Archive | November 12, 2009

National survey finds Kentucky’s support for gifted students mixed

A new nationwide survey (the 2008-09 State of the States in Gifted in Education) has found that Kentucky’s commitment to its 170,459 gifted children is mixed. The state mandates identification and services for children in grades K-12. Yet, state funding to support the mandate was at $7,121,500 in the current budget. However, budget cuts have […]

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WKU to honor high school scholars

WKU will honor students from area high schools for their academic achievements. The annual High School Scholars Luncheons honor students who qualify for at least a renewable full-tuition scholarship to WKU. Here’s the schedule: Nov. 24: Gatton Academy of Mathematics and Science in Kentucky Scholars Luncheon at 11:30 a.m. at the Kentucky Library & Museum. […]

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Cultural Enhancement Series continues Nov. 17 with American Revival

The 2009-10 Cultural Enhancement Series at WKU continues Tuesday (Nov. 17) American Revival: Celebrating the New Stars of American Roots Music at 7:30 p.m. at the Capitol Arts Theatre. Drawing from the worlds of bluegrass, folk and roots music, American Revival is a unique lineup of some of the most exciting young artists in these […]

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