Council on Postsecondary Education
KENTUCKY INSTRUCTORS, STUDENTS AND BUSINESSES TO BE HONORED WITH LEARNING FOR LIFE AWARDS
(FRANKFORT, Ky.) – Kentucky Adult Education will present 25 Learning for Life awards at three regional conferences in August and September. Learning for Life Awards include four categories for the recognition of KYAE program staff and students, GED graduates and Kentucky businesses and organizations. Award recipients will be honored in six regions.
The four categories of Learning for Life Awards are 110% Award, Student of the Year Award, GED Achievement Award, and Learning for Life Champion. Conference dates and locations are as follows:
Region 3: Aug. 16 – 17 at the Brown Hotel in Louisville
Regions 4, 5 and 6: Aug. 23 – 24 at the Marriott Griffin Gate Resort in Lexington
Regions 1 and 2: Sept. 6 – 7 at the University Plaza Hotel in Bowling Green
Kentucky’s postsecondary and adult education system is improving the economic vitality of the Commonwealth and the lives of Kentuckians. By raising educational attainment to the national average by 2020, Kentucky will attract higher wage and knowledge-based business and industry and the overall quality of life for Kentuckians will improve with higher incomes and levels of employment, better health, less obesity, more volunteerism, and lower crime and public assistance rates.