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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.

Funding mechanism for charter schools is needed, Lewis tells council

Education Commissioner Wayne Lewis told members of the Kentucky Charter School Advisory Council that until the Kentucky General Assembly provides a funding mechanism for charter schools, there is no way that charter applications can be processed by local boards of education.

Charter schools, teacher pension funding top issues in 2015 Regular Session

The short, policy-focused session of the General Assembly ends March 24.

KBE, KDE focus on school funding as 2014 General Assembly gets...

The state budget, pension shortfalls, gambling, and charter schools all expected to be discussed during the 2014 legislative session.

Legislators’ Back to School Program begins

The National Conference of State Legislatures' (NCSL's) annual America's Legislators Back to School Program for the school year 2012-13 will begin in September. LRC staff...