Education

2015 KET Young Writers Contest

Ignite your students' imaginations! The 2015 KET Young Writers Contest is now underway. Previous winners, contest rules, entry forms, and rubrics for both contests are available now at the contest website.

New and improved: KET School Video Project

Did you know the KET School Video Project website now accepts submissions directly from iOS and other portable devices? And don't forget our latest challenge: Arts! Submit a video about art or make the video a work of art in itself by May 1, 2015 for a chance to win a greenscreen lighting kit.

Catch up with Education Matters

Due to the recent winter weather "Inside the Common Core," originally scheduled for February 23, will air Monday, April 13, at 9 pm ET on KET. An encore episode, "Teacher Professional Growth and Effectiveness," will air in its place.

For details about "Teacher Professional Growth and Effectiveness," a complete broadcast schedule, or to watch this and other episodes, visit the Education Matters website.

Many Arts Toolkit
videos are now online!

Visit PBS LearningMedia to find all of the videos from the popular Visual Arts Toolkit and Drama Arts Toolkit for free. More Arts Toolkit collections are coming soon!

Student Voices on
Connections

The Prichard Committee Student Voice Team is featured on the next Connections with Renee Shaw. The team works closely with the Prichard Committee for Academic Excellence to amplify the voices of Kentucky youth on the classroom impact of education policy issues. Watch the program online.

Funny math for primary
students

The newest series form PBS KIDS, Odd Squad, has a fun, irreverent style that includes sight gags, one-liners, absurd situations, and plenty of slapstick. Embedded in each case is a math skill aimed at first and second graders based on the PBS KIDS Ready to Learn math curriculum framework.

The series airs weekdays at 7am and 4:30 pm ET on KET.

New on PBS LearningMedia:
News Quiz

You can now watch and download News Quiz, KET's current events program for grades 4-8, on PBS LearningMedia. Check it out today!

KET EncycloMedia

Access PBS LearningMedia, Discovery Education, and KET ED On Demand at KET EncycloMedia.

American Graduate Logo

Visit the KET American Graduate Initiative to learn how Kentuckians are working to solve our state's dropout crisis.

Explore Education Resources

Download the 2014/2015 Education Resources book:

Media Lab Workshops

Media Lab Learn about free multimedia workshops for students and educators in the Media Lab in Lexington.

KET School Video Project

Upload student-produced videos directly to KET! Instructions and video examples are at the KET School Video Project website.

Education Blogs

For regional information, news, and tips and trends for teachers, check out KET's Education Blogs.

Get Education Resource Email from KET

Making a Difference

Visit Making a Difference to find out how Kentucky educators use KET resources in their classrooms. Our featured educator is LaTonya Rowe of Johnson County, Kentucky's current PBS Digital Innovator, who uses technology to open new worlds for her fourth graders.