KEntucky Cooperatives

Kentucky Valley Educational Cooperative (KVEC)

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KVEC's mission is to build the human capitol of educators, learners and community members to work together to solve the often pervasive challenges that exist in our rural region.

Northern Kentucky Cooperative for Educational Services (NKCES)

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The Mission of Northern Kentucky Cooperative for Educational Services is to strategically leverage the united voice of the superintendents and public schools as we connect, grow and serve the region with vial services as we:

  • Provide targeted support services for education professionals

  • Enhance quality learning for students

  • Model and support innovative instructional leadership practices

Central Kentucky Educational Cooperative (CKEC)

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To ensure growth, learning and resiliency of all students, the Central Kentucky Educational Cooperative (CKEC) will provide a network of resources, support, and advocacy to maximize innovative, courageous leadership in member districts.

West Kentucky Educational Cooperative (WKEC)

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WKEC is one of eight educational cooperatives formed by the Kentucky General Assembly in 1976 to optimize district expenditures for goods and services. Since that time, WKEC's services – provided by a staff of 60 – have expanded to include teacher professional development, administrator training, special and adult education, grant writing, and unified purchasing.

Green River Regional Educational Cooperative (GRREC)

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Our mission is to maintain an unwavering commitment to the service and support of our schools by building adult capacities and channeling resources which increase student success in school and in life.

Southeast/South Central Education Cooperative (SESC)

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SESC, in collaboration with our partners, provides life changing opportunities for our children and our communities by empowering educational excellence in our region.

Ohio Valley Educational Cooperative (OVEC)

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The Ohio Valley Educational Cooperative (OVEC) is a consortium of 15 school districts serving over 155,000 students in north central Kentucky. Established in 1976, the cooperative provides a vehicle for conducting regional planning, development, and implementation of educational programs on a continuing basis. OVEC offers programs that serve member school districts, their student populations and families. To find out more about OVEC, click here.

Kentucky Educational Development Corporation (KEDC)

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KEDC provides support and adds value to our member districts through a united spirit of cooperation and innovation. With 67 member districts statewide and over 50 years of service KEDC is Kentucky’s oldest and largest educational cooperative. KEDC exists to provide educational support services for its members. Types of services provided: technology wiring, full collective bidding services, special education support, professional development opportunities for all school employees, adult education services, leadership development, and more.