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‘Education is my life’s work and great passion’

New Kentucky Board of Education member Gary Houchens sees promise and challenges in Commonwealth’s system.

Best practice schools recognized

During the annual Continuous Improvement Summit in Lexington on Sept. 20, the Kentucky Department of Education recognized six schools, one district and one educational cooperative for best practices.

Simpson County school librarian named 2016 National Geographic Fellow

Sam Northern was selected as one of the 2016 Lindblad Expeditions and National Geographic Grosvenor Teacher Fellows. Northern, who is a library media specialist at Simpson Elementary School, is one of 35 educators from the United States and Canada to receive this honor.

Fast-paced TeachMeet offers teachers technology on the fly

Workshop offers 20-minute presentations on technology that can be used in the classroom, most led by teachers who have tried the technology themselves.

Superintendent of the Year acts as both leader, teacher

Veteran educator James Flynn has led a turnaround in Simpson County.

Time to put assessment at forefront of our thinking

By Natalie McCutchen, Mike Stacy and Brad Clark Across the state, self-reflective teachers and supportive administrators are building communities of practice where all stakeholders are...

Simpson County’s Flynn named top superintendent

James Flynn, superintendent of Simpson County Schools, has been selected as the 2015 Kentucky Superintendent of the Year by the Kentucky Association of School...

9 schools, district recognized for best practices

The Kentucky Department of Education (KDE) recognized nine schools and one district for best practices during the second annual Continuous Improvement Summit on Tuesday. Education...

Support and advance

Monitoring program, support team helping students take ownership of education.

Students get their tech on at STLP State Championship

By Amy Wallot amy.wallot@education.ky.gov More than 5,000 students filled the Lexington Convention Center April 22 for the Student Technology Leadership Program’s annual state championship. The day was...