Posts Tagged ‘education’

2013 Young Writers Contest

Thursday, February 14th, 2013 by bspellman

The 2013 KET Young Writers Contest begins February 15th and continues through April 13th.

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Read the contest rules, fill out the entry form, and send in those stories! 

To view a complete list of the 2012 Contest Winners.

Check out the entire collection of Young Writers Contest stories on iTunes!

 

We look forward to reading and sharing these stories each year, so start planning today!

 

News Quiz Special: A Space Station Conversation

Thursday, January 24th, 2013 by bspellman

Don’t miss this chat between Kentucky middle school students at Eastern Kentucky University’s Hummel Planetarium and an astronaut aboard the International Space Station. Watch News Quiz Special: A Space Station Conversation online now to see the question-and-answer session between students and Dr. Tom Marshburn.

eBook Making session @ KET 2012 Multimedia Event

Tuesday, July 10th, 2012 by bspellman

Thank you for participating in the session.  The below is a rough outline and resource links to serve as a launch point for the activities we will be getting into today.  This session focused on eBooks, their applications for  your classroom & creating and distributing powerful digital content.

  • What is the difference between ePub, eBooks, PDF’s, and iTextbook
  • Introduction to using iBooks Author
  • How to publish and share iTextBooks you have created
  • Introduction to using Pages to create epub files
  • Overview of how to use tools and widgets within that application
  • How to publish and share eBooks you have created
  • Introduction to KET and KET TD media resources that are available to help create iText Books and eBooks
  • Samples of ebooks created by students using these resources–could be used as a form of assessment

 Downloads for session participants:


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