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Public comment sought on proposed alternate assessment waiver

The Kentucky Department of Education (KDE) is seeking public comment on its request to the U.S. Department of Education (USED) to extend its waiver on the number of students tested using alternate assessments due to the COVID-19 crisis.

KDE awarded federal grant to recruit, retain local and state program...

The Kentucky Department of Education’s (KDE's) Office of Special Education and Early Learning has been awarded a competitive grant from the U.S. Department of Education’s Office of Special Education Programs.

KDE helps schools through challenges of providing special education during NTI...

Students with disabilities remain entitled to the federally required provision of a Free Appropriate Public Education, and a Kentucky Department of Education associate commissioner told administrators that schools must make every effort to provide that during non-traditional instruction.

KDE’s Year in Review: Reorganizing KDE

This is the fourth of a six-part series detailing the work and achievements of the Kentucky Department of Education (KDE) during the past year.