Saturday, July 20, 2019
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Tag: Kentucky Department of Education

A call to shake things up

An unconventional principal told educators at the Kentucky Department of Education’s Persistence to Graduation Summit they should be willing to disrupt the status quo to improve their schools.

New KDE publication highlights Persistence to Graduation success stories

The Kentucky Department of Education and the American Policy Youth Forum have collaborated on a report that features examples of key strategies and practices in four areas.

A better CTE system starts with pooling resources

Associate Commissioner David Horseman told the Kentucky Career and Technical Education Task Force that finding the best way to share resources should be the top priority in developing a unified system for career and technical education.

KDE to host training for new professional development coordinators

The Kentucky Department of Education Office of Educator Licensure and Effectiveness will hold an orientation session for new professional development coordinators (PDCs) at 11 a.m. ET July 23.

Office of Special Education and Early Learning works to build bridges...

KDE’s Office of Special Education and Early Learning focused its first summit on helping school- and district-level educators improve school climate and culture for students with disabilities.

KDE to kick off reading program in Grayson, Flemingsburg

Children will be given free books at several lunch programs being held across the state this summer as a part of the Kentucky Department of Education’s (KDE) summer reading and math initiative, Stride Don’t Slide!

Legislative task force to examine CTE systems

The Kentucky Career and Technical Education Task Force held the first in a series of meetings June 18 that could lead to structural and funding reforms.

KDE, EPSB to tackle teacher shortages

Kentucky Education Commissioner Wayne Lewis said raising awareness of teaching opportunities available to other professionals will be an important part of the work to combat “significant” teacher shortages in Kentucky.

KDE, AdvancEd hosting continuous improvement summit

The Kentucky Department of Education (KDE), AdvancEd and Measured Progress will host the Kentucky Continuous Improvement Summit Sept. 16-17 at the Lexington Convention Center.

New summer ‘Stride, Don’t Slide’ resource available from KDE

The Kentucky Department of Education has compiled a list of resources to help families help their children fight summer reading and math regression. A new “Stride, Don’t Slide” flyer lists resources families can use this summer to help their children make strides while school is not in session.