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KDE urges districts to consult with local health officials when planning...

The Kentucky Department of Education briefed superintendents about its guidance for holding graduation ceremonies and other end-of-year events.

Districts will have flexibility in spending federal COVID-19 emergency relief funds

The Kentucky Department of Education briefed superintendents about the emergency relief funding their schools will receive through the Coronavirus Aid, Relief and Economic Security Act.

And then suddenly … everything changed due to COVID-19

Fleming County's Sarah Davenport shares how COVID-19 impacted her senior year and she learned to cope with the changes.

Kentucky principals address alternate schedule possibilities for 2020-2021

The Principal Advisory Council (PrAC) met virtually April 22 to discuss end-of-year concerns and the likelihood of having an alternate schedule as the 2020-2021 school year begins.

Kentucky high school graduation options discussed by KDE’s Education Continuation Task...

The Kentucky Department of Education’s (KDE) Education Continuation Task Force met virtually April 21 to discuss how graduation for the 2020 senior class will be affected by Gov. Andy Beshear’s April 20 recommendation that Kentucky schools continue to utilize non-traditional instruction for the remainder of the 2019-2020 school year to help control the spread of COVID-19 in communities across the state.

Gov. Beshear recommends suspension of in-person classes continue through end of...

The Kentucky Department of Education has released the Education Continuation Plan, designed to maximize instruction during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Kentucky high school seniors willing to wait for in-person graduation ceremony

Members of the Kentucky Department of Education’s (KDE) Commissioner’s Student Advisory Council said at their April 14 virtual meeting that having a graduation ceremony is very important to them and the majority of them would be willing to wait for an in-person ceremony.

KDE releases guidance documents for districts dealing with COVID-19 closures

The Kentucky Department of Education released five guidance documents April 7 for districts to use when considering the implications of school building closures due to the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak.

Principals offer feedback to KY’s Education Continuation Task Force on graduation...

The Education Continuation Task Force met virtually to discuss a recent survey sent to Kentucky principals about the two graduation requirement options for the class of 2020.

Kentucky’s Education Continuation Task Force discusses graduation options for seniors

The Kentucky Department of Education’s Education Continuation Task Force met virtually on March 30 to discuss graduation options for seniors and Kentucky’s NTI Program.