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Kentucky Education Commissioner Wayne Lewis addresses myths about the state’s new 5-star accountability system at the Oct. 3 meeting of the Kentucky Board of Education.

Lewis addresses myths about Kentucky’s 5-star accountability system

Kentucky Education Commissioner Wayne Lewis kicked off the Oct. 3 meeting of the Kentucky Board of Education by addressing myths about the state’s new 5-star accountability system that launched on Oct. 1. The video of the commissioner's report is now online. 
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New 5-star accountability system launches with mediocre 2018-2019 assessment results

After nearly four years of development following the December 2015 passage of the federal Every Student Succeeds Act, Kentucky’s new 5-star accountability system for public schools is now live.
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5-star accountability system to go live Oct. 1

On Tuesday, Oct. 1, educators, parents, students and education stakeholders will see for the first time how their local schools are performing under Kentucky’s new 5-star accountability system.
Brian Gong of the Center for Assessment leads a discussion with a panel of educators and other stakeholders whose recommendations were used to define the parameters of Kentucky’s new 5-star accountability system. Photo by Mike Marsee, Sept. 5, 2019

Commissioner accepts recommendation that will define 5-star rating system

A panel convened by the Kentucky Department of Education has made recommendations as to how schools and districts will be classified in Kentucky’s new school accountability system.
Commissioner Wayne D. Lewis

Understanding Kentucky’s new 5-Star accountability system

When Kentucky’s 5-star school accountability system goes live this fall, it will offer parents across the Commonwealth a new and more transparent way to understand how their children’s schools are performing.
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Standard setting meetings continue Sept. 4 and 5 for Kentucky’s 5-star accountability system

A group of education stakeholders and policymakers will gather in Frankfort on Sept. 4 and 5 to continue the standard setting process that will help determine Kentucky’s new 5-star accountability system.
Chris Domaleski of the Center for Assessment leads a discussion with a panel of educators and other stakeholders who are working to define the parameters of Kentucky’s new 5-star accountability system.

Panel begins constructing 5-star rating system

A panel convened by the Kentucky Department of Education began working on recommendations that will determine how schools will be classified for the 2018-2019 school year and beyond.
Education stakeholders met in Frankfort Aug. 23 to start a standard setting process that will help determine Kentucky’s new 5-star accountability system.

Standard setting meetings to continue Sept. 4 and 5 for Kentucky’s 5-star accountability system

A group of education stakeholders and policymakers met Aug. 23 to start a standard setting process that will help determine Kentucky’s new 5-star accountability system.
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Kentucky ACT scores drop in 2019

The percentage of Kentucky 2019 public high school graduates meeting college readiness benchmarks on the ACT college-entrance exam in English, mathematics, science and reading saw a two-point percentage decrease since last year, according to data released Oct. 30 by ACT.
Catrina McDermott, the principal at Pineville Independent School, makes notes as a group discusses expected and unexpected impacts of Kentucky’s school accountability system during a meeting of educators and education stakeholders assembled by the Kentucky Department of Education. Photo by Mike Marsee, Oct. 22, 2019

KDE convenes committee to analyze assessment results, accountability system

A group of administrators, teachers, parents, higher education officials and representatives of stakeholder groups met to consider areas in which the accountability system, including the 5-star rating system introduced this year, could be improved.