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Teach Boldly Sweepstakes

Allison NeCamp

Allison NeCamp, KET Education Staff

September 22, 2016

Interested in a free, one-month supply of coffee or a redesign of your school’s teachers’ lounge? Enter the Teach Boldly Sweepstakes for a chance to win!

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KET School Video Project: New Website and Challenge

Allison NeCamp

Allison NeCamp, KET Education Staff

September 5, 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.

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New from Everyday Learning on PBS LearningMedia

Allison NeCamp

Allison NeCamp, KET Education Staff

September 3, 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.

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50 for 50 Contest

Allison NeCamp

Allison NeCamp, KET Education Staff

September 1, 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.

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Head back to school with Daniel Tiger

Allison NeCamp

Allison NeCamp, KET Education Staff

September 1, 2016

With the start of the new school year, PBS KIDS’ popular series Daniel Tiger’s Neighborhood is premiering new episodes to help kids gear up for the fall. September 5th kicks off a week of new episodes that focus specifically on school-readiness strategies.

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PBS LearningMedia: Free Webinars

Allison NeCamp

Allison NeCamp, KET Education Staff

August 18, 2016

Interested in learning more about PBS LearningMedia? Don’t miss these upcoming free webinars: Engineering and Design Process: Real-World Classroom Resources for Grades 4-12 and Integrating Digital Content to Explore Real World Problems in the Elementary Classroom.

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Association for Talent Development KET Visit

Amanda Dawahare

Amanda Dawahare, KET Education Staff

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 […]

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Back to School: It’s Not Just for Kids

Amanda Dawahare

Amanda Dawahare, KET Education Staff

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).

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