As Kentuckians plan for a variety of education scenarios during the COVID-19 pandemic, remember that KET is your partner in blended learning.
NEW and simple to use frameworks, designed by KET Education Consultants, will make integrating research-based PBS LearningMedia and PBS KIDS content into virtual and in-person lessons easier than ever. Click the links below to access the frameworks and get started.
Educator Offers Advice on Holocaust Pedagogy in New Videos
January 27, 2021 - Teachers have many questions about Holocaust pedagogy, but Fred Whitaker said the most important question is one they should ask themselves: Why am I teaching about the Holocaust? Whittaker teaches at St. Francis of Assisi in Louisville. A passionate advocate for Holocaust education, he and others lobbied successfully for mandatory inclusion of Holocaust studies in Kentucky’s middle and high schools.
When teaching about the Holocaust, ‘the arts express what words cannot’
January 20, 2021 - KET has new educational resources for teaching students about the Holocaust. The new Juliek’s Violin collection, available in PBS LearningMedia, features three videos from a Louisville concert on Holocaust remembrance.
KET’s Media Lab Still Delivers Student Learning During Pandemic
January 4, 2021 - During a typical school year, students visit KET’s Media Lab by the dozens for workshops on using multimedia in learning projects. This year, the Media Lab mostly comes to them, via the internet. Cynthia Warner, KET’s multimedia education consultant, is making the pandemic’s “new normal” work for students across the state in the virtual setting.
Mental Health During the COVID-19 Pandemic Course
In this self-paced course, educators take a comprehensive look at mental health issues in children, teens, and young adults, updated with resources for the coronavirus pandemic.
Virtual Media Lab Sessions
KET is now offering free student workshops in our Virtual Media Lab! Through these sessions, you and your students can build skills in media production and editing, explore apps to make project-based learning come to life in less time...
Virtual Learning Series
Looking for ideas and resources to enhance learning and teaching, wherever they occur? Then pencil us in and save the day! Join KET Education Consultants and all-star Kentucky educators for this Virtual Learning Series of webinars, designed to help...
Tips for Enhancing TV Learning Experiences
The tips will enhance the television viewing experience for PreK and elementary students, making sure they get the most out of the KET programs they watch.
Taking TV Time to the Next Level: A KET Viewing Guide for 4th-12th Graders
When you’re watching shows on KET, engaging in discussion or related activities before, during, and/or after the show can help you remember what you’ve learned. Check out these discussion questions and activities for any show you watch on KET...
Bright By Text
Bright by Text sends free activities, games, and resources right to your cell phone. Messages are targeted to your child’s age and include information on child development, language and early literacy, health and safety, behavioral tips, and more!