K-12 News

Hero Elementary Premieres June 1 on KET

Allison NeCamp Day

Allison NeCamp Day, KET Education Staff

May 27, 2020

Science is powerful – and Hero Elementary, a new multiplatform animated PBS KIDS series, will help spark a love of science among kids nationwide when it premieres June 1 on KET. Hero Elementary is a school for budding superheroes, where kids learn to master their innate powers, like flying and teleportation, while exploring science along the way.

Announcing the KET Summer Story Contest

Allison NeCamp Day

Allison NeCamp Day, KET Education Staff

May 26, 2020

The first-annual KET Summer Story Contest seeks to celebrate the everyday helpers and heroes who are answering the call during the coronavirus health pandemic, while encouraging student writing and creativity. We invite students who will be entering kindergarten, first, second, or third grade to submit an illustrated story centered on the theme “Meet the Helpers.”

Take a Dream Summer Vacation with KET

Allison NeCamp Day

Allison NeCamp Day, KET Education Staff

May 22, 2020

Take your family along on the summer vacation you’ve always dreamed of from the comfort and safety of your living room with KET’s new summer Learn at Home broadcast schedule and KET Education’s handy travel guide for students. No passports, plane tickets or fanny packs required!

Activities for exploring at home this summer

Allison NeCamp Day

Allison NeCamp Day, KET Education Staff

May 19, 2020

Looking for ways to boost summer learning? Keep the spirit of curiosity alive while school’s out with these informal anytime learning resources curated by KET Education. Our new collection of activities encourages families with students grades PreK-3 to spend the summer exploring and learning at home.

Kentucky Educator named as PBS Digital Innovator All-Star

Allison NeCamp Day

Allison NeCamp Day, KET Education Staff

May 5, 2020

Dee Dee Webb, the district technology integration specialist with Grayson County Schools, was selected as one of 19 educators from across the country for the PBS Digital Innovator All-Star Program. The PBS Digital Innovator All-Star program brings together a community of PreK-12th grade educators who are innovators and leaders both in and outside of the […]

Happy Teacher Appreciation Week!

Allison NeCamp Day

Allison NeCamp Day, KET Education Staff

May 1, 2020

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 Friday, May 8 for a chance to win!

Learn at Home with KET Education

Allison NeCamp Day

Allison NeCamp Day, KET Education Staff

April 23, 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.

New Learn at Home webinar series

Allison NeCamp Day

Allison NeCamp Day, KET Education Staff

April 16, 2020

As Kentucky parents, students and teachers continue to discover new ways to learn while working from home, KET Education is pleased to announce a new series of short webinars designed to take a deeper look at some of our favorite tools and resources. The series begins on Tuesday, April 21 at 4/3 pm ET and continues each Tuesday and Thursday.

Things to Listen to with Your Kids

Allison NeCamp Day

Allison NeCamp Day, KET Education Staff

April 15, 2020

Need some fresh ideas for things to listen to with your kids? Our friends at WXXI in New York pulled together a list of kid-friendly podcasts that promote curiosity, tell stories, answer weird questions, and amplify your days.

Learning at Home with Young Kids is Easy with KET and PBS

Joyce West

Joyce West, KET Education Staff

April 15, 2020

Eamonn Fitzgerald, the early childhood coordinator for the Fayette County Public School District, says a great place for parents to begin their home-school planning is with the Learn at Home resources provided by KET and PBS.

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