Johnny Key

Commissioner of Education

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A Division of the Arkansas Department of Education

Statewide Professional Development Connections

The Office of Professional Development collaborates with many stakeholders to provide quality professional learning opportunities for Arkansas’s licensed educators. Professional Development is available to districts and schools via these Arkansas connections: 

For more information, please contact:

Sherri ThorneProgram Manager
Arkansas Department of Education
Division of Learning Services
Professional Learning
Four Capitol Mall, Room 302-B
Little Rock, AR 72201
Phone: 501-683-6285

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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