Friday, September 18, 2020
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More KET curriculum help and teacher training

More resources for teachers are available from KET Education to help teachers handle the challenges of the 2020-2021 school year.

National Board offering free webinars on virtual teaching, certification

The National Board for Professional Teaching Standards (NBPTS) is offering five free online professional development seminars. The topics are attuned to the era of COVID-19, covering subjects such as teaching literacy and special education virtually, and how to pursue NBPTS certification.

KAEE conference to be held virtually in September

The Kentucky Association of Environmental Education (KAEE) Annual Conference will be held virtually Sept. 17-19.

Annual Children’s Environmental Health Summit registration open

The Kentucky Department for Public Health, in collaboration with the Kentucky Population Health Institute, is hosting the 5th Annual Children’s Environmental Health Summit. Due to COVID-19, this event will be virtual this year offering a series of monthly webinars beginning June 11.

KDE releases guidance documents for districts dealing with COVID-19 closures

The Kentucky Department of Education released five guidance documents April 7 for districts to use when considering the implications of school building closures due to the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak.

KAS professional learning modules can replace in-person professional development

With in-person professional development opportunities being canceled, the Kentucky Department of Education is offering professional learning modules that can serve as alternatives and help educators build better understanding of the Kentucky Academic Standards.

KDE presents new effective literacy instruction module

The Kentucky Department of Education is offering an interactive professional learning module that can help teachers improve student literacy by using text-dependent questions in every lesson.

Project AWARE trainings on trauma-informed practices set

There will be three different learning collaboratives this school year across Kentucky.

Standards implementation professional learning series announced

Each month this fall, the Kentucky Department of Education will produce two webcasts and one virtual workshop to provide information and professional learning about standards implementation.

More than 2,000 Kentucky educators attend academic standards learning labs

More than 2,000 teachers and school administrators attended Get to Know Your Standards Learning Labs conducted across the state by Kentucky Department of Education staff.