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24 Kentucky Valvoline Teacher Achievement Award winners named for 2021

The Kentucky Department of Education and Valvoline Inc. have selected 24 outstanding Kentucky educators as recipients of the 2021 Valvoline™ Teacher Achievement Awards (TAA). These teachers qualify to compete for the 2021 Kentucky Teacher of the Year Award which will be announced in October.

KBE votes to allow school boards to postpone charter school training

The Kentucky Board of Education (KBE) voted at its regular meeting Feb. 4 to grant waivers to school boards wishing to hold off on 12 hours of charter school authorizer training until they receive a charter school application.

Leslie schools recognized for entrepreneurial education

The Leslie County schools have been recognized for its work in entrepreneurial education by Hazard Community and Technical College and the Consortium for Entrepreneurship Education.

Grant program for underserved schools renewed

Three Kentucky schools received New Troupe Charter Grants in the 2016-17 school year.

Superintendent’s Spotlight: Anthony Little, Leslie County

In recent years, K-PREP assessment scores in the Leslie County school district have consistently improved with the district receiving a Proficient/High Progress rating for...

Learning won’t stop when the snow piles up

Thirteen school districts are creating programs for snowbound students.

Two Kentucky high schools benefitting from partnership

Knox Central (Knox County) and Leslie County high schools will soon be benefiting from an innovative partnership that hopes to improve the nation's persistently underachieving schools.

Learning Center challenges students

Challenger Learning Centers allow students opportunity to experience hands-on science, engineering, technology and mathematics.

New, old turnaround models help Leslie County High do a 180

District 180 provides an opportunity for persistently low-achieving schools to see a light at the end of the tunnel.