Early Childhood News
New from Everyday Learning on PBS LearningMedia
August 1, 2016 - Looking for new ways to introduce science, social studies, art, math, and health concepts to your youngest students? Don’t miss the Everyday Learning collection on PBS LearningMedia! New resources are being added throughout the year so there’s always something to discover.
New PBS KIDS App Encourages Kids and Parents to Play and Learn Together
August 1, 2016 - Designed for 3- to 5-year-olds, PBS KIDS Measure Up! focuses on building kids’ measurement skills through a combination of games, videos, and activities from popular PBS KIDS’ series.
KET School Video Project: New Website and Challenge
August 18, 2016 - The new KET School Video Project is a place to share videos in a safe online environment. As November approaches, our Election 2016 challenge invites students to submit relevant videos, including mock debates; student/teacher interviews; and videos about election history, famous presidents, candidate biographies, and important election issues.
50 for 50 Contest
August 18, 2016 - Empower your students’ voice in the political process with the PBS 50 for 50 contest! Invite them to write a letter to the 2016 presidential candidates sharing their thoughts on how government can be more effective.
Adult Education News
Association for Talent Development KET Visit
August 18, 2016 - This month, KET’s adult education staff welcomed a group from the Kentuckiana chapter of the Association for Talent Development (ATD). This group of local professionals meets regularly to share ideas, gain expertise, learn best practices, and make connections in the region. They visited KET for a behind-the-scenes tour of our broadcast facility and to learn […]
Back to School: It’s Not Just for Kids
August 1, 2016 - Kids aren’t the only ones that will be hitting the books this this fall. Many of the more than 700,000 Kentucky adults who lack a high school diploma will begin preparing to take the GED® exam. KET offers a complete GED® test prep curriculum online with Fast Forward (ketfastforward.org).
KET Fast Forward
The Fast Forward courses are self-paced online courses in math, language arts, science, and social studies with tools that will help you identify your strengths and weaknesses, so you’ll know exactly where you need to focus.
Videos and interactives in the Everyday Learning collection on PBS LearningMedia use original animation and images to introduce basic concepts of math, science, health, social studies, and art to students in preschool through first grade.
2016 Young Writers Contest Winners
Each spring, the KET Young Writers Contest encourages children to submit stories for a statewide competition. These are the 2016 Winners.
KET PD Self-Paced Courses
Self-paced professional learning courses offered on PBS TeacherLine designed for the K-12 field.
Music Arts Toolkit on PBS LearningMedia
Videos in the Music Arts Toolkit collection explore the history and elements of music.
Designed to appeal to diverse learners, these KET resources provide real-world connections, opportunities to think more deeply about mathematics, and ways to use both logic and computation to solve problems.