KET is harnessing the power of technology and preparing Kentuckians for the jobs of tomorrow with high-quality digital STEM and workforce resources and related professional development.
FastForward helps Arizona learner accomplish her goal
October 4, 2019 - Morgan Morris, an adult learner from Mesa, Arizona recently passed all the tests required for her high school equivalency credential in just FIVE hours!! She attributes her FAST pass to FastForward, which allowed her to pretest and create study guides, and her 13-year old son who helped her immensely in math!
Daniel Tiger Be My Neighbor Day
October 1, 2019 - KET Early Childhood Education held their 3rd Daniel Tiger Be My Neighbor Day on September 5, 2019 at Family Care Center in Lexington. This event was possible thru a grant from The Fred Rogers Company and PNC Bank. A major part of the day provides children and their families ways to give back to the local community around them.
Louisville Families Code with ScratchJr
September 30, 2019 - Over a dozen families are getting together at Camp Taylor Elementary School in Louisville each week in September for KET’s ScratchJr workshops on introductory coding for young children. Kids learn to snap together graphical building blocks to make characters walk, sing, and even join a dance party. Jefferson County Public Schools are implementing the program this year thanks to a mini-grant from KET.
News Quiz celebrates its 35th season
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.