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School rating system to begin in September

At its Aug. 7 meeting in Frankfort, the Kentucky Board of Education (KBE) discussed the development and implementation of Kentucky’s new 5-star school rating system, which will go live in September after the 2018-2019 K-PREP test scores are released.

Board of education discusses new accountability system

At its meeting in Frankfort, the Kentucky Board of Education discussed the development of a new accountability system for public schools under the Every Student Succeeds Act.

New high school allows teachers, students to follow STEM paths to...

Owensboro Independent and Daviess County schools worked together to create a project-based learning centered school.

Menifee County Schools go under state management

The Kentucky Board of Education (KBE) has approved Education Commissioner Terry Holliday's recommendation to put the Menifee County school district under state management. “I do not make...

Districts of Innovation superintendents excited about future

Recently, three Kentucky public school districts were named Districts of Innovation – Owensboro Independent, Trigg County and Owsley County. Certain administrative regulations and statutory...

KBE reviews educator effectiveness model, names new districts of innovation

Plans for a statewide system of evaluation for Kentucky certified educators culminated in a discussion before the Kentucky Board of Education at its meeting...

Districts of Innovation chart path for schools of tomorrow

Four school districts have new ideas for how best to prepare students.

State board supports Common Core, Next-Generation Science Standards

The Kentucky Board of Education publicly supported the Common Core State Standards and adopted new science standards at its June meeting.

17 districts apply to be Districts of Innovation

A total of 17 Kentucky public school districts have submitted applications to the Kentucky Department of Education to become Districts of Innovation.