KET is a nationally-recognized producer of high school equivalency test preparation and workplace education materials. KET staff also shares online and in-person professional development for adult education teachers.
Adult Education News
Join KET for “Spotlight Education” Week: September 12-19
September 6, 2016 - The status of education in America is investigated in a special, weeklong “Spotlight Education” slate of primetime programming set to air on KET September 12-19.
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.
GED® Test Info
This resource collection includes professional development designed for the adult education field, specifically information about the language arts, math, social studies and science tests.
Dropping Back In – understanding the dropout crisis
Inspiring stories of former dropouts telling their personal stories, profiles of institutions and organizations that are forging innovative solutions, and leading experts discussing key issues.
Workplace Essential Skills
Learners see how to prepare resumes and applications and how to prepare themselves for interviews and work.
Workplace Essential Skills: the interview
Make a great impression at the next job interview with this lesson from KET's Workplace Essential Skills series.
Teaching strategies for adult educators
The resources in this PBS LearningMedia topic are designed to help educators grow in their teaching skills in the adult education classroom.
Fast Forward Videos on Demand – Workplace Essential Skills
Are you ready for a good job? Workplace Essential Skills covers the skills you'll need to find a job and strategies that will help you get ahead.
Fast Forward videos on demand – Pre-GED Connection
Programs to accompany the Pre-GED Connection workbooks. They cover the reading, writing, math, science, and social studies skills you'll need to do well with GED test-preparation.
Fast Forward videos on demand – TV411
TV411 covers practical reading, writing, and math skills in lessons on parenting, money matters, and health.