EKY Works 2.0 – Survey for School Districts

One East Kentucky, EKCEP, Kentucky Power, SOAR, and the Ashland Alliance have partnered to complete a workforce assessment and skills analysis for a 27-county region in East Kentucky. This is an update of the EKYWorks project that was conducted in 2016, and Boyette Strategic Advisors has been engaged to conduct the study. The earlier project […]

Kentucky schools scramble to reach students on the losing end of the digital divide

With most public schools in Kentucky planning to delay the start of in-person classes for another six weeks or more, educators across the state are grappling with how to reach students on the losing end of the digital divide. Many schools had planned to begin offering in-person instruction this month, but Gov. Andy Beshear asked […]

Micro-Credential Summit Day 5 – States’ Implementation of Micro-Credentials

If you weren’t able to attend day five of the micro-credential summit you can view the entire session by watching the video at the top of this webpage. For this session, an elite panel of state and national experts describe the importance of micro-credentialing in developing and supporting systems of professional learning at the local, […]

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VECTOR OR BITMAPS?!

Bitmaps are everywhere online. Load up any web page you you will probably see a bitmap image on it. Even the Holler logo you see on this site is a bitmap. We could spend all day explaining how bitmaps and vectors work together but are also their own separate graphics but we won’t get into […]

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KVEC/KDE Digital Learning Strategies Design Lab Virtual Launch Event

The Kentucky Valley Educational Cooperative in partnership with the Kentucky Department of Education will launch a Digital Learning Design Lab for school districts and educators across the KVEC region. The Design Lab will provide educators with resources, tools, strategies and opportunities to work together to discover solutions and best practices critical to successful teaching and […]

Micro-Credential Summit Day 4 – The Impact on Leadership

If you weren’t able to attend day four of the micro-credential summit you can view the entire day by watching the video at the top of this webpage. For this session, these educational leaders discussed how to use micro-credentials to change the professional learning ecosystem. Topics include: How can we take our current situation and […]

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Micro-Credential Summit Day 3 – Design Principles

If you weren’t able to attend day three of the micro-credential summit you can view the entire day by watching the video at the top of this webpage. For this session, our experts discuss the new micro-credential design principles organized by the Council of Chief State School Officers (CCSSO) and Digital Promise with input from […]

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Taking the ‘Not Again’ Out of Professional Learning

A Collaborative Approach for Developing Micro-Credentials Based on Need By Dr. Dessie Bowling, Robert Brown Earning professional credentials is a requirement in various sectors of industry such as medicine, technology and business. Industry professionals attend sessions in face-to-face settings at required conferences or other specialized learning experiences for continued certification requirements and to increase their […]

CHECK OUT THIS NEW TINY HOUSE!

Phelps ATC (Area Technology Center) has completed their 2020 Tiny House, and it’s a beauty! Below you will find a Flickr album filled with interior and exterior shots of the student-crafted tiny home as well as videos covering our experience with the home! Like with all of the student built tiny houses in Eastern Kentucky […]

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