KVEC on Education Talk Radio!

KVEC’s Dessie Bowling and Robert Brown were asked to come on the Education Talk Radio Pre K-20 Podcast on BlogTalkRadio with Larry Jacobs. This podcast highlights an overview of all the great things going on at the Kentucky Valley Educational Cooperative. If you would like to listen to the podcast please click the play button below. A […]

NEA Teacher Quality Micro-Credentials PLC Podcast

Dr. Jennifer Carroll and Robert Brown provide an overview of the Kentucky Valley Educational Cooperative’s (KVEC’s) involvement in micro-credentialing from local implementation and development to impact on policy at the state and national levels. ·         They described how this involvement led to the annual micro-credential summits and lessons learned from those sessions.  ·         Dr. Carroll also provided a dive into micro-credential […]

FREE Education Resources (no credit card needed)

With times as troubling as they are, we here at KVEC & theHoller would like to give you access to some completely free educational resources that do not require a credit card to sign up for. Follow the link below to see the Online Teaching and Learning Resources for NTI (and other virtual learning needs). […]

Innovation Celebration 2020

East Kentucky school districts celebrated academic success and innovation during ceremonies and displays at state Capitol March 10 Over 400 students and educators from the 23-school district membership in the Kentucky Valley Educational Cooperative (KVEC) celebrated innovation in the classroom with displays on the mezzanine in the Frankfort Capitol on March 10.  Additionally, KVEC Student […]

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KVEC Student Senate Unveils Every Community Counts Initiative

Student Senate Leaders announced a new initiative “Every Community Counts” It was announced in conjunction with the 2020 United States Census. The initiative’s goal is to raise awareness about the Census. The U.S. Census Bureau has designated Eastern Kentucky as a “hard to count” region because of a variety of cultural and economic factors. Student senate […]

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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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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Narrative 4 Appalachia Initiative

Kentucky Valley Education Cooperative (KVEC) and the global storytelling nonprofit Narrative 4 are launching a new initiative for a select group of exceptional teachers. Participation in the launch of the Narrative 4 Appalachia Initiative is limited to six (6) outstanding teachers. Please accept this invitation to apply for this free, exciting, new pilot project that promises a strong opportunity for educators to:  Increase instructional […]