Johnny Key

Commissioner of Education

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A Division of the Arkansas Department of Education

Reach Out and Read

Reach Out and Read promotes early literacy through well-child visits to pediatricians and family doctors. Children are given a book and parents are given encouragement to read to their children. To find a participating health clinic, click on the following link:
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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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