Tuesday, August 4, 2020
Tags Unbridled Learning

Tag: Unbridled Learning

Board moves forward with implementation of testing accommodation restrictions

The Kentucky Board of Education continues to flesh out the Unbridled Learning assessment and accountability system.

Federal waiver driving new accountability system

Schools will have an annual goal and a five-year target for proficiency under Kentucky’s proposed accountability model.

State assessment system gives some accountability to high schoolers

High school students’ grades will depend on how they do on state accountability tests.

Middle schools ‘EXPLORE’ college/career readiness

In addition to the K-PREP tests, middle school students will be assessed on their college and career readiness.

Assessment system looks to ‘develop well-rounded kids’

Elementary schools will be assessed on three things this year: achievement, gap and growth.

Annual goals added to assessment and accountability system

Conforming to the federal No Child Left Behind Act waiver has sent a ripple of changes through Kentucky’s Unbridled Learning assessment and accountability system.

Districts need to start preparing for Operation Preparation

Week-long event in March will focus on 8th, 10th graders and their strengths and interests.

NCLB waiver request submitted

The Kentucky Department of Education (KDE) has submitted the state’s application for flexibility under the Elementary and Secondary Education Act (ESEA) of 1965, which was reauthorized in 2001 as the No Child Left Behind (NCLB) Act.

Waiver will provide accurate, reliable picture of school progress

It was my great pleasure to participate in the 2012 Kentucky Teacher of the Year announcement two weeks ago.  As I told those who gathered...

District 180 schools seek to build a culture of high achievement...

District 180 schools have same college/career-ready goals as other schools.