We Stand Together

Let us begin this by saying that in this uncertain time, we have never been more appreciative or more proud to live in a place where kindness, selflessness and concern of our schools, communities and neighbors are demonstrated daily by folk pulling together to help in a time of need. The consideration and respect that […]

Eastern Kentucky Students hold March 10th Capitol Press-Conference on U.S. Census

“Every Community Counts” Eastern Kentucky student leaders held a press conference in the Kentucky Capitol Rotunda at 11 a.m. on March 10 to discuss efforts they are making to promote the U.S. Census to ensure every person is counted. They called their initiative “Every Community Counts.” The students stated they considered their work vital since […]

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Coronavirus

Dr. Jim Robb is a recognized expert in biospecimen science with over 50 years of experience in molecular pathology, virology, and genetics. He is board-certified in anatomic pathology, clinical pathology, cytopathology, and dermatopathology. Dr. Robb is a consulting pathologist to the National Cancer Institute (NCI) and the Office of Biorepositories and Biospecimen Research (OBBR). Below […]

KVEC Spring Special Education Conference Sign-Up

To sign up for the Spring Special Education Conference click the following link below:https://www.eventbrite.com/e/kvec-spring-special-education-conference-tickets-94302093099 Date and TimeTuesday, March 17, 20209:00 AM – 3:00 PM LocationFloyd County Board of Education442 KY RT 550Eastern, KY 41622 Target Audience: New and Emerging Special Education Teachers, Special Education Teachers, Administrators, Directors of Special Education, and Related Service Providers Be […]

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Floyd County Grantsmanship Training Program

The Floyd County Public School District is sponsoring a 5-day Grantsmanship Training Program from July 27 – 31, 2020 at Floyd Central High School. Here is a link to The Grantsmanship Center’s website, if you would like to check it out: www.tgci.com. This training is an investment in the participant’s professional development and organization. This […]

East KY Schools Celebrate Academic Success & Innovation at the State Capitol

Over 400 students and educators from the 23-school district membership of the Kentucky Valley Educational Cooperative (KVEC) will celebrate classroom innovations with displays in the mezzanine and rotunda at the Frankfort Capitol on March 10.  As a part of the 5th Annual “Innovation Celebration at the Capitol” eastern Kentucky student leaders will hold a press conference in […]

Student ran Businesses Competing for Cash!

Students from the Kentucky Valley Educational Cooperative (KVEC) region gathered at the Morehead State University on February 4th, 2020, to present their business plans and business ideas in the annual High School Entrepreneurial Competition. Presenters progressed to this level of the competition by receiving the highest scores at a previous school-level competition. The students spent […]

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Customized micro-credential programs benefit rural schools with convenient PD options

The Kentucky Valley Educational Cooperative (KVEC) focuses on innovative methods for addressing educational and community-based challenges throughout Eastern Kentucky. KVEC is an education service agency serving 23 school districts in the mountains, hills, and hollers of Appalachia. Education Dive recently published on a story highlighting how micro-credentials benefit rural schools. These on-demand classes allow teachers […]

Eastern Kentucky students hold March 10 Capitol press conference on U.S. Census

Eastern Kentucky student leaders will hold a press conference in the Kentucky Capitol Rotunda at 11 a.m. on March 10 to discuss efforts they are making to promote the U.S. Census to ensure every person is counted. Members of the KVEC Student Senate representing 23 school districts began this initiative in October working in their […]