Johnny Key

Commissioner of Education

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A Division of the Arkansas Department of Education



Summer Learning Challenge

AR Kids Read

Dolly Parton Imagination Library

Library Locations in Arkansas

Reach Out and Read

*If you are interested in becoming a collaborator to promote reading, please contact Curriculum Support Services at 501-683-4800.  

Book Awards

If you are looking for reading suggestions, the following links showcase award-winning books.


For more information, please contact:

Kathy Mascuilli, Literacy Program Manager
Arkansas Department of Education
Division of Elementary and Secondary Education
Four Capitol Mall, Room 202-B
Little Rock, Arkansas 72201
Phone: 501-683-2922

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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