Education

Comet crazy? Watch
To Catch a Comet

Follow the journey of orbiter Rosetta as it sends a lander to the surface of a comet with To Catch a Comet. The one-hour program is available to stream now!

Segments from the program are also available on PBS LearningMedia. Topics include Rosetta's mission, comet research, finding a landing site, the challenges of landing, selecting a landing site, and much more.

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!

Health Three60 Focuses
on the Heroin Epidemic

On the newest Health Three60, Renee Shaw and guests share how concerned communities are coming together to save lives, expand treatment options, and prevent others from falling into the grip of this highly dangerous and addictive drug.

Watch "The Heroin Epidemic: Kentucky Fights Back" and past episodes at the Health Three60 website.

Join a Town Hall Meeting
on Student Testing

KET and American Graduate are giving you a virtual ticket to attend The Council of the Great City Schools' national town hall meeting.

The 90-minute event is archived to stream online and addresses the validity, fairness, amount, and practice of student testing in our nation's public schools.

Dropping Back In

The new KET-produced series, Dropping Back In, introduces some of America's dropouts, the issues they face, and the people and institutions helping them find their way back.

Watch "Second Chances", "Complicated Lives", and "Working for the Future" online now. The series was produced in part with funds from American Graduate and the Corporation for Public Broadcasting.

Actors Theatre of Louisville

Take a look back at 50 years of the renowned Louisville theater company. This retrospective from Kentucky Muse details the emphasis on new American plays, the strong apprentice program, and a national reputation that has launched numerous careers. Watch "Actors Theatre of Louisville" online now.

Kentucky's Governor's Mansion

Explore Kentucky's Governor's Mansion in a new PBS LearningMedia collection that chronicles the mansion's history and includes a film telling the building's story from the perspective of Kentucky children. Media galleries include images of architectural details, furnishings, and paintings.

KET EncycloMedia

Now bigger and better, KET EncycloMedia is home to three digital repositories: Discovery Education, KET ED On Demand, and PBS LearningMedia.

Kentucky iTunes U, KY.P20 - NXGL

Check out our resources on Kentucky iTunes U, a partnership among KET, KDE, and the UK P-20 Innovations Lab.

Explore Education Resources

Download the 2014/2015 Education Resources book to learn more about what KET offers:

Media Lab Workshops

Media Lab Learn about free multimedia workshops for students and educators presented by KET staff in our new Media Lab in Lexington.

KET School Video Project

Share your videos online! Kentucky schools can now upload student-produced videos directly to KET's new online video upload service. More information, easy-to-follow 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. The blogs include:

Making a Difference

Do you ever wonder how educators like yourself use KET resources in their classrooms? Visit our Making a Difference page to find out! We are currently featuring Latin course facilitator Katherine Magnuson who is using KET's Distance Learning courses to build a new Latin program at Christian Academy of Louisville.