Education News

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!

What’s working for adult education right now?

Allison NeCamp Day

Allison NeCamp Day, KET Education Staff

April 30, 2020

Recently, KET hosted a group of Kentucky-based adult educators to ask what was working for their learners and programs. “It is very encouraging to hear the way adult educators continue to step up no matter the challenge,” said Sarah Wilkins, Director of Adult Education at KET. What's working for your adult learning program during these challenging times? We want to hear YOUR story.

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.

Free Courses for Early Childhood Educators from KET and Partners

Allison NeCamp Day

Allison NeCamp Day, KET Education Staff

April 21, 2020

KET is extending the enrollment and completion dates for a limited number of early childhood professional development courses. Enrollment has been extended until July 12, 2020 with completion required by July 30, 2020. During this time the courses are available at no cost.

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.

We’d like your Learn at Home feedback

Allison NeCamp Day

Allison NeCamp Day, KET Education Staff

April 9, 2020

The KET Education team would like to know what's working for you and what you need more help with while your students and children are learning at home. Please take a minute to let us know what has been helpful, and what we could improve. Fill out the survey below and include contact information by April 24 to be entered into our random prize drawing for a Chromebook for your classroom and other KET and PBS swag.

On-air at-home learning continues with Kentucky specific content

Allison NeCamp Day

Allison NeCamp Day, KET Education Staff

April 7, 2020

KET’s special weekday programing continues with content specific to at-home learning for PreK-third grade, grades 4-8, and grades 9-12. Beginning on April 13, the new program lineup will feature a block of Kentucky related programming from 1:00 – 2:00 pm ET every day. KET has selected supplemental instructional materials that can be used alongside the on-air programs.

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