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Kentucky holds steady in national education report

Kentucky high school students on campus at Morehead State University for the Insight program.Photo by Amy Wallot, June 13, 2013 Education Commissioner Terry Holliday praised Kentucky teachers, administrators, parents, students, business and community members recently following the release of an annual assessment of all states on key education indicators. Each year, Education Week (a national publication that focuses on [...]

By |2014-01-15T15:06:21-05:00January 16, 2014|

Kentucky breaks into Top 10 in national education ranking

Commissioner Terry Holiday answered questions during a Jan. 10 news conference during which Gov. Steve Beshear announced the results of Education Week’s annual “Quality Counts” report. Kentucky ranked 10th in the nation, up from 14th place last year, and 34th place in 2011. The report tracks key education indicators and grades states on their policy efforts and outcomes. [...]

By |2013-01-11T10:29:42-05:00January 10, 2013|

Kentucky leaps 20 spots in national education ranking

Kentucky’s ranking in an annual grading of all states on key education indicators rose dramatically this year, placing the state 14th in the nation for its work on academic standards, the teaching profession and many other variables related to public education. Each year, Education Week (a national publication that focuses on P-12 education) produces a special issue, “Quality Counts.” The [...]

By |2019-03-12T15:48:33-04:00January 12, 2012|
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