Kentucky Education http://wuky.org en Ky. 8th Graders Outdoing Global Peers In Math & Science http://wuky.org/post/ky-8th-graders-outdoing-global-peers-math-science <p>Eighth-graders in Kentucky are doing better than their peers around the globe when it comes to math and science. Thu, 24 Oct 2013 13:00:51 +0000 Associated Press 39500 at http://wuky.org Ky. 8th Graders Outdoing Global Peers In Math & Science Gov. Beshear Announces $41M Educational Grants http://wuky.org/post/gov-beshear-announces-41m-educational-grants <p class="ap-story-p"><span class="entry-content">FRANKFORT, Ky. -- Twenty-two Kentucky school districts will share a $41 million grant in the U.S. Department of Education's Race to the Top-District Competition.</span></p><p></p><p class="ap-story-p"><span class="entry-content">Gov. Steve Beshear said Monday that the consortium of Kentucky districts snared the largest grant in the national competition for district-level awards.</span></p> Mon, 26 Aug 2013 17:04:17 +0000 Associated Press 36593 at http://wuky.org Gov. Beshear Announces $41M Educational Grants