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KET Multimedia Professional Development Day: Wednesday, July 20, 2016

UPDATE: Due to popular response, registration for the KET Multimedia PD Day 2016 is now closed.

If you’d like to be put on a registration waitlist in case there’s a cancellation, please fill-out the request form at: http://goo.gl/forms/tZFAKKRDt95D6Cv92. We’ll contact you if there’s an opening.

Additionally, you can find information below about viewing live webcasts of the PD.

Thanks for your enthusiastic interest in our KET event.

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KET Multimedia PD Day Returns on July 20, 2016 featuring a variety of sessions to build your skills.

To Register


If you are a Kentucky teacher, library media specialist, teaching staff worker, or administrator (public, private, and homeschools included):

  • Go to the registration web page and complete the form to register for the July 20 event. You’ll see a list of event sessions to choose from along with lunch choices.
  • After you have filled-out your session and lunch choices, choose a payment option. The registration fee of $50.00 per person includes lunch and refreshments, and helps to support travel expenses for our event presenters. If paying by check or purchase order, please mail those in by July 14.
  • Online registration for the event will close July 14.
  • This year’s session titles are listed below. Descriptions are at the registration website.

For more information about registration and PD credit, contact Cynthia Barton, KET:
cbarton@ket.org
(800) 432-0951, ext. 7271
(859) 258-7271

We look forward to seeing you at KET!

Live Webcasts

For the 2016 event, we’re adding live webcasts of two of the scheduled sessions: SUAS for STEAM Education: Small Drones for Safe Projects, and Let’s Get Building! Using MinecraftEdu in the Primary Classroom. They will be free of charge and can be used for PD or EILA credit, subject to school district approval.

KET will email certificates of participation to those who register to view the live webcasts and fill-out a follow-up questionnaire. Certificates can then be presented to a school district office for PD/EILA credit.

After the live events, KET will archive the webcast videos on this page for viewing but will not issue certificates of participation. Ask your local school board office how you might receive credit for viewing the webcasts after the event.

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SUAS for STEAM Education: Small Drones for Safe Projects
KET Producer/Director Justin Allen
1:00 – 2:00 PM ET
Link to View: www.ket.org/live
Complete this Registration Form for viewing the live event for PD credit

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Let’s Get Building! Using MinecraftEdu in the Primary Classroom
Stephanie Perkins, Johnson Elementary School Library Media Specialist
2:45 – 3:45 PM ET
Link to View: www.ket.org/live
Complete This Registration Form for viewing the live event for PD credit

2016 KET Multimedia Professional Development Day Sessions
  • Basic Video ProductionAdd Multimedia for Fun and Engaging Classroom Projects
    Cynthia Warner, KET
  • The Blended/Personalized Tech-Rich Classroom
    Savannah Denning, Simpson Co. Schools
  • Copyright’s Still Important: Guidelines for Educators
    Diana Wolf, Bowling Green Jr. High
  • Doing More with Google Forms
    Helen Morrison, Technology Integration Specialist, Woodford County Schools
  • DSLR Videography – Another Use for Your Digital Camera
    Steve Shaffer, KET
  • Going Googley Over Google Education
    Jamie Chenault, Hardin Co Schools
  • Let’s Get Building! Using MinecraftEdu in the Primary Classroom
    Stephanie Perkins, Johnson Elem., Ft. Thomas Ind.
  • Middle School Makerspace — the Beginning
    Kelly Crawhorn, Metcalfe County Schools
  • New Mission US Game: Up From the Dust
    Laureen Laumeyer, Bullitt Co. Schools; Kathy Davis, KET Education Consultant
  • Paperless English Classroom
    Susan Cintra, PBS Digital Innovator, Madison Central High
  • PBS Learning Media’s New Tools
    Samuel Northern, Simpson Elementary LMS, Simpson Co.; Kathy Davis, KET
  • Scratch Jr. & Robotics
    Leanna Prater, Fayette Co. Schools
  • STLP: Great Tech-Ed Resources for K-12
    Jeff Sebulsky, STLP Director
  • SUAS for STEAM Education: Small Drones for Safe Projects
    Justin Allen, KET Producer/Director
  • Touchcast Multimedia App
    Steve Swan, University of Louisville Education
  • Tour of KET
    Deborah Harris and KET Production staff
PD Credit

To find out whether KET Multimedia Professional Development Day session hours can be used toward fulfillment of your school district’s staff professional development requirements, please contact your school or district official in charge of professional development. Up to six hours of credit will be available, corresponding to how many sessions of the event are attended.

Those attending the 2016 event will be mailed certificates in early August listing hours accumulated for participation in the KET workshops and presentations.

KET is also approved to award EILA (Effective Instructional Leadership Act) professional development credit to Kentucky K-12 school administrators for attendance at our summer event workshops.
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For More Information…
  • About the event, sessions:
    Jeff Gray, KET
    jgray@ket.org
    (800) 432-0951, ext. 7263
    (859) 258-7263
  • About registration, payment, and PD/EILA credit:
    Cynthia Barton, KET
    cbarton@ket.org
    (800) 432-0951, ext. 7271
    (859) 258-7271