Johnny Key

Commissioner of Education

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Rules & Legislation

The following resources provide guidance to Arkansas school counselors on legislation and Rules that are addressed in comprehensive school planning.
ADE Current Rules
Public School Student Services Act
Rules Governing Public School Student Services

For more information, please contact:

Suzanne Knowles, Public School Program Coordinator
Arkansas Department of Education
Four Capitol Mall, 405-B
Little Rock, AR 72201
Phone: 501-682-4354

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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