Thursday, November 14, 2019
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GEAR UP Kentucky putting low-income students on path to success

Students in 12 school districts will be the latest to participate in a program designed to help prepare students in low-income communities for success in postsecondary education.

Work group to consider changes to growth indicator in accountability system

Commissioner of Education Wayne Lewis has called for the creation of a group of key stakeholders from across the Commonwealth to review the state’s current growth calculation methodology and make recommendations for how to improve it before the release of school accountability data next fall.

Why engage in professional learning communities/teams?

The professional learning community is a buzzword in the educational world, with schools and districts setting up schedules and mandating PLC time. Some educators, however, wonder if the original intent and purpose of professional learning communities has been lost.

Math matters question of the month

Share your thoughts about October’s math question with the Kentucky Department of Education mathematics consultants.

Paris schools celebrate 150 years

To mark the district's anniversary, the Hopewell Museum is featuring a special exhibit called, "Paris Schools: 150 Years of Academic Excellence."

Superintendent’s Spotlight: Gary Wiseman, Paris Independent

As the Paris Independent school district approaches its 150th anniversary, it is important to reflect on the past traditions and successes, but also to...

Teachers, principals have to help each other succeed in PGES

Principals will succeed in the new Principal Professional Growth and Effectiveness System only if they help teachers help students succeed.

Schools understand role parents play in education

Districts excel at keeping parents involved in students' school lives, learning