Johnny Key

Commissioner of Education

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A Division of the Arkansas Department of Education

PLSB Meetings and Minutes


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The PLSB meets quarterly on the first Friday of the month at 9 a.m. in the Division of Elementary and Secondary Education (Arch Ford Building), Four Capitol Mall, Room 105C in Little Rock, Arkansas. The meeting dates for 2020 are:
  • March 6
  • June 9
  • September 8
  • December 4


For minutes of PLSB meetings, please go to PLSB Minutes Archive.

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