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Daily Archives: January 25, 2011

Wheeler named to NASBE study group

The National Association of State Boards of Education (NASBE) recently announced that Mary Gwen Wheeler, a member of the Kentucky Board of Education, has...
Teacher Mark Harrell, left, helps freshman Thomas Stone, center, and Chris Talley choose pieces for their rockets during Introduction to Engineering Design at the Franklin County Career and Technical Center Dec. 1, 2010. Photo by Amy Wallot

FCCTC prepares students for the future

The Franklin County Career and Technical Center delivers instruction specifically focused on workplace skills, safety and health, communication and teamwork, and problem-solving skills to its students.
Education recovery leader Susan Brock, left, counselor Mary Feltner, center, and Educational Recovery Specialist BJ Martin meet with school leaders at Leslie County High School Jan. 5, 2011. Behind them, data walls help track student progress on assessment. Photo by Amy Wallot

New, old turnaround models help Leslie County High do a 180

District 180 provides an opportunity for persistently low-achieving schools to see a light at the end of the tunnel.