The Skilled Entrepreneurs of Middle School!

Middle school students arrived at the Knott County Sportsplex early to show off their stuff! Half of the students were selling goods ranging from a candy dispenser disguised as school supplies to custom fishing lures. The other side was selling a service like painting a picture or training you on the newest game.

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KVEC Fourth National Competency Based and Micro-Credential Summit Invitation

Please accept this invitation to attend the Kentucky Valley Educational Cooperative’s (KVEC) fourth National Competency-Based and Micro-Credential Summit on Tuesday and Wednesday, May 5-6, 2020, at the Crowne Plaza Conference Center at 830 Phillips Lane in Louisville, KY. The Conference Center is a short complimentary shuttle ride from the airport to the hotel. This year’s […]

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Owsley County High School student leaders working with officials and the community to rebrand county

Owsley County High School students are leading the effort in their community to highlight the positive assets of their local area and re-brand their county. Working with several groups in the county, the students had input on the newly created logo which the school district, the county and the city of Booneville will jointly utilize […]

Holler Vlogs

Everywhere you look nowadays there is a vlog about somebody’s life or their dog. Both of those sorts of vlogs are great and they’re becoming more popular every day as more people gain access to the Internet. We here at The Holler decided to give vlogging a go, but we didn’t want to focus on […]

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Educators, community leaders, and students gathered on October 23, 2019, for the Fall FIRESummit hosted by the Kentucky Valley Educational Cooperative (KVEC). The FIRESummit spotlights hard-working innovators in eastern Kentucky that go the extra mile to forge innovation in rural education! Over 700 persons participated in person the Forging Innovation in Rural Education (FIRE) Summit, […]

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Rural Educators form Kentucky Chapter to Strengthen Collaboration during National Meeting in Louisville

Kentucky K-12 educational leaders increased their voice and power of collaboration by establishing a state chapter and joining the National Rural Education Association (NREA) last week in Louisville. For most rural school districts in the nation, collaboration is not a choice, it is a necessity. Collaboration elevates the voice of rural districts and empowers isolated […]

KVEC Regional Press Conference Hosted Live on 2019-2020 Legislative and Advocacy Priorities

Kentucky Valley Educational Cooperative (KVEC) superintendents joined other K-12 leaders in a statewide Kentucky Association of School Superintendents (KASS) sponsored event on Tuesday, October 29, 2019. The sessions were designed to inform the news media and general public about the KASS Legislative & Advocacy Priorities for the 2020 session of the Kentucky General Assembly.  KVEC […]

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