Tuesday, October 20, 2020
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A hub of school improvement

Kentucky’s school turnaround efforts, including the Hub School program, have been lauded as one of the strongest school turnaround models in the nation.

Institute helps new teachers at priority schools find their way

Jefferson County’s new Priority Teacher Institute is designed to give practical, intensive help to new teachers going into some of the district's most challenging settings.

Pruitt tells board ESSA reauthorization provides opportunity for Kentucky education

Reauthorization of the federal Elementary and Secondary Education Act ushers in a new day in Kentucky and across the nation, Kentucky Education Commissioner Stephen...

Newest Hub school showcasing turnaround tactics

Teachers and administrators at East Carter High School are happy to demonstrate some of the best practices that helped them turn around their test scores.

Red Zone success helps high school bounce back

Teachers at Sheldon Clark High School (Martin County) use a 30-minute intervention period to boost academic and technical skills.

Board backs action to fully fund teacher pension system

The Kentucky Board of Education (KBE) passed a resolution Wednesday encouraging the Kentucky Teachers’ Retirement System (KTRS) to work with the governor and General...

Comments sought on Turnaround School Leaders Program grant

In order to address the need for leaders who are prepared to lead effectively in the Cohort 3 Priority Schools and improve outcomes for...

Kentucky’s lowest-performing schools making gains

Kentucky’s lowest-performing schools are making promising progress on increasing student achievement, the Kentucky Board of Education learned at its meeting yesterday. Based on 2012-13 Unbridled...

Comments sought on SIG application process

In coming weeks, the Kentucky Department of Education (KDE) will be applying to the U.S. Department of Education for a School Improvement Grant (SIG). These...

Two Priority Schools recognized as hubs for improvement

The Kentucky Department of Education (KDE) has recognized two Priority Schools for their work in improving student learning and building core processes that can...