Education News

Join us for a new season of News Quiz

KET Education Staff

September 8, 2023

Join other students across Kentucky and the United States for News Quiz, KET’s weekly current events show. The new season is now underway! This student-friendly, interactive program features a 10-question quiz based on each week’s stories. This interactivity ensures your class stays fully engaged while improving their listening skills and knowledge of current events.

Teach Your Way with PBS KIDS

KET Education Staff

August 30, 2023

Teach your way during the 2023-2024 school year with this timely collection of flexible PBS KIDS resources, aligned to themes and skills for PreK-2nd grade students. From exploring resources like video clips, interactive games, printables, self-paced professional learning opportunities, classroom posters and more, choose which you will integrate to support your young learners.

September is Workforce Development Month 

KET Education Staff

August 30, 2023

As the data regarding adult education suggests, it’s critical to support a national workforce that meets the needs of businesses, communities, families and individuals. Now that adult education providers are increasingly undertaking the mission of workforce training integrated with literacy and basic skills instruction, KET’s Workplace Essential Skills can serve as a useful tool.

Reading Together Benefits Kids and Parents

KET Education Staff

August 29, 2023

Family literacy activities, in which children and adults are engaged in reading and learning together, offer a range of benefits for both kids and their parents. It’s well understood how reading to (and with) children improves their reading comprehension, success in school and overall confidence. In fact, similar benefits occur for adult learners in the family as well.  

News Episodes of Work It Out Wombats!

KET Education Staff

August 18, 2023

Zadie, Malik, and Zeke are back with more exciting adventures in the Treeborhood! Don’t miss all new episodes of Work it Out Wombats on PBS KIDS. Hop over to PBS LearningMedia to find fun math activities in the Work it Out Wombats collection!

Head Back to School with KET

KET Education Staff

August 4, 2023

As Kentucky students head back to school for the 2023-2024 school year, KET Education is ready to support educators with classroom ready, educational resources. KET resources and services encourage critical thinking, creativity, communication, and collaboration in schools throughout Kentucky every day. Get started exploring our rich collections of digital media by checking out some of KET’s new and notable resources on PBS LearningMedia.

PBS LearningMedia Becomes GO-TO Resource for Adult Education Professional

KET Education Staff

August 3, 2023

Like most educators, Wendy Shue had heard of PBS Learning Media but wasn’t familiar with all it offers. But then she attended a joint presentation given by Kentucky Educational Television and Alabama Public Television at the 2022 Alabama Association for Public Continuing and Adult Education conference.

Hey Adults – Let’s Go Back to School!

KET Education Staff

August 2, 2023

Now is a great time to recruit adult learners to enroll in adult learning programs to complete a high school credential, brush up on basic skills or workplace training or prepare to enroll in technical or college programs! Many adult learners say their children are their “why” or their motivation to return to school.

A Day in the Life of a Kindergartener 

KET Education Staff

July 20, 2023

Whether it’s in the years leading up to beginning kindergarten or just before the start of the year, a peek into another child’s day - in a similar setting - can ease children’s and grown-up’s anxiety. Follow along with Elmo and his friend Dhaivya as they show you what it’s like to live a day in the life of a kindergartener. Check out other helpful kindergarten readiness resources with Let’s Learn Kentucky!  

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