The Kentucky Department of Education (KDE) recognized nine schools and districts for best practices during the 2023 Continuous Improvement Summit, held at the Central Bank Center in Lexington on Sept. 25-26. More than 900 educators from across the Commonwealth attended the summit.
LSAC approves amendments, further guidance coming on disciplinary removal for special education students
The Kentucky Department of Education is moving ahead with aligning special education regulations with federal law, as well as clarifying special education regulations for districts.
The Kentucky Department of Education’s (KDE) Office of Continuous Improvement and Support and AdvancEd are offering a series of training sessions this fall that will provide an overview of comprehensive school improvement planning, highlighting the four-phase process and transition from ASSIST to eProve in 2017-18.
Robert Kaplinsky’s, a mathematics teacher specialist in California, says teachers can open their classroom doors and inspire each other to build a culture of continuous improvement.
At the Continuous Improvement Summit, school officials shared how the school increased its college/career readiness rate from 58.6 percent of graduates to 77 percent.
The Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching is looking for educators with an interest in using continuous improvement as an approach to solving problems in education. This will be the focus of the foundation’s next Explorers’ Workshop, September 18-19, at the Carnegie Foundation Headquarters in Stanford, CA. The field of education has struggled to find ways to efficiently and effectively [...]
As Associate Commissioner of the Office of Next-Generation Learners, Amanda Ellis is in charge of taking the Professional Growth and Effectiveness System statewide.
Education Commissioner Terry Holliday In order for more students to achieve success by reaching college- and career-readiness standards, we must have a highly effective teacher in every classroom, a highly effective leader in every school, a highly effective leader in every school district, and strong support and guidance from the state through the General Assembly, Kentucky Department of [...]
The Kentucky Continuous Improvement Summit: Focusing on Best Practice will be held on Monday, September 30 from 8 a.m.-5 p.m. ET at the Louisville Marriott East. The goals of the Summit are as follows: Help build school and district capacity to effectively plan and implement improvement initiatives targeting student achievement and the conditions that support learning; Recognize school leaders who [...]