STEAM Academy http://wuky.org en STEAM Academy May Have To Wait For Permanent Home http://wuky.org/post/steam-academy-may-have-wait-permanent-home <p>Plans to move the Fayette County Public Schools’ new STEAM Academy into its new permanent home may be put on hold. Mon, 04 Nov 2013 23:07:58 +0000 Josh James 40056 at http://wuky.org STEAM Academy May Have To Wait For Permanent Home Fayette County Students Start A New School Year http://wuky.org/post/fayette-county-students-start-new-school-year <p>LEXINGTON, Ky.-- It’s time to hit the books once again in Fayette County.&nbsp; As Karyn Czar reports the second largest school district in the state is looking to the state's flagship university&nbsp; to help them develop a new way of learning.</p><p></p><p></p><p>Many of us may remember straight even rows of desks and chairs when we went to school but the settings and structures for learning is changing.&nbsp; Take the new STEAM Academy on sixth street.&nbsp; Following the pledge of allegiance were greeted with a rendering of <em>My Old Kentucky Home</em> by the UK opera singers.</p> Wed, 14 Aug 2013 21:27:13 +0000 Karyn Czar 36050 at http://wuky.org Fayette County Students Start A New School Year STEAM Academy Taking Applications For First Class http://wuky.org/post/steam-academy-taking-applications-first-class <p>LEXINGTON, Ky. - Lexington’s STEAM Academy, slated to open in August 2013, is now accepting applications. The collaboration between Fayette County Public Schools and UK will provide personalized instruction, internships, and college credit opportunities for students. Tue, 04 Dec 2012 20:53:31 +0000 Josh James 24315 at http://wuky.org STEAM Academy Taking Applications For First Class Academy Gaining Steam Thanks To Gates Grant http://wuky.org/post/academy-gaining-steam-thanks-gates-grant <p>LEXINGTON, Ky. - Fayette County’s STEAM Academy, which will focus on science, technology, engineering, the arts, and math, has received recognition as an innovative school model by the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation. Thu, 18 Oct 2012 20:13:51 +0000 Josh James 22238 at http://wuky.org Academy Gaining Steam Thanks To Gates Grant