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Kentucky Teacher: Visiting Teachers from Spain provides high-quality Spanish teachers to KY schools

By Alfonso De Torres Núñez Special to KyForward Visiting Teachers from Spain is one of two international programs developed by the Kentucky Department of Education with education authorities from another country to provide world language services to students and school districts in the Commonwealth. Visiting Teachers from Spain enables local school districts in Kentucky to hire highly qualified,...

Teens in Lincoln, Boyle getting the attention they need at UK’s school-based health clinics

Dr. Hatim Omar helped Lincoln County teen Kaylee Brown by prescribing a medication for polycystic ovarian syndrome, which caused severe migraines. (Photo from UKNow)   By Elizabeth Adams Special to KyForward   Off the top of her head, Kaylee Brown can think of 10 girls at her high school who are pregnant. One of them is her younger brother’s age, and he’s only 14.   But when...

Teens in Lincoln, Boyle getting the attention they need at UK's school-based health clinics

Dr. Hatim Omar helped Lincoln County teen Kaylee Brown by prescribing a medication for polycystic ovarian syndrome, which caused severe migraines. (Photo from UKNow)   By Elizabeth Adams Special to KyForward   Off the top of her head, Kaylee Brown can think of 10 girls at her high school who are pregnant. One of them is her younger brother’s age, and he’s only 14.   But when...