Johnny Key

Commissioner of Education

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A Division of the Arkansas Department of Education

Resources for Teachers

Social Media Awareness Campaign

SMACtalk for Teachers is designed to aid teachers in the practice and promotion of online safety and security. This webpage features our SMACtalk for Teachers Podcast and other useful links. Our podcast will feature an interview with a new special guest every month for each SMACtalk theme.

Listen to the podcast:

(read the scripts for each episode)

Access free training:

Jump to a monthly topic:

Vetting Information

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Healthy Virtual Relationships

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Online Etiquette

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Introduction to SMACtalk

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For more information, please contact:

Teacher Subcommittee Chair
Shashank Avvaru, Senior Data Analyst
Arkansas Department of Education
Division of Elementary & Secondary Education
Research & Technology
Phone: 870-331-9868

Teacher Subcommittee Members
Cassandra Barnett
Robin Finley
Alyse Mattox
Cindy Wilkinson

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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