Thursday, October 21, 2021
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Charter school authorization training required for local board members

Members of all local boards of education are required to receive training on the authorization of charter schools, regardless of whether their board receives an application for a charter school.

Funding mechanism for charter schools is needed, Lewis tells council

Education Commissioner Wayne Lewis told members of the Kentucky Charter School Advisory Council that until the Kentucky General Assembly provides a funding mechanism for charter schools, there is no way that charter applications can be processed by local boards of education.

Board of Education discusses new graduation requirements

High school students would have to demonstrate foundational skills in reading and mathematics and achieve academic or career readiness to graduate, among other requirements, under a proposal before the Kentucky Board of Education (KBE) at its meeting in Frankfort Aug. 2.

Gov. Bevin makes appointments to Charter School Advisory Council

Gov. Matt Bevin made the following appointments to the Charter Schools Advisory Council.