Thursday, January 24, 2019
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KBE approves legislative agenda

During its Dec. 5 regular meeting in Frankfort, the Kentucky Board of Education voted unanimously to adopt the department’s legislative agenda as its own.

Career studies panel provides guidance for standards revision

A group of education and business and industry representatives has determined the three categories under which Kentucky’s career studies standards will be revised.

Paving the path to financial literacy

The Kentucky Department of Education is developing standards to be used in a new graduation requirement for financial literacy.

Lawmakers updated on social studies standards, discuss SBDM councils

KDE officials assured the Interim Joint Committee on Education that feedback from a wide variety of sources is being considered as part of the process of revising Kentucky’s Academic Standards for Social Studies.

KBE approves new high school graduation requirements

The Kentucky Board of Education voted unanimously Oct. 3 to approve a proposal that will change minimum high school graduation requirements for students who will graduate in the Classes of 2023 and 2024.

Board of Education discusses new graduation requirements

High school students would have to demonstrate foundational skills in reading and mathematics and achieve academic or career readiness to graduate, among other requirements, under a proposal before the Kentucky Board of Education (KBE) at its meeting in Frankfort Aug. 2.

A look at what’s new in assessments

The biggest change in assessments given to Kentucky students in the 2017-18 school year is the field-testing of end-of-course exams in three high school courses.

KET offers travel reimbursement for media arts workshops

Kentucky Educational Television (KET) is offering travel reimbursements for media arts workshops at KET Network Center in Lexington during the spring 2018 semester. The goal of the program is to help schools implement the Kentucky Academic Standards for Arts in media arts.

Equity a driving force behind course code changes

The Kentucky Department of Education has been working to streamline its lists of course codes and to link specific standards to them.

KDE seeks help in naming new statewide instructional materials resource

The Kentucky Department of Education (KDE) is launching an initiative to identify and develop a repository of quality instructional materials for use in classrooms...