Johnny Key

Commissioner of Education

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A Division of the Arkansas Department of Education

Open-Enrollment Charter Waivers

HB1377 of the Arkansas 90th General Assembly allows a school district to petition the State Board of Education for the same waivers that are granted to an open-enrollment public charter school that draws students from the district. To find a list of waivers granted to charters in the different regions, click below:

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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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