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This unique Beaumont Middle School program allows students to get up close and personal with all manner of creatures. Read more

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Joel Katte is the creator and owner of Ignite Love in Schools, a workshop he offers as professional development for school districts and their teachers. Read more

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Charter schools and their potential effects on Kentucky K-12 education will be the topic of the day at an upcoming panel discussion to be hosted by the University of Kentucky’s Gatton College of Business and Economics on March 30. Read more

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The University of Kentucky College of Medicine has announced plans to create a medical school campus in Northern Kentucky as part of an initiative to develop regional centers of medial education and boost the number of doctors across the state. Read more

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Midway University has reported a record enrollment for the fall semester of 1,194, up 14.5 percent from last year. Read more

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UK's new four-course certificate program will give students a better understanding of how to apply the concepts of universal design across disciplines to design more useful environments and experiences for all people. Read more

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High school students at Elkhorn Crossing School in Georgetown are taking concentrated courses in health science or one of two divisions of media arts to ready themselves for real-world careers. Read more

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Frankfort, KY - Business, government and education leaders gathered at the Kentucky Chamber of Commerce headquarters in Frankfort on Monday to announce the launch of a new non-profit organization that will encourage... Read more

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Help Wanted: Projections of Jobs and Education Requirements Through 2018Lexington, KY - By 2018, fewer than 10 percent of Kentucky employers will accept job applicants who lack a high school diploma. This Georgetown... Read more

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In Kentucky, 110,000 teens and young adults and nearly 6.5 million in the U.S., are not enrolled in school and not employed, even part-time. These youth are failing to gain the skills employers need in the 21st century, and their untapped... Read more

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In the fall of 2013, Lexington Catholic High School will unveil the new High Marks Center for Learning Enhancement, according to a press release. The High Marks Center and its programs will be an expansion of the school's current High... Read more

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Lexington, KY – Increased enrollment and tuition revenues from a large class of first year students at the University of Kentucky has staved off some of the planned budget cutbacks at the university.Academic... Read more

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When my friend Al Smith wrote an opinion piece in the Herald-Leader, calling on Governor Beshear to fund pre-K programs in Kentucky, I got curious: How well have pre-K programs worked? The most familiar and longest running pre-K program... Read more

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It’s no secret that here in Lexington, we have an excellent public school system. With top-ranked schools, challenging academic programs, internationally hailed world language offerings, cutting-edge technical schools and comprehensive... Read more

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Lexington, KY - The No. 1 thing I tend to ask faculty,” said Mary John O’Hair, dean of the College of Education at the University of Kentucky, “is if they’re... Read more

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The education department at Georgetown College has been selected for a $1.9 million grant over the next 5 years from the U.S. Department of Education, to be used for the college’s Center for Culturally Relevant Pedagogy (CCRP).The... Read more

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Lexington, KY - Kentucky's fourth and fifth graders scored higher than the national averages in science, according to the National Assessment of Educational Progress in 2009.The producers of new educational programming... Read more

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Lexington, KY - There is a Chinese proverb that roughly goes as follows: "Tell me and I will forget. Show me and I will remember. Involve me and I will understand."This summarizes the approach being taken by the... Read more

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Lexington, KY - Recent articles appearing in the New York Times and Wall Street Journal, respectively, question whether our nation's law schools are providing sufficient practical training to their students. It is an... Read more

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Lexington, KY - The best investment advice I ever received came from a colleague at an early point in my career: "Invest in yourself." He felt that the greatest returns were to be realized from this strategy; stocks... Read more

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