Education News

POSTPONED: Families and COVID-19: A KET Forum

Allison NeCamp Day

Allison NeCamp Day, KET Education Staff

April 6, 2020

Our KET Forum tonight on Families and COVID-19 is being rescheduled. We expect a new airdate within the next couple of weeks and will update here as soon as it’s finalized.

Learn at Home with KET Education

Allison NeCamp Day

Allison NeCamp Day, KET Education Staff

March 26, 2020

As you plan for a variety of scenarios in response to the global COVID-19 health crisis, remember that KET Education is here to help Kentucky educators with programming on-air and instructional videos, games, activities and support materials online.

Deadline Extension: KET Young Writers Contest

Allison NeCamp Day

Allison NeCamp Day, KET Education Staff

March 24, 2020

In light of changing learning models around the state and nation during this unprecedented time, the KET Education Team is extending the deadline for our annual KET Young Writers Contest. With a new deadline for entry of May 1st, 2020 teachers, parents, and students have additional time to explore their creativity in writing and illustrating. 

Free Access to FastForward and Workplace Essential Skills

Allison NeCamp Day

Allison NeCamp Day, KET Education Staff

March 18, 2020

In response to the global Coronavirus pandemic and out of an abundance of caution, many adult education programs may curb attendance in classroom settings and switch to online instruction. To aid those in need of immediate access to new or expanded online coursework, KET is pleased to offer free access to FastForward and Workplace Essential Skills programs for a 30-day period.

Planning for NTI Days? KET Education Can Help

Allison NeCamp Day

Allison NeCamp Day, KET Education Staff

March 12, 2020

As you are planning and looking for resources and content for possible NTI days, remember that KET Education is here to help Kentucky educators. KET’s PBS LearningMedia repository is a powerful, free tool when planning NTI day lessons for students in all grade levels, including thousands of classroom-ready resources aligned to state standards.

Habits to Keep Students Healthy

Allison NeCamp Day

Allison NeCamp Day, KET Education Staff

March 5, 2020

There are simple habits students can learn to help stay healthy all year round, but especially during cold and flu season. Use these resources from KET, PBS Kids, Sesame Street and other public media as a fun reminder for kids.

The countdown is on for the 2020 KET Young Writers Contest!

Allison NeCamp Day

Allison NeCamp Day, KET Education Staff

March 4, 2020

Held annually, the goal of the KET Young Writers Contest is to encourage student writing and celebrate creativity. With this in mind, and based on your feedback, we’ve broadened the contest’s scope for 2020! The deadline to enter is March 27.

Delectable Resources for Celebrating Pi Day

Allison NeCamp Day

Allison NeCamp Day, KET Education Staff

March 4, 2020

Do you celebrate Pi Day with your students? No matter what grade you teach, check out these engaging resources to bring Pi Day to your classroom.

Workplace Essential Skills adds courses in Hospitality and Marketing

Allison NeCamp Day

Allison NeCamp Day, KET Education Staff

March 3, 2020

Contextualized content is important to adult learners looking for relevant content applicable to job skills or work. KET's Workplace Essential Skills teaches targeted math and language arts skills needed in seven high demand career fields. The newest courses are focused on hospitality and marketing. To celebrate, customers can buy any seat in Workplace Essential Skills and get another seat for free.

KET’s FastForward Helps Dream Job Become Reality

Allison NeCamp Day

Allison NeCamp Day, KET Education Staff

February 27, 2020

For most of James Griffin’s life, the fact that he didn’t have a high school diploma rarely gave him much cause for concern. That is, until his dream job suddenly presented itself.

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