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Register now for KET Multimedia PD Day 2018

Allison NeCamp Day

Allison NeCamp Day, KET Education Staff

May 25, 2018

Come explore with us at our annual Multimedia Professional Development Day this July 18. Our fun multimedia workshops are 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!

Become a PBS Certified Media Literacy Educator

Allison NeCamp Day

Allison NeCamp Day, KET Education Staff

May 25, 2018

The new PBS Media Literacy Educator Certification is designed to celebrate educators who champion teaching and learning with media. By becoming a PBS Certified Media Literacy Educator you demonstrate your expertise in teaching students to produce media that matters and to think critically about their role as media consumers and creators.

KY Student Among PBS NewsHour Student Reporting Labs Academy Fellows

Allison NeCamp Day

Allison NeCamp Day, KET Education Staff

May 23, 2018

Youth storytellers from 17 states will gather in the nation’s capital this summer to advance the future of journalism and public media. Edward Smith, from Pleasure Ridge Park High School in Louisville, is among the twenty five chosen to participate in the fourth annual Student Reporting Labs Academy in Washington, D.C.

Live, Interactive Q&A with Ken Burns

Allison NeCamp Day

Allison NeCamp Day, KET Education Staff

April 23, 2018

This event is specially designed for our middle school to high school students! PBS will deliver a memorable experience that allows students to form deeper, more personalized connections to the Vietnam War era through asking live questions with Ken Burns.

Splash and Bubbles

New “Splash and Bubbles” Episodes to Air This Week

Tabitha Dotson

Tabitha Dotson, KET Education Staff

April 23, 2018

In a week of new episodes, Tidy has a hard time keeping the kelp forest clean when Tyke the Pacific harbor seal comes to town. After pitching in to help, the Reeftown friends explore the nocturnal reef with Zee the shark, discover bioluminescent plankton and help clean up Lu the football fish’s lure so she can light […]

New Course: The Role of FRYSC in Kentucky Schools

Cynthia Barton

Cynthia Barton, KET Education Staff

April 12, 2018

A new training course is available in PBS LearningMedia on the role of Family Resource and Youth Services Centers in schools. Produced by KET in partnership with the Cabinet for Family and Health Services, the course is designed for principals, administrators, and experienced SBDM council members.

Julia Is Back with a New Episode and Other Learning Resources for Autism Awareness Month

Tabitha Dotson

Tabitha Dotson, KET Education Staff

April 3, 2018

Julia is back with new episodes and more! Everyone on Sesame Street is ready to play “Shape Hunt” – a game where you search for different shapes around you! But when both teams have a hard time finding shapes, Julia helps by finding them in places no one else thought of! Tune-in to an all-new […]

DEADLINE EXTENDED FOR THE 2018 YOUNG WRTERS CONTEST

Allison NeCamp Day

Allison NeCamp Day, KET Education Staff

March 30, 2018

Students in kindergarten through 8th grade are invited to submit stories and poems for the 2018 KET Young Writers Contest. The contest, which runs January 1 through March 30, encourages students in KET’s viewing area to celebrate the power of crafting stories, poems and illustrations by submitting their own, original work.

LIVE from the STLP State Championship

Allison NeCamp Day

Allison NeCamp Day, KET Education Staff

March 28, 2018

Throughout the day on March 29, watch live coverage of the 2018 STLP State Championship at Rupp Arena in Lexington via KET.org/live.

Meet Kentucky’s PBS Digital Innovator All-Star

Allison NeCamp Day

Allison NeCamp Day, KET Education Staff

March 15, 2018

This week, Ashley Judd, a fourth grade teacher at Tyner Elementary in McKee, was named one of 30 educators chosen from across the country as part of the first PBS Digital Innovator All-Star Program.

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