Education News

Digital Citizenship – A Skill That Matters

KET Education Staff

October 1, 2022

October 17-21 is Digital Citizenship Week. Just as we are citizens of our country, states and communities, we are digital citizens. To keep order and equity, good citizens live by certain laws, norms and expectations and these exist within our digital spaces as well.  

Join KET Education for our latest Virtual Learning Series

KET Education Staff

September 6, 2022

KET is gearing up for the Fall 2022 Virtual Learning Series! Join us for this series of webinars, designed to help educators engage students and discover new ways to incorporate easy-to-use, quality, education-focused content for students of all grade-levels! All sessions are FREE and approved for professional development and ECE-TRIS credit (unless otherwise noted).

Register for On the Same Page

KET Education Staff

September 6, 2022

As if back-to-school isn't exciting enough, we're excited to announce the authors, illustrators, and creators included in the 2022-2023 On the Same Page series! These 30-minute, LIVE, FREE, virtual sessions will bring award-winning, nationally recognized, and published creators directly to your students to explore the variety of processes, inspirations, and backgrounds found within the world of writing and illustrating.

Perfect Time to Share Why Adult Education is Important

KET Education Staff

September 6, 2022

Did you know adult education has its own designated celebration? Adult Education and Family Literacy Week is observed every September. This is a perfect time to share the importance of adult education and training with your community.

Improve Job Opportunities with Adult Education Training

KET Education Staff

September 5, 2022

Encourage workers in low-wage industries to engage in literacy, adult education or workplace training to improve job opportunities. KET’s FastForward is proven to successfully prepare learners for high school equivalency exams. For learners who need to better understand math and language arts skills, Workplace Essential Skills highlights these concepts in high-demand career fields. Soft skills and job search courses are also available.

Help for Struggling Adult Learners

KET Education Staff

September 1, 2022

In recent years there has been much expressed concern at the heightened increase in suicide rates among young adults. It is now the second leading cause of death of young people. Depression, anxiety, stress, difficult economic periods, abuse, addiction, death of loved ones, job loss and more have been identified as contributing factors for the pain and hopelessness that can lead to suicidality. September is National Suicide Prevention and Awareness Month. Resources are available to share with learners who may be experiencing a crisis or exhibiting risks.

New and Notable resources to start the school year right

KET Education Staff

August 5, 2022

As you and your students return to school and settle in this fall, KET’s educational resources will be there as a trusted source for complementing classroom instruction with high-quality videos, interactive activities and other engaging digital learning tools. KET resources are used in Kentucky classrooms every day. We’re proud to share some new and notable resources available to you this fall!

Reengaging Adult Learners

KET Education Staff

August 1, 2022

Does your adult learning program offer online, on-demand programs for high school equivalency credential prep or workplace training? KET Adult Education is proud to offer FastForward and Workplace Essential Skills which are proven to help adults prepare for hse exams and learn new concepts to apply in the workplace. You can sign up for a free two-week trial to see content in both.

Lung health resources now available on PBS LearningMedia

KET Education Staff

July 19, 2022

KET's new Lung Health collection on PBS LearningMedia features health and science resources for students in grades 6-8 from Fighting to Breathe: Lung Disease in Kentucky, a special series exploring the effects of pollution, tobacco, and radon on our lungs and the screening and treatment of lung-related illnesses.

Request your FREE Media Arts Toolkit Binder

KET Education Staff

July 17, 2022

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, available on PBS LearningMedia, has tips on how to bring media arts into the K-12 classroom no matter your budget or skill level. Contact KET Education to request a free binder with accompanying teacher materials.

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