Kentucky State
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Mark Harrell EbD State Consortium Director Engineering Consultant & Director of KYTSA, Career Pathways Branch
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Engineering byDesign™ (EbD™) is available to all public Kentucky preschool through 12th grade educators whose email address ends in @"county".kyschools.us. Access is made possible by the Kentucky Department of Education’s (KDE) Office of Career and Technical Education.

The mission of KDE’s Career and Technical Education is to assist schools in providing students with skills necessary for a successful transition to postsecondary education or work and a desire for life-long learning in a global society. Implementing the EbD™ PreK-12 grade curriculum in your school will put the Technology (T) and Engineering (E) into your Science (S) and Math (M) departments to a create Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math (STEM) environment where students can excel!

The high school EbD™ curriculum is aligned to Kentucky’s Engineering Standards and complements the projects developed by KY teachers for KY teachers. The standards and projects have been endorsed by Kentucky industries to create a future workforce in the five high demand industry sectors.

Access to the Standard Edition (SE in PDFs) of EbD™ curriculum is available at no cost to individuals who meet one or more of the following criteria: 1) Kentucky public PreK-12th grade teacher, 2) University and college departments that are a KY-EbD™ partner.  

Access to the Media Rich Edition (MRE) and online assessments through EbD™ is limited to schools that complete a Network School Agreement and pay an annual fee.  

For more information, please contact Mark Harrell, KY-EbD™ Consortium Director at mark.harrell@education.ky.gov or (502) 564-4286 x4227. 


Note: If you are a faculty member or student in a pre-service engineering technology education program at Eastern Kentucky University, University of Kentucky, Murray State University, and Morehead University with a current @eku.edu, @uky.edu, @murraystate.edu, or @morehead.edu email address, you can also request access to Engineering byDesign™ (EbD™). For more information about accessing EbD curriculum, see the ONE PAGE STEP-BY-STEP INSTRUCTIONS TO REQUEST ACCESS resource below.

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State Events
  • Jul 23 2019 - Jul 26 2019
    Kentucky Career and Technical Education (CTE) Summer Program
    July 23-26, 2019
    Kentucky Career and Technical Education (CTE) Summer Program
    Galt House Hotel and Suites
    Louisville, Kentucky
    Click here for more information.

    The CTE Meeting Place will provide a networking forum where teachers and administrators can review products and services to improve CTE instruction, and institutions and businesses can interact with teachers and administrators to build understanding to improve mutual success.
    Galt House Hotel and Suites
    Louisville, KY
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  • Feb 28 2019
    Preregistration Deadline for ITEEA's 81st Annual Conference
    February 28, 2019
    Preregistration Deadline for ITEEA's 81st Annual Conference in Kansas City, MO, March 27-30, 2019
    Preregister for ITEEA's 81st Annual Conference and save nearly 20% on the registration fee. Be eligible for the preregistration drawing for a VISA gift card. Get all the registration details here.
  • Feb 28 2019
    Housing Room Block Deadline for ITEEA’s 81st Annual Conference
    February 28, 2019
    Housing Room Block Deadline for ITEEA’s 81st Annual Conference in Kansas City, MO, March 27-30, 2019
    Make your hotel reservations early in order to receive ITEEA’s discounted room-block rate.
    Get all the housing details here.
  • Mar 27 2019 - Mar 30 2019
    81st Annual ITEEA Conference
    March 27-30, 2019
    81st Annual ITEEA Conference
    ITEEA's 81st Annual Conference will take place March 27-30, 2019 in Kansas City, MO. The conference theme is “Technology and Engineering Bring STEM to Life.” The 2019 conference theme focuses on how technology and engineering bring STEM to life for all children PreK-12 and beyond. See strand descriptions and all the 2019 conference information at www.iteea.org/ITEEA_Conference_2019.aspx.
    Sheraton and Westin Kansas City at Crown Center
    Kansas City, MO
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  • Feb 06 2019
    Deadline for submissions for the Toshiba/NSTA ExploraVision Science Competition
    February 6, 2019
    Deadline for submissions for the Toshiba/NSTA ExploraVision Science Competition

    The Toshiba/NSTA ExploraVision science competition encourages K-12 students to imagine what technology might be like in the future while experiencing scientific process and discovery in an engaging, hands-on way. Let's empower the next generation of inventors, scientists and leaders. Register by February 6. Click here for information.
  • Feb 07 2019 - Feb 09 2019
    Space Exploration Educators Conference (SEEC)
    February 7-9, 2019
    Space Exploration Educators Conference (SEEC)
    Space Center Houston

    With new ideas for the classroom and hands-on professional development sessions from NASA experts and leading educators about what’s happening now in human space exploration, SEEC puts the power and wonder of space into a teacher’s hands.

    Click here for more information.
    Space Center Houston
    Houston, TX
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  • Feb 12 2019 - Feb 14 2019
    Ohio Educational Technology Conference
    February 12-14, 2019
    Ohio Educational Technology Conference
    Greater Columbus Convention Center
    Columbus, OH

    The Ohio Educational Technology Conference (OETC) is the premier P-20 state educational technology conference. Each year, more than 4,000 educational technology professionals and enthusiasts come together to explore the forefront of P-20 learning and innovation in Ohio.

    Click here for additional information.
    Greater Columbus Convention Center
    Columbus, OH
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  • Feb 17 2019 - Feb 23 2019
    Engneers Week 2019
    February 17-23, 2019
    Engneers Week 2019
    Engineers: Invent Amazing

    This year’s Engineers Week theme—Engineers: Invent Amazing—resonates with us as we are continually amazed by all of the engineers we know and all of the amazing ways they make the world a better place. We’re amazed by the engineers who recently landed two rovers on an asteroid. We’re amazed by volunteers, like this month's spotlight Anthony Marino, who work to create the next generation of innovators.

    Visit the website for complete information.
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