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KVEC FIRE Summit

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East Kentucky Expo Center

126 Main Street

Pikeville, KY 41501

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The FIRE Summit (Forging Innovation in Rural Education) will be at the East Kentucky Expo Center in Pikeville on April 16th, 2019. Kentucky Valley Educational Cooperative and Appalachian Renaissance Initiative are gearing up for a great day featuring student built tiny houses through Building it Forward, which are already receiving both local and national attention. Over 125 teachers have been"sparking innovations" and preparing their presentations for April 16th. Other exciting features include drones, robots, student authors, coding competition, 3D printing, engineering challenge, and entrepreneurial projects and lots more!

Join us in person or watch us with people all over the world through livestream on theholler.org.

Follow KVEC on Twitter or check us out on Facebook. Share in the excitement with #ARIFIRE.

For information on presenters, registration and the program, go to summit.theholler.org.


Kentucky Valley Educational Cooperative has received federal funding to provide educators within the KVEC region this opportunity at no cost to them. KVEC Districts are as follows: Ashland Independent, Breathitt County, Floyd County, Harlan County, Hazard Independent, Jackson Independent, Jenkins Independent, Johnson County, Knott County, Lawrence County, Lee County, Leslie County, Letcher County, Magoffin County, Martin County, Middlesboro Independent, Owsley County, Paintsville Independent, Perry County, Pike County, Pikeville Independent, and Wolfe County. This event is not open to anyone outside of the KVEC region.


Please note: Lunch preparations must be made prior to the event. Registered attendees that do not plan to attend the event, must send a cancellation notice prior to the event. Registered attendees who do not attend the event will incur a fee of $25.00. Districts will be billed for this fee.

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