faith effort’ in working with exceptional children during...

The Kentucky Department of Education is assisting schools and districts in serving students who typically need individualized instruction during the COVID-19 emergency.