WKMS Interview with Kate Lochte

Prichard Committee Refocuses on Post-Secondary Education Kentucky’s Prichard committee for Academic Excellence, a nationally recognized education advocacy organization, sees a leadership change when Executive Director Dr. Stu Silberman’s retirement is effective September 4th. This past April, the Prichard Board selected Brigitte Blom Ramsey to move into the directorship. This month, Prichard has highlighted its intentions […]

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Silberman & Ramsey on KET’s One-to-One with Bill Goodman

Check out the video of Bill Goodman’s interview with Stu Silberman and Brigitte Blom Ramsey as they discuss the transition between Stu’s retirement and Brigitte’s new role as executive director and the ongoing activities at the Prichard Committee.

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In case you missed the live coverage…

Prichard Committee Student Voice Team Testifies to House Education Committee Feb. 24, 2015 KET Archive Coverage: http://www.ket.org/legislature/archives/?nola=WGAOS+016068&session=wgaos+016 (Starting at 9 min 12 sec) Lexington Herald-Leader coverage written by Linda Blackford: http://www.kentucky.com/2015/02/24/3711653/students-persuade-house-panel.html

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What does Student Voice Look Like?

What does student voice look like? from Rachel Belin on Vimeo.

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Ramsey Interviewed by Nick Storm, CN2 Pure Politics

Brigitte Ramsey, our associate executive director, appeared on CN2 on August 11 to talk about Early Childhood Education.  Below is the link to the story and the video.    

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GCIPL Highlighed in Education Week Video

“Grooming Parents to Take the Lead“ Education Week Video by: Scott Utterback Vol. 33, Issue 11 Published December 17, 2013 “A program in Kentucky recruits and trains parents committed to leading projects in their schools and communities, equipping them with the tools they’ll need to help boost student achievement. The Governor’s Commonwealth Institute for Parent […]

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Student Voice Team Joins KEAT in Thanking Governor Beshear

On Tuesday, June 10, the Kentucky Education Action Team (KEAT) and 14 members of our Student Voice Team convened at the State Capitol to publicly thank Governor Steve Beshear and the General Assembly for restoring education funding to 2008 levels. Ashton Bishop of Green County Middle School, Meghana Kudrimoti of Dunbar MSTC, Gentry Fitch of […]

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Nonprofit Leaders Tout Benefits of High-Quality Preschool

New 60-Second Video Shows Unexpected Proponents Touting the Benefits of High-quality Preschool Members of five nonprofit membership organizations – comprising voices of business, retired military leaders, law enforcement, faith and sports – produced a video, showing their support for preschool. Ready Nation is urging early childhood advocates and supporters to watch the video, then use […]

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Jefferson County Public Schools’ Board Recognizes GCIPL Fellows

GCIPL Fellows’ Recognition starts at 2:44 in the above video

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Our Kids Can’t Wait Toolkit, Presentations & Media Coverage

“Photos from the Education Summit,” by Lonnie Harp, November 21, 2013 Kentucky Education Action Team (KEAT) Message: “Our Kids Can’t Wait; Expectations Up, Resources Down“ “Our Kids Cant Wait Toolkit“ (pdf) Commissioner of Education Terry Holliday’s presentation, November 21, 2013 “Local leaders charged to educate legislators on critical school funding situation,” press release, November 22, 2013 […]

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