Education News

FastForward Champion: Pickens Co. SC Adult Education

Kim Gooch

Kim Gooch, KET Education Staff

June 13, 2019

While the rest of the country was caught up in the NCAA tournament, KET was busy identifying its own “sweet sixteen”, “final four” and finally a FastForward Champion. Pickens Co Adult Education Center received a framed award declaring them the FastForward champion as well as free licensing for additional FastForward usage and KET’s new Workplace Essential skills program.

BUY NOW and SAVE on KET’s newest and best-selling resources

Kim Gooch

Kim Gooch, KET Education Staff

June 11, 2019

Buy now and save on FastForward and Workplace Essential Skills licenses! FastForward is a multi-platform learning system designed for high school equivalency prep.  WES teaches targeted math and language arts contextualized within high demand careers.

Announcing the winners of the 2019 Young Writers Contest

Allison NeCamp Day

Allison NeCamp Day, KET Education Staff

June 6, 2019

KET is pleased to announce the winners of its 2019 Young Writers Contest. The annual contest encourages creative expression and literacy development by inviting students in kindergarten through twelfth grade to submit original illustrated stories, short stories and poetry.

You’re invited: KET Multimedia PD Day

Allison NeCamp Day

Allison NeCamp Day, KET Education Staff

June 3, 2019

You’re invited to join the KET Education team for our annual Multimedia Professional Development Day on July 17 in Lexington. The day features a wide array of multimedia workshops approved by the Kentucky Department of Education as professional development training for teachers and EILA training for K-12. Space is limited so register soon!

Social & Emotional Activity Finder

Allison NeCamp Day

Allison NeCamp Day, KET Education Staff

June 3, 2019

PBS Kids’ beloved characters model behavior and provide strategies that help kids manage their emotions, build friendships and develop good character. Use the Social & Emotional Activity Finder on PBS Parents find activities to further foster your child’s growth.

Help children build a sense of community

Allison NeCamp Day

Allison NeCamp Day, KET Education Staff

May 21, 2019

The KET All Around Me collection on PBS LearningMedia encourages positive behaviors in young children to help them develop socially and emotionally, and learn about themselves, their communities, and the world around them.

KET raising awareness of youth mental health

Joyce West

Joyce West, KET Education Staff

May 17, 2019

KET’s Renee Shaw and Laura Krueger, producers of You are Not Alone, took part in the annual Children’s Mental Health Awareness Day on May 9 in Frankfort.

New Episodes of Arthur on KET!

Allison NeCamp Day

Allison NeCamp Day, KET Education Staff

May 13, 2019

This week be on the lookout for all new adventures from our friends Arthur and his friends! Arthur and his friends will be exploring honesty, open-mindedness compromise and compassion. Watch them on KET, anytime at PBS KIDS or the PBS KIDS Video App.

Young Writers Contest: A Favorite for Judges

Joyce West

Joyce West, KET Education Staff

May 10, 2019

With over 1,300 entries this year in the KET Young Writers Contest, you would expect the judging to be intense. And it most certainly is, but it’s a labor of love for all involved. “The Young Writers Contest is one of my favorite projects we take on,” said KET education consultant Amy Grant.

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