Education News

Announcing the 2022 KET Young Writers Conest Winners

KET Education Staff

May 16, 2022

Thanks to all who entered the 2022 KET Young Writers Contest! The judges were overwhelmed by the quality and creativity they saw from our Kentucky writers. We received over 1,200 entries from all corners of the state. Congratulations to our winners - listed online now - and to ALL those who submitted work! What you have created is quite an accomplishment.

Register now for KET’s Summer PD Event!

KET Education Staff

May 16, 2022

We are excited to announce that registration is now open for our annual KET Summer PD event held at KET in Lexington on July 13th. Come explore with us and learn about STLP, copyright, videography, social and emotional learning, media literacy and more from fellow educators and KET staff like News Quiz host Kelsey Starks. The event is free and available in-person and virtually via Zoom this year!

Celebrate Derby Week with Social Studies Shorts

KET Education Staff

May 5, 2022

The Kentucky Derby is the longest continually-held sporting event in America. On the first Saturday in May, you’ll find thousands watching America’s Greatest Race at Churchill Downs — and millions more around the world watching on television. Explore the history and traditions surrounding Kentucky's most famous thoroughbred horse race with this new Kentucky Derby episode from KET's Social Studies Shorts.

April may bring May flowers, but May brings GRADUATIONS!

KET Education Staff

May 4, 2022

All across our land, individuals, families, teachers and supporters will celebrate the accomplishments of learners of all ages during the month of May! Adult educators are no exception and here are some ideas to help.

Watch the Prichard Committee’s Brigitte Blom on Connections

KET Education Staff

May 3, 2022

Brigitte Blom, president and CEO of the Prichard Committee for Academic Excellence, recently sat down with Renee Shaw for a Connections where they discuss how education fared during the 2022 Kentucky General Assembly and how the organization is engaged in policymaking around early childhood education, equity and student success.

Join KET Education for an SEL focused EdCamp

KET Education Staff

May 2, 2022

KET Early Childhood Education and KET Education are excited to announce an in-person PBS KIDS EdCamp on June 4 with a focus on SEL. This exciting "un-conference" is a great opportunity to connect with other professionals in your field. You'll have the chance to learn about topics important to you, and to share your own expertise. The session topics are determined by YOU!

Ideas to Keep Adult Learners Engaged During Busy Summer Months

KET Education Staff

May 2, 2022

Finding time to continue studies when busy summer activities begin can be challenging, especially for adults who may have school-aged children at home, kids involved in activities, vacations and more. Here are a few ideas to consider for keeping your learners engaged.

Now Streaming: 2022 STLP State Championship

KET Education Staff

April 26, 2022

The 2022 STLP State Championship award ceremonies were streamed and aired LIVE on KET on April 20. You can watch archived versions of them online now.

English Language Day and EnGen

KET Education Staff

April 5, 2022

Do you need ELL programming support for your learners? KET has partnered with EnGen, a reputable skills-focused, virtual English language learning platform, to give adult learners access to modern, high-quality English instruction tied to real world needs.

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