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Commissioner hosts talks with educator preparation programs

Beginning this week, Commissioner of Education Wayne Lewis will begin hosting meetings across the state to listen to feedback and recommendations on ways the Kentucky Department of Education and educator preparation programs can work together to strengthen educator preparation.

Classroom teacher takes her place as EPSB chair

Sarah Burnett, a 4th-grade mathematics teacher in Pulaski County, thinks her experience in the classroom will help guide her decisions as head of the Education Professional Standards Board.

EPSB board approves waiver removing requirement for Rank II

Kentucky’s Education Professional Standards Board voted unanimously Aug. 21 to approve a waiver that removes the requirement for teachers to move to Rank II – a move that will provide districts with greater flexibility and support in recruiting and retaining teachers.

Administrative operations of EPSB move to Department of Education

The Kentucky Department of Education applauded the creation of a new office within the agency that will serve as the administrative arm of the Education Professional Standards Board, which was previously under the Education and Workforce Development Cabinet.

Kentucky produces bumper crop of National Board teachers

The second-largest class of National Board-certified teachers the state has produced includes a Calloway County teacher who is happy to use her story of struggle to encourage others.

Board of Education approves Teacher Leader Standards regulation

At a special meeting July 25, the Kentucky Board of Education approved Education Professional Standards Board Administrative Regulation 16 KAR 1:105, Teacher Leader Standards.

Gov. Bevin makes appointments to Education Professional Standards Board

Gov. Matt Bevin has made appointments to the Education Professional Standards Board.

New class of National Board-certified teachers celebrated

The newest class of 18 NBCTs includes a first for one Kentucky district, and many more will be coming behind them.

Districts backing National Board certification

A number of schools and districts are supporting their teachers who want to become National Board certified – and even recruiting them.

Newest National Board-certified teachers celebrated at Capitol

The 2015 class keeps Kentucky among the national leaders in NBCTs.