Distance Learning During CoVid 19

Due to the recent Corona Virus (CoVid 19) pandemic, many Adult Ed learning programs are utilizing Distance Learning – now more than ever.  To assist programs, Kentucky Skills U is now offering Microlearning Mondays, featuring a 30-minute Zoom session spotlighting one distance learning tool. Those Microlearning Monday sessions will have hands-on practice during follow-up Workshop [...]

2020-04-01T17:13:15-04:00 April 1st, 2020|

Kentucky Skills U Instructional Framework Series

The Lesson Bank would like to highlight the Kentucky Skills U Instructional Frameworks.  While designing the Framework Series, a common instructional foundation for all of Kentucky’s adult education providers was the primary focus.  The Instructional Frameworks were built upon previous work done by local providers; from that foundation, a state-level team created this framework series [...]

2020-03-04T15:20:23-04:00 March 4th, 2020|

Welcome Kayla Crouch!

We would like to welcome Kayla Crouch, a new lesson author who has recently joined the Lesson Bank team.  Kayla is a native of Bath County, where she resides with her husband and 1.5-year-old son. She is finishing her 7th year teaching and her 5th year at Montgomery County High School. Currently, Kayla is in [...]

2019-06-03T10:59:07-04:00 June 3rd, 2019|

Web-developer Spotlight!

We are excited to spotlight our web-developer, Jeff Moser. We are pleased to team up with Jeff to create and develop our high quality resource, the Lesson Bank. Jeff is originally from Henderson, Kentucky, but now resides in South Carolina. He and wife Rebecca have 2 sons, Nolan and Nicholas. Jeff is a highly-seasoned and [...]

2019-05-02T12:40:11-04:00 May 2nd, 2019|

New Career Snapshots Lessons!

To help prepare our students for the workforce and career pathways, the Lesson Bank recently added several helpful Career Snapshots Lessons.  Susie Roberts, one of many very talented lesson creators, notes that these lessons “are geared toward low-literacy adults (NRS 1-2) and introduces them to both entry-level careers in a variety of fields but also [...]

2019-01-10T12:21:52-04:00 January 10th, 2019|

Money Management/Financial Literacy…New Tab and New Lessons!

Check out our Money Management/Financial Literacy lessons! Kentucky Skills U Lesson Bank newly added a lesson category dedicated to Money Management/Financial Literacy lessons.  This category is to showcase several lessons contained in the bank that prepare adult education students with money and financial literacy skills.  This new focus on financial literacy is quite timely. A [...]

2018-10-01T10:58:29-04:00 October 1st, 2018|

KY Skills U Lesson Bank News and Reviews

Check out these wonderful and positive KY Skills U Lesson Bank reviews from local and national users. “I reviewed all of the resources and found two to be more useful than the other two. One of which I currently use. The two resources I could use with my students is the KYAE Lesson bank and [...]

2018-08-20T11:42:20-04:00 August 13th, 2018|

Lesson Bank Contributor Spotlight

Kentucky Adult Education Skills U Lesson Bank is proud to introduce you to two our regular Lesson Bank contributors; Beth Rudd and Susie Roberts.  Beth and Susie create CCR Standards-based lesson plans that are relevant to adult learners. The following biographies highlight these skilled lesson creators.    Bethany ‘Beth” VanHoose Rudd is a National Board Certified Teacher [...]

2018-08-13T12:28:26-04:00 April 11th, 2018|

Work Ready Scholarship Lesson Plan and Recipient Bio

Recently, the Lesson Bank added a lesson created by Susie Roberts on applying for the Work Ready Scholarship.  To accompany this lesson, KYAE Skills U wanted to talk with a recipient of this newly funded scholarship.  The Work Ready Kentucky Scholarship pays for tuition for short-term and career-related certificates.  To be eligible, the recipient must meet general requirements, [...]

2018-03-07T15:07:40-04:00 March 5th, 2018|