The Vision for Excellence in Education and Arkansas Accountability System Steering Committee will meet at 9:30 a.m. August 28, 2019 in the Auditorium, Four Capitol Mall, Little Rock, Arkansas.
The Commission for Arkansas Public School Academic Facilities and Transportation will hold a teleconference meeting at 3:30 p.m. August 21, 2019.
The Arkansas Department of Education is pleased to launch the Family and Community Engagement Framework & Toolkit, a research-based birth-to-grade 16 (four years post high school) guide for improved engagement.
Members of the State Board of Education will host an additional public meeting regarding the future status of the Little Rock School District. The public will have the opportunity to provide input regarding potential next steps for the district.
Members of the State Board of Education will host three public meetings regarding the future status of the Little Rock School District. The public will have the opportunity to provide input regarding potential next steps for the district.
Gov. Asa Hutchinson, Arkansas Department of Education Secretary Johnny Key, legislators, and community stakeholders will promote the 2019 Flashing Red. Kids Ahead. school bus safety campaign at 10 a.m. August 13, 2019, in the State Capitol Rotunda, 500 Woodlane St. Little Rock, AR 72201.
Positive and productive communication between parents and teachers throughout the school year helps promote student success in and out of the classroom. To support parents and educators, the Arkansas Department of Education and State Board of Education are launching the 2019-2020 My Child/My Student public awareness campaign.
The Charter Authorizing Panel will meet at 10 a.m. August 13, 2019, in the Auditorium, Four Capitol Mall, Little Rock, AR 72201.
UPDATE: Due to the board meeting only being one day this month, the State Board dinner for August 8, 2019, has been cancelled.
In just a few short weeks, more than 6,000 school buses will begin sharing the roadways with motorists, meaning school bus safety will again be a priority. To encourage all drivers to obey traffic laws, especially around school buses, the Arkansas Department of Education, Arkansas Association of Pupil Transportation, and Arkansas School Bus Mechanics Association are launching the seventh annual Flashing Red. Kids Ahead. school bus safety campaign.
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