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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...

Sedalia Elementary expects the best from students, staff

Sedalia Elementary School (Graves County) celebrates being named a 2010 Blue Ribbon School.

Why do they teach?

Three teachers from around the state talk about what led them to the profession and what keeps them there.

Blue Ribbon designation a community honor for Natcher

William H. Natcher Elementary School (Cloverport Independent) celebrates being named a 2010 Blue Ribbon School.