What Comes Next?

The Tiny house auction is over but that doesn’t mean the Building it Forward project is. The initiative is meant to be sustainable which it is succeeding at thanks to those who participated in the auctions and/or shared the work going on here in Eastern Kentucky. The application due date is August 10 so if […]

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Building it Forward at Ashland!

The students of Ashland Blazer High School have worked all year long to build this tiny home. It’s almost impossible to fathom students building such a structure. The craftsmanship on display is something you’d never expect from a student with only a couple years of experience. The Ashland students and teachers worked together and brought […]

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Building It Forward at Phelps!

Welcome to Building it Forward a show where we explore this year’s Tiny Houses that were built and designed by students in the KVEC service area. If you would like to see the full list of Tiny Houses built click here to visit the auction page. Enjoy the show!

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Breathitt County High Presents

Ever since Hamilton’s music released I have been wanting to see a play and thanks to Breathitt the itch has been scratched for now. Breathitt County’s performance of ‘Little Shop of Horrors’ concluded this weekend but we managed to grab a snippet of what the event was like. So the weekend consisted of Game of […]

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KVEC FIRESUMMIT Spring 2019

Educators, community leaders, and students gathered on April 16, 2019, for the Spring 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 1,500 persons participated in person the Forging Innovation in Rural Education (FIRE) Summit, […]

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BIG THINGS, Mini Episodes

Sometimes the FIRECAST team shows up at a school and there are too many things going on to fit it into one video; that is when the FIRECAST minisodes happen. This past week we visited Belfry High School and their students had a multitude of things going on in a single classroom. One side of […]