New Teacher Workshop

The Winter New Teacher Workshop will be held at Rockcastle County High School in Mt. Vernon on January 24-25, 2014.  The workshop will begin with supper at 6:00 p.m. on Friday evening and conclude no later than 1:00 p.m. on Saturday.

The focus of this workshop will be integration of FFA and SAE into the total program of Agricultural Education.  The workshop is open to all teachers with less than 3 years teaching experience.

New Teachers planning to attend are asked to email matt.chaliff@education.ky.gov by January 11th.

Attendees should make their own hotel reservations.  The following hotels are recommended:

National Heritage Inn And Suites- 877-256-8600

Days Inn          606 256-3300

Econo Lodge  (606) 256-4621

Kastle Inn      (606) 256-5156                I-75 Exit 59

Rockcastle County High School is located 1545 Lake Cumberland Parkway in Mt. Vernon, Kentucky.  Directions to Rockcastle County High School are as follows:

I-75 South – Get off at Exit 62, at the end of the ramp turn right.  Stay on this road for approximately 3 miles, through 2 stop lights.  Turn right at the 3rd stop light onto RCHS’ campus.

I-75 North – Get off at Exit 59, at the end of the ramp turn left (Hwy. 150).  Go approximately 4 miles to the junction of Hwy. 461 (2nd stop light).  Turn right onto Hwy. 461 and go approximately ¾ of a mile and turn left onto RCHS’ campus at the next stop light.

Coming from Somerset (Somerset is approximately 30 minutes from Mt. Vernon) – Take Hwy. 80 east towards London.  Turn left on Hwy. 461 towards Mt. Vernon.  Once you cross over the Hwy. 150 junction go approximately ¾ of a mile and turn left at the stop light onto RCHS’ campus.