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Leading the Way, KEA Trains 250 Adair County School Employees in Multi-Cultural Education

Training Entitled “Multi-Cultural Education: Leading to Just Schools” conducted by KEA Educators

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More than 250 school employees from Adair County were trained in multi-cultural education last month as part of KEA’s efforts to address the needs of educators and school systems across the Commonwealth. KEA member Melanie Trowel conducted the training; Melanie was KEA’s 2020 Teacher of the Year and is a member of the Fayette County Education Association.


If your local or school district is interested in offering “Multi-Cultural Education: Leading to Just Schools,” please contact KEA Director of Professional Excellence, Michelle Grimes Jones at or your local KEA UniServ Director to schedule your event. 


Although we do offer in-person professional learning opportunities, KEA members always have useful professional learning at their fingertips. To see the full range of the KEA Professional Excellence program offerings, just go to and register for or log into the LearnUpon platform. Through LearnUpon you can access other multi-cultural topics such as “Addressing Language Barriers,” “Creating a Culturally Responsive Environment,” and “Understanding the Cultural Competency Framework.” 

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