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Doing What Works website available

The U.S. Department of Education Doing What Works (DWW) website offers multimedia resources and tools that can provide a framework for building the bridge...

Three public schools earn Blue Ribbon honors

Three Kentucky public schools have been designated as 2012 National Blue Ribbon Schools by the U.S. Department of Education. The three are: Trapp Elementary, Clark County Rosa...

World language focus of U.S. Department of Education visit

U.S. Deputy Secretary of Education Tony Miller spent time in Lexington last week as part of a national tour aimed at highlighting  notable school programs. Miller...

Promise Neighborhoods grants available

The FY2012 Promise Neighborhoods Grants support cradle-to-career services designed to improve educational and developmental outcomes for students in our nation’s most distressed urban and...

Kentucky receives additional school improvement grant funding

Kentucky, 24 other states and the District of Columbia will share nearly $220 million in School Improvement Grant (SIG) funding provided by the U.S....

Kentucky Selected as Participant for National Focus Group

The U.S. Department of Education has asked Westat to conduct national focus groups to inform the planning of two national meetings on College and...

Kentucky granted NCLB flexibility request

The U.S. Department of Education (USED) announced today that Kentucky’s application for flexibility under federal Elementary and Secondary Education Act/No Child Left Behind (ESEA/NCLB) has been approved.

Kentucky awarded $17 million in federal Race to the Top funding

The U.S. Department of Education announced last week that Kentucky will receive a Race to the Top grant of $17 million to advance targeted...

USED responds to Kentucky’s call for NCLB flexibility

Kentucky, along with other states, has called for greater flexibility in implementing the requirements of the federal No Child Left Behind (NCLB) Act, and...

Transitional graduation rate formula provides in-depth data

In its transition to a public school graduation rate formula that is mandated by the U.S. Department of Education (USED), Kentucky is reporting Averaged...