Wednesday, January 26, 2022
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SREB, KDE to use new federal grant to assist career and...

The Southern Regional Education Board (SREB) and the Kentucky Department of Education (KDE) will use a $2 million, four-year federal grant to assist leaders of high school career and technical education (CTE) centers across Kentucky.

Kentucky Science Teachers Association hosting 2022 virtual conference

The Kentucky Science Teachers Association (KSTA) is hosting its annual conference virtually on Feb. 25- 26. This year’s theme is “Moving Forward: Inspiring Science Teaching and Learning.”

Educators invited to Shelby County’s Share Fair on Feb. 26

Shelby County Public Schools invites educators and community members to the seventh annual Share Fair at the Southside Elementary campus on Feb. 26 from 8 a.m. to noon ET.

Applications open for 2022 National STEM Scholar Program

Applications are now open for middle school science teachers wishing to apply for a spot in the 2022 class of the National STEM Scholar Program, a unique professional development program providing advanced STEM training, national network building and “big idea” project support for the teachers of aspiring scientists nationwide.

2022 legislative session offers opportunities for education

January is a time for new beginnings and a new session of the Kentucky General Assembly. The session will start on Jan. 4 and must end by midnight on April 14. I think this is an exciting time for Kentucky as a whole and for education specifically.

KBE approves 2022-2024 biennial budget request, sets annual goals

The Kentucky Board of Education (KBE) approved the 2022-2024 biennial budget requests put forward by the Kentucky Department of Education (KDE) during its regular meeting on Oct. 5.

Registration open for KAEE fall 2021 eeCredentials

Registration is now open for the fall 2021 term of the Kentucky Association for Environmental Education’s (KAEE’s) eeCredentials. The eeCredentials program is a certificate that can be earned by completing a series of courses designed to increase your knowledge and skills in a certain area.

KASC offering formative assessment online course

KASC is expanding its online course offerings to include “Assessment of Learning.”

National Board offering webinar series

The National Board Professional Teacher Standards’ is offering a webinar series designed for all educators, regardless of whether they have or are pursuing National Board certification.

Kentucky school counselors hear about achievement, discipline disparities during quarterly meeting

The School Counselor Advisory Council (SCAC) heard from the Kentucky Department of Education’s (KDE’s) Chief Equity Officer Thomas Woods-Tucker about ways to tackle racial disparities, including earlier intervention and extra instruction.