TKY Inspiration and Stories
Teach Kentucky will be commemorating its 15-year anniversary at a private event at the Louisville Water Tower Park on Thursday evening. The organization has brought 272 top college grads to teach in underserved middle and high school public classrooms, according to a news release.
Guest bloggers and second year teachers Olivia Carner and Lizz Weir share the top 10 reasons they think people should join Teach Kentucky as teachers who have fun and make a difference.
Tyler Shearon, a 2007 program participant of Teach Kentucky, has been named the new principal of Southern High School in Louisville, Kentucky.
This fall, 38 new teachers hailing from 20 states and 36 universities will launch their education careers in 24 different Louisville region high-needs middle and high schools.
Ivy Plus Academy works with 100 high-achieving Fern Creek students grades 9-12 to explore higher education opportunities at selective institutions across the United States.
In a recent Courier Journal article, Barnwell promotes furthering Deeper Learning initiatives in JCPS. You can read it here.
Teach Kentucky is thrilled to announce that a 13-year veteran of its program, Austin Allain, received a 2017 Hilliard Lyons Excellence Award.