Adult 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.

Happy Teacher Appreciation Week!

Allison NeCamp Day

Allison NeCamp Day, KET Education Staff

May 5, 2019

Teachers – THANK YOU for all you do to support and nurture Kentucky's learners! KET Education would like to show our appreciation with fun giveaways throughout the week. Just enter your name, school email and school name in the form below by Thursday, May 9 for a chance to win!

Explore Career Pathways with In Demand

Allison NeCamp Day

Allison NeCamp Day, KET Education Staff

February 19, 2019

To highlight opportunities in the workplace, KET and the Kentucky Department of Workforce Investment have created In Demand, a collection of videos focusing on high-demand career sectors— manufacturing, construction, business & IT, logistics & transporta­tion, and healthcare—in which there are currently thousands of job vacancies.

FastForward Courses Online

Free 2-week trial of FastForward at KET.org/FFTrial

Kim Gooch

Kim Gooch, KET Education Staff

October 17, 2018

Sign up for a free two-week trial of FastForward, KET’s comprehensive online learning system for GED, TASC or HiSET test preparation.  FastForward offers teachers the ability to manage, track and report student enrollement with ease and students can study from anywhere there is internet connectivity. See all that FastFoward can offer!  Sign up now at KET.org/FFTrial

KET forum addresses education pathways to college and career

Allison NeCamp Day

Allison NeCamp Day, KET Education Staff

October 1, 2018

By the year 2020, it’s projected that 62 percent of the jobs in Kentucky will require at least some postsecondary education or training. Pathways for Tomorrow’s Workforce: A KET Forum explores how Kentucky’s K-12 public education system is helping students successfully prepare for their transition to postsecondary college or career.

PBS LearningMedia unveils new, more accessible website

Allison NeCamp Day

Allison NeCamp Day, KET Education Staff

September 4, 2018

PBS LearningMedia has unveiled a new website, making thousands of digital resources – including many created by KET – more accessible to educators and students across Kentucky. In response to teachers’ needs, the new features include simple browsing by curriculum area, state/national standards and grade; improved search functionality; a refreshed look and easier access to KET resources.

Free Resources to Recruit or Reengage Learners

Kim Gooch

Kim Gooch, KET Education Staff

September 4, 2018

As children head off to classrooms all around the country, adults who dropped out of high school may very well be thinking of returning to a learning center or engaging in online programming to complete their credentials. This is the perfect time to actively recruit learners. Go to KET.org/ffrecruit to download FREE posters and videos.  You […]

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