Full STEAM Ahead

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Just because school is out for summer doesn’t mean every student is taking a break from learning.  Many students from the Fayette County Public School’s (FCPS) STEAM Academy have participated in labs and even undergraduate research at the University of Kentucky to further enhance their already innovative educational experience. The … Read More

Innovating Education

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See also: P20 Innovation Lab STEMx About the Kentucky P20 Innovation Lab: An ongoing concern exists that schools in the United States are not adequately preparing our students to succeed in an increasingly diverse, globalized and technology-rich world. Far too long, education leaders from all levels have worked in silos … Read More

Kentucky School Leaders Join Next Generation Leadership Academy

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by Amanda Nelson The latest co-hort of the UK College of Education’s Next Generation Leadership Academy launched this week with 90 school leaders participating. Districts represented include: BEATHITT CASEY CLARK FLOYD JACKSON INDEPENDENT JEFFERSON JENKINS INDEPENDENT JOHNSON LEE LETCHER MAGOFFIN MASON MERCER LETCHER OWSLEY PADUCAH INDEPENDENT PIKE TRIGG WOLFE Additionally, … Read More

College of Education Offering K2 Activities

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The University of Kentucky College of Education will hold activities for students each Thursday from January 19 to February 16. Students who began coursework in the College in Fall 2011 or Spring 2012 are welcome to attend any or all sessions. Your Department, Your Program, Your Student Organization… Date: Thursday, … Read More

New UK Center Focuses on Technology Needs of School Administrators

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by Amanda Nelson and Jenny Wells A one-of-a-kind educational innovation center designed to help move schools into the 21st century is relocating to the University of Kentucky. The Center for the Advanced Study of Technology Leadership in Education (CASTLE), which is moving to UK, partners with regional educational organizations and … Read More

New Issue-Based Innovation Labs Tackle Challenges in P20 Education

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by Amanda Nelson Issues faced by educators and students are being tackled through the work of newly-formed issue-based labs within the Kentucky P20 Innovation Lab, housed at the University of Kentucky College of Education. The Kentucky P20 Innovation Lab launched in February and is designed to help schools establish innovative … Read More