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Kentucky Board of Education approves budget, legislative priorities

At its meeting in Frankfort Dec. 6, the Kentucky Board of Education approved its budget and legislative priorities for the 2018 session of the General Assembly, among other items.

Kentucky goes back to school

It's that time of year again. With new backpacks, new clothes and new shoes, students are heading back to school in Kentucky. 

Pre-K working in Erlanger-Elsmere schools

Erlanger-Elsmere Independent is working with parents, community groups and the United Way to make sure every student is ready for kindergarten.

Ky. Center for Mathematics offers professional learning opportunities

The Kentucky Center for Mathematics (KCM) is offering several trainings and course offerings during this summer and throughout the 2014-15 school year. The offerings include...

Half of incoming kindergarten students ready to succeed in school

Nearly half of students who started kindergarten this school year ready to learn and succeed. However, nearly 26,000 students entered school unprepared for kindergarten work,...

Kindergarten screener goes from pilot to full flight

Teacher who didn’t get to pilot readiness screener excited to see its effect on her students.

Spelling a progression, one letter – and grade level – at...

It’s more important to write than be right sometimes, especially in grades K-2, educators say.

Young students get a sneak peek at South Hancock Elementary

A stop by South Hancock Elementary School yielded an early education surprise. The school, including principal Barbara Spindel and Family Resource and Youth Services Center coordinator Kim Mitchell, started a new program for preschool-aged children called Little Stars.

First day for kindergarten

The first day of school is an emotional event, sometimes more for parents than students. I like shooting the first day, especially for kindergarten students. The variety of emotions and little moments is wonderful. And it is one of the few times in the school year I’m able to photograph parent interaction.

Readiness screener has many benefits, educators say

Schools and districts will have to work with early childhood providers to better prepare children for kindergarten.