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Old dwellings bring new understanding of world

A weeklong academy teaches educators how Project Archaeology’s Investigating Shelter curriculum can engage students by giving them the tools to become “nosy people.”

Partnerships are critical

I want to give a “shout out” to one of our university partners. I recently had the pleasure of speaking to a group of...

UK offers standards-based grading workshop this summer

This summer the University of Kentucky's College of Education is sponsoring a two-day workshop on standards-based grading. Tom Guskey, Gerry Swan and Lee Ann Jung...

Girls, summer and science

Nineteen high school girls spent a week this summer at the University of Kentucky exploring the world of underwater robotics at an aquabots day camp. The aquabots are similar to the ones found in many Kentucky LEGO robotics programs, except they work in a pool of water instead of on land.

PIMSER opportunities

The University of Kentucky and the Partnership Institute for Math and Science Education Reform (PIMSER) will host several workshops this summer. Get Ready! Introduction to...

Asian Studies Symposium

In celebration of its 10th anniversary, the Asia Center at the University of Kentucky is hosting a symposium focused on incorporating Asian Studies into...

McCracken students get hands-on in real world

By Matthew Tungate matthew.tungate@education.ky.gov When an official with the U.S. Department of Energy offered 6th-grade science teacher Brandy Roberts a chance to take her high-achieving students...

Former education commissioner to head UK’s National Center for Innovation in...

The National Center for Innovation in Education is being established at the University of Kentucky College of Education with funding from two of the country's leading foundations -- the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation and the William and Flora Hewlett Foundation.

Teachers can’t wait to get their hands on nanoparticles

Teachers did research at UofL and UK this summer to take real-world experience back to the classroom.

UK College of Education to offer summer K-8 literacy course

The University of Kentucky's  College of Education Department will offer a professional learning opportunity this summer that includes a week-long “compressed” graduate level course...