Johnny Key

Commissioner of Education

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A Division of the Arkansas Department of Education

Educator Compensation Reform Program

The Educator Compensation Reform Program was established by Act 877 of 2019 to provide funds to assist school districts currently below the statutory minimum teacher salary schedule in meeting the new required minimums set forth in Ark. Code Ann. § 6-17-2403, as amended by Act 170 of 2019. This application form provides districts with information relevant to the determination of funds that may be received under the program and enables districts to apply for the funds.
Educator Compensation Reform Application (XLSX)
Educator Compensation Reform Funding Schedule (XLSX) 

State Standards

Learn more about the standards that define the knowledge and skills Arkansas students should have in order to be ready for college and careers.

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Licensure & Certification

Find critical information about renewing Arkansas educator licenses, adding areas of licensure, licensing by reciprocity from other states, background checks and more.

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