The Arkansas Department of Education is transforming Arkansas to lead the nation in student-focused education.
The Arkansas Department of Education provides leadership, support, and service to schools, districts, and communities so every student graduates prepared for college, career, and community engagement.
For more information, please visit the Arkansas Department of Education FY 2018 – FY 2019 Strategic Plan.
The vision will guide the work of the Arkansas Accountability System. For more information, please go to the Every Student Succeeds Act webpage.
Learn more about the standards that define the knowledge and skills Arkansas students should have in order to be ready for college and careers.Learn More
Find critical information about renewing Arkansas educator licenses, adding areas of licensure, licensing by reciprocity from other states, background checks and more.Learn More