Saturday, December 16, 2017
Tags College and career readiness

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Board moves accountability, charter regulations forward

At a special meeting in Frankfort Dec. 5, the Kentucky Board of Education approved statements of consideration for regulations that would govern Kentucky’s accountability system and several aspects of charter schools.

Counselors play vital role in preparing children for life

The role of the school counselor has changed pretty dramatically since most of us were in school. At the Kentucky Department of Education, we realize the important role that counselors play in each and every school.

Counselors become too valuable to lose

Most of the college and career readiness counselors hired in 22 districts through a federal grant are still in place, even though the grant has ended.

Kid-FRIENDLy shifts districts, teachers to personalized learning for all

Kentucky is now one of the national leaders in student empowerment due to a $41 million Race-to-the Top-District grant the U.S. Department of Education awarded in 2013 for a project between the Green River Regional Educational Cooperative and the Ohio Valley Educational Cooperative.

Professional learning opportunities for mathematics

Keep your skills sharp this summer with these upcoming professional learning opportunities.

A team approach to helping students succeed

Harrison County’s multi-layered approach to getting students to graduation has helped students stay in school and stay on track.

Murray State hosting College and Career Readiness Summit

The Murray State University College of Education and Human Services will host the College and Career Readiness Summit, a professional learning opportunity for regional...

Back from the brink

Two years after nearly collapsing, Robertson County schools are seeing enrollment and test scores grow.

Opening our classrooms to career talk

Jenkins Independent's Sabrina Tackett describes how even high-achieving students can face obstacles in the classroom due to the challenges they face at home.

Graduation, student readiness and achievement continue to improve in final year...

The number of students graduating from high school and considered college/career-ready continues to increase, and more students are scoring at higher levels in most grades and subjects since the state launched its assessment and accountability system five years ago, according to data released by the Kentucky Department of Education.