Applications sought for Career Studies standards committees


(Frankfort, KY) – Applications are being accepted for the Career Studies Standards Review and Development Committees (RDCs) and Advisory Panels (APs).

KRS 158.6453 calls for the review and revision of Kentucky’s Academic Standards every six years. This year, standards for Career Studies (formerly Vocational Studies) will be reviewed and revised based upon the processes outlined in KRS 158.6453.

The Kentucky Department of Education is seeking teachers of all grade levels and postsecondary educators to apply to participate in this work. Applicants will be required to meet in Frankfort for 2-4 days during the 2018-2019 school year.

Selected team members will receive reimbursement for travel expenses. Substitute teacher expenses will be reimbursed to the teacher’s school district. Potential applicants are asked to verify the willingness of their school or district to release them for work dates throughout the school year.

The online application will be posted for 30 days. Applications will be accepted through Oct. 10. Selected team members will be notified shortly after that.

Contact Matt Chaliff in the Office of Career and Technology at the Kentucky Department of Education with any questions.