Kentucky is among a group of 17 states that committed to develop and execute a detailed plan to implement recommendations made in a report by the Council of Chief State School Officers Career Readiness Task Force
The Kentucky Board of Education voted Sept. 23 to extend an offer of employment to Stephen L. Pruitt to become Kentucky’s sixth commissioner of education.
Ten Kentucky public schools were recognized Sept. 21 for outstanding teaching and learning conditions.
The purpose of the meeting is to consider hiring a candidate to be the next commissioner of education.
Kentucky’s plan to eliminate identified equity gaps includes strategies focused on recruitment, hiring and placement; ongoing, job-embedded professional learning; evaluation of educators and retention.
The Kentucky Department of Education and Ashland Inc. have selected 24 outstanding Kentucky educators as recipients of the 2016 Ashland Inc. Teacher Achievement Awards.
The Kentucky Board of Education announced Sept. 4 that Stephen Pruitt likely will be the next Kentucky commissioner of education, pending the outcome of a background check, a vote by the board and successful contract negotiations.
More Kentucky students are taking the rigorous Advanced Placement (AP) tests and scoring higher according to data released from the College Board.
The Kentucky Department of Education (KDE) is seeking educators and non-educators interested in serving on teacher tribunals. In order to ensure a full pool of potential tribunal members for the hearings across the state, training will be provided in person in Frankfort 1-4:30 p.m. E.T. Oct. 13.
The Kentucky Board of Education announced the names of the five candidates it is currently considering for the position of commissioner of education.