Arkansas students demonstrated growth in multiple areas on the 2018 ACT Aspire. The 2018 preliminary results reflect the third statewide administration of the assessment in grades 3 through 10.
Better access to mental-health counseling for students must be a priority as Arkansas leaders look for ways to tighten security at public schools, Gov. Asa Hutchinson said today as he accepted a preliminary report from the Arkansas School Safety Commission.
Gov. Asa Hutchinson and the Arkansas Department of Education are pleased to recognize 26 Arkansas teachers and seven mentors for their participation in the third year of the Arkansas Declaration of Learning program.
The Arkansas School Safety Commission will meet at 9:30 a.m. June 28, 2018, at the Criminal Justice Institute, 26 Corporate Hill Drive, Little Rock, AR 72205.
Teachers and school librarians from across the state who have participated in year three of the Arkansas Declaration of Learning (ADOL) program will attend a celebration held in their honor at the Choctaw Building on the Clinton Presidential Center campus on June 29, 2018, from 3:30 – 4:30 p.m. The event is free and open to the public. Media calls should be directed to Kimberly Friedman, ADE director of communications, at 501-683-4788.
The Advisory Committee on Public School Academic Facilities will meet at 9:30 a.m. June 26, 2018, at the Arkansas Association of Educational Administrators, 219 S. Victory, Little Rock, AR 72201.
The State Board of Education special meeting, which was scheduled for 8:30 a.m. June 22, 2018, has been cancelled.
The Commission for Arkansas Public School Academic Facilities and Transportation will hold a teleconference meeting at 1 p.m. June 25, 2018.
The State Board of Education will hold a special meeting at 8:30 a.m. June 22, 2018, at the Arkansas Department of Education Auditorium, Four Capitol Mall, Little Rock, AR 72201.
The Professional Licensure Standards Board will meet at 9 a.m. June 26, 2018, in the PLSB Conference Room 105C, Arkansas Department of Education, Four Capitol Mall, Little Rock, AR 72201.
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