Johnny Key

Commissioner of Education

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A Division of the Arkansas Department of Education

News Releases

Media Advisory - Charter Authorizing Panel Meeting

09/08/2020

The Charter Authorizing Panel will meet September 15, 2020, beginning at 9 a.m. in the Division of Elementary and Secondary Education auditorium, Four Capitol Mall in Little Rock. This will be an onsite meeting with limited capacity in keeping with the governor’s directive and the guidance from the Arkansas Department of Health. Individuals critical to the logistical operations of the meeting will be physically present. Everyone else is encouraged to watch via live stream at https://bit.ly/33pcc5D.

Media Advisory - Interstate Compact on Educational Opportunity for Military Children's Committee Meeting and Family Forum

09/04/2020

The Arkansas State Council for the Interstate Compact on Educational Opportunity for Military Children's Military Family Forum Committee will meet at 11 a.m. September 15, 2020 via teleconference. The Arkansas State Council for the Interstate Compact on Educational Opportunity for Military Children's Family Forum will be at 7 p.m. September 17, 2020, via video conference.

Media Advisory - State Board Meeting

09/03/2020

The State Board of Education will meet at 10 a.m. September 10, 2020. This will be an onsite meeting with limited capacity in keeping with the governor’s directive and the guidance from the Arkansas Department of Health. Individuals critical to the logistical operations of the meeting will be physically present. The meeting will be live streamed for public viewing.

Media Advisory - Professional Licensure Standards Board Meeting

09/01/2020

The Professional Licensure Standards Board will meet at 9 a.m. September 8, 2020 via video conference.

Media Advisory - Arkansas State Council for the Interstate Compact on Educational Opportunity for Military Children Meeting

08/27/2020

The Arkansas State Council for the Interstate Compact on Educational Opportunity for Military Children will meet via video conferencing at 10 a.m. September 3, 2020.

Media Advisory - Arkansas State Council for the Interstate Compact on Educational Opportunity for Military Children Awards Committee Meeting

08/26/2020

The Arkansas State Council for the Interstate Compact on Educational Opportunity for Military Children Awards Committee will meet via video conference at 10 a.m. September 1, 2020.

Media Advisory - Academic Facilities Review Board Meeting

08/25/2020

The Academic Facilities Review Board will meet at 1 p.m. September 9, 2020, in the Division of Elementary and Secondary Education auditorium, Four Capitol Mall in Little Rock. This will be an onsite meeting with limited capacity in keeping with the governor’s directive and the guidance from the Arkansas Department of Health. Individuals critical to the logistical operations of the meeting will be physically present. Everyone else is encouraged to listen via conference call.

Media Advisory - Arkansas State Council for the Interstate Compact on Educational Opportunity for Military Children Outreach Committee Meeting

08/20/2020

The Arkansas State Council for the Interstate Compact on Educational Opportunity for Military Children Outreach Committee will meet via video conference at 10 a.m. August 26, 2020.

Media Advisory - Charter Authorizing Panel Meetings

08/13/2020

The Charter Authorizing Panel will meet August 18-19, 2020, beginning at 9 a.m. in the Division of Elementary and Secondary Education auditorium, Four Capitol Mall in Little Rock. This will be an onsite meeting with limited capacity in keeping with the governor’s directive and the guidance from the Arkansas Department of Health. Individuals critical to the logistical operations of the meeting will be physically present. Everyone else is encouraged to watch via live stream at https://bit.ly/33pcc5D.

Media Advisory - Arkansas State Council for the Interstate Compact on Educational Opportunity for Military Children's Military Family Forum Committee Teleconference Meeting

08/11/2020

The Arkansas State Council for the Interstate Compact on Educational Opportunity for Military Children's Military Family Forum Committee will hold a teleconference meeting at 10 a.m. August 18, 2020.

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