Harlan County Teachers Publish Spanish 1 Textbook

Harlan County Teachers Publish Spanish Textbook; Focus on Appalachian Region Two Spanish teachers at Harlan County High School have written and published a Spanish 1 textbook. The book, entitled Viajes desde Appalachia, was inspired by the experiences of Chris Anama-Green and Emmanuel Anama-Green while teaching Spanish in Harlan County. “I have reviewed several Spanish textbooks over […]

Animating with SHAPE KEYS?! Blender Tutorial

Howdy, this week we continue the Blender animation tutorials. This week is a simple one but a very useful one especially if you wanna get into animating mouths. It doesn’t work great for everything but it definitely has its uses.  Check the video out above and below is the link to some free assets you […]

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Learn How To ANIMATE in Blender! FREE Models Included

Howdy, welcome to another edition of Brisk Bytes. Today is more of tutorial for animation in Blender because we will probably be covering it a lot more in the future as we produce more of our own animations!  Also, be sure to check out the link below to get some free resources you can play […]

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KVEC Creates Exceptional Educator’s Playbook Podcast Series

The Kentucky Valley Educational Cooperative’s Digitalachia Podcast hosted by Robert Brown welcomed guests Dionne Bates and Chasity Craft to discuss their new podcast series for the Exceptional Educator’s Playbook.  The purpose of this series is to develop a network of SPED teachers across the region and provide the opportunity for them to share strategies, ideas, […]

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Until Spring in the O.C. – GROW Appalachia

By: Tanya Begley, 4th Grade Reading & Science Teacher at Owsley Elementary Pumpkins are harvested, canned, enjoyed and finally carved. Their presence is loud, proud, and beautiful. Candles inside them illuminating signs of Halloween, celebrations, and traditions. The costumes are worn, the faces painted, and so as the holiday season begins. That final nod to […]

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KASS/KVEC Press Announcement for the 2021 Legislative Session

Oct. 26, 2020, Frankfort, Kentucky – The Kentucky Association of School Superintendents in partnership with the eight Kentucky educational cooperatives will hold several news briefings around the state on Wednesday, October 28, 2020, to inform the news media and general public about its legislative priorities for the 2021 session of the Kentucky General Assembly. KASS […]

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Streaming!? When and Where?

That’s right the Holler team is back streaming once again! While we were away we also have broadened  our streaming repository to applications like Blender, Photoshop and much more! We are currently still setting everything up, but we figured it would be best to let y’all be a part of the process.  So if you […]

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NatGeo Opens the door to Adventure for K-3 Teachers in KVEC Region!

Dear Kentucky Valley Educational Cooperative Instructional Leaders: National Geographic Education is pleased to invite K-3 teachers in the Kentucky Valley Education Cooperative (KVEC) region to participate in an exciting and rigorous, job-embedded professional learning project focused on the instructional shifts in elementary social studies. This no-cost professional learning opportunity is aligned with Kentucky Social Studies […]