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New funding sources available for the arts

Within the Every Student Succeeds Act, terminology such as “well-rounded” is utilized to describe the expectations for a child’s educational needs. With both the arts and music being a part of this definition, new sources of funding have become available to support these content areas.

New Teacher Impact Grants program to fund promising practices

Through the new Teacher Impact Grants program from ASCD, teachers will be able to develop, expand and evaluate promising practices and programs that can transform the academic trajectory of students.

General Assembly, education stakeholders receive praise for dedication to Kentucky students,...

The Kentucky Education Action Team (KEAT), which includes organizations promoting K-12 education, is praising Gov. Steve Beshear and the 138 members of the General Assembly...

Footing the bill for dual credit courses

Last week, the Senate Education Committee passed SB 87 out of committee. Sen. Stan Humphries has done an excellent job bringing this bill back to...

Listening to teachers, advocating for more school funding

As I noted in my column last month, the 2013-14 school year is going to be a busy one with many new and continuing initiatives....

Legislative session yields passage of numerous education bills

Drop out, educator effectiveness, preschool funding and career and technical education reorganization all approved during short session.

Clarification about preschool grant funding for FY 2013

The Kentucky Department of Education has received several questions about preschool funding and is clarifying that preschool funding was not cut by the General Assembly.