Education News

News Quiz celebrates its 35th season

Allison NeCamp Day

Allison NeCamp Day, KET Education Staff

September 24, 2019

News Quiz, KET’s Emmy award-winning weekly current events program, celebrates its 35th season this year. The 15-minute program is targeted to 4th through 8th graders and includes a student-friendly quiz on the week’s top news stories. Each episode shares visually engaging content, drawn from the state, nation and world.

National Adult Education and Family Literacy Week

Allison NeCamp Day

Allison NeCamp Day, KET Education Staff

September 23, 2019

There are no better advocates for adult education and literacy programs than the professionals that run those programs or learners that benefit from them. Set aside some time during National Adult Education and Family Literacy Week, September 22-28, to help raise awareness of the importance of these programs.

Social-emotional development and Daniel Tiger

Allison NeCamp Day

Allison NeCamp Day, KET Education Staff

September 16, 2019

Social-emotional development and academic success go hand-in-hand. PBS LearningMedia offers a wide range of Daniel Tiger video clips, strategy songs, activities and more to help our youngest learners build their social-emotional skills.

New Courses w/ Content Contextualized in Construction & IT Now Available

Kim Gooch

Kim Gooch, KET Education Staff

September 10, 2019

Workplace Essential  Skills now has courses available that teach math and language arts within the context of construction and information technology careers. The online learning platform utilizes current, real-life workplace settings in video segments that show how the academic content applies on the job.

Request your FREE Media Arts Toolkit

Allison NeCamp Day

Allison NeCamp Day, KET Education Staff

August 13, 2019

The Media Arts Toolkit is now available! KET has traveled the state documenting Kentucky teachers and students creating podcasts, films, songs, comic books, as well as flying drones and using augmented reality. The toolkit has tips on how to bring media arts into the K-12 classroom no matter your budget or skill level.

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FREE upcoming webinars for adult education professionals from KET

Kim Gooch

Kim Gooch, KET Education Staff

August 5, 2019

KET customers and interested parties are offered regular opportunities to participate in interactive webinars. Our friendly, qualified staff lead participants through content showcasing features and updates of KET programs as well as topics pertinent to adult education. These are FREE of charge.

Multimedia PD Day a hit with teachers

Joyce West

Joyce West, KET Education Staff

August 1, 2019

More than 180 teachers from across Kentucky attended KET’s Multimedia Professional Development Day on July 18 at the KET Network Center in Lexington, making it one of the best attended of the annual events.

KET crew hits the road for Workplace Essential Skills

Allison NeCamp Day

Allison NeCamp Day, KET Education Staff

July 31, 2019

KET crews have been on the road for the past few months shooting video at workplaces across the country, from steel pipe manufacturers in Alabama to a concrete company in Chicago to restaurants and medical offices in Las Vegas. They’ve also taken cameras to all kinds of Kentucky businesses, including a solar energy firm, a […]

2019-20 KET Adult Ed Resources Catalog Coming Soon

Kim Gooch

Kim Gooch, KET Education Staff

July 26, 2019

The 2019-20 version of KET’s Adult Education Resources Catalog is almost ready for publication!  It will be available in print and electronic versions in mid-August.  If you would like to receive a printed copy, please send an email to kgooch@ket.org with your name and mailing address.

Molly of Denali Premieres July 15

Allison NeCamp Day

Allison NeCamp Day, KET Education Staff

July 9, 2019

Molly of Denali is a new animated series that follows the adventures of feisty and resourceful 10-year-old Molly Mabray, an Alaska Native girl. Molly helps her mom and dad run the Denali Trading Post, a general store, bunkhouse, and transport hub in the fictional village of Qyah, Alaska.

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