Central Kentucky Educational Cooperative

Welcome to CKEC

Where leaders learn and learners lead.

teacher in classroomThe Central Kentucky Educational Cooperative (CKEC) works with the superintendents and staff of its member districts to provide opportunities for collaboration, strategic planning and professional development. CKEC delivers a wide range of customized services to our member districts, including opportunities to network with colleagues. We also work with vendors of all kinds to leverage the buying power of our member districts to ensure that they are paying the most competitive prices for products and services.

CKEC Outstanding Educators 2015-2016

2016 group

Front row (Left to right)


Kayla Coburn, Harrison County, Karen Tompkins, Danville Independent, Annette Robinson, Marion County, Beverly Thomas, Marion County, Joanna Wright, Marion County,  Peggy Branham, Mercer County, Amy Brandenburg, Nelson County, Sara Hudson, Fayette County, Marie Vitali, Woodford County, Amy Hein, Bourbon County


Back row (Left to Right)

Shawn Foley, Frankfort Independent, Megan Andrew, Bardstown Independent, Jennifer Ballard, Bardstown Independent, Holli White, Washington County, Bobbi Williams, Jessamine County, Tonya Faulkner, Powell County, David Curtis, Scott County, Rebecca Lester, Powell County, Rochelle Rose, Powell County, Savannah Benningfield, Montgomery County, Julie Abney, Montgomery County, Sarah Spurlock, Fayette County


Not pictured

MaryBeth Gay, Kentucky School for the Deaf, Sherrie Grizzle, Clark County


CKEC’s Unregistered Participants/Guests Policy

At CKEC, we love kids and families! Unfortunately, due to liability issues and professional decorum, children and other family members or friends are not permitted to attend our trainings.

snowstormInclement Weather Policy

The CKEC inclement weather policy is as follows.  If Fayette County Schools are closed, CKEC training sessions are canceled.  If Fayette County Schools are open, but YOUR school district is closed, please use discretion.

If Fayette County is on a delay, please check your email for information pertaining to your training.