Johnny Key

Commissioner of Education

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A Division of the Arkansas Department of Education

News Releases

Media Advisory - SBE Task Force on Family Engagement in Learning and Deeper Learning Grant Meeting & Cancellation of SBE Work Session

06/13/2018

The State Board of Education Task Force on Family Engagement in Learning and Deeper Learning Grant Meeting is set for 1 p.m. June 21, 2018, at Copper Grill, Third and Cumberland Streets, Little Rock, AR 72201. UPDATE: The State Board of Education work session that was scheduled for June 15, 2018, has been cancelled.

ADE to Host My School Info Training Sessions

06/12/2018

The Arkansas Department of Education invites educators, students, parents and the public to participate in one of two upcoming in-depth training sessions for the My School Info website.

Media Advisory - Arkansas School Safety Commission Meeting

06/12/2018

The Arkansas School Safety Commission will meet at 9:30 a.m. June 21, 2018, at the Criminal Justice Institute, 26 Corporate Hill Drive, Little Rock, AR 72205.

Governor, Arkansas Teachers Discuss Topics in Preparation for 2019 General Assembly

06/08/2018

Twenty-six teachers from 31 Arkansas school districts met with Gov. Asa Hutchinson today to discuss ways to improve education and the teaching profession in Arkansas.

Media Advisory - Arkansas School Safety Commission Meeting

06/08/2018

The Arkansas School Safety Commission will meet at 9:30 a.m. June 11, 2018, at the Criminal Justice Institute, 26 Corporate Hill Drive, Little Rock, AR 72205.

Media Advisory - State Board Meetings

06/06/2018

The State Board of Education will meet at 10:30 a.m. June 14, 2018, and 9 a.m. June 15, 2018, at the Arkansas Department of Education Auditorium, Four Capitol Mall, Little Rock, AR 72201.

Media Advisory - Arkansas School Safety Commission Intelligence/Communication Subcommittee Special Meeting

06/05/2018

The Arkansas School Safety Commission Intelligence/Communication Subcommittee will hold a special meeting at 2 p.m. June 7, 2018, at #4 State Capitol Police Plaza, Little Rock, AR 72201. The meeting will also be available via Zoom (video conferencing).

ADE Launches Teach Arkansas Lecture Series

05/31/2018

The Arkansas Department of Education is excited to launch the Teach Arkansas Lecture Series on June 4 in Little Rock. The lecture series will give educators and those who want to become educators the opportunity to network, learn more about educational programs and hear presentations from engaging education experts. Arkansas teachers who attend can earn three hours of professional development credit.

Media Advisory - Arkansas School Safety Commission Law Enforcement Subcommittee Meeting

05/30/2018

The Arkansas School Safety Commission Law Enforcement Subcommittee will meet at 10 a.m. June 5, 2018, DoubleTree Hotel, 700 Rogers Ave. in Fort Smith, AR 72901.

Media Advisory - State Coalition on Family and Community Engagement Subcommittee Video Conference (Zoom) Meetings

05/30/2018

The State Coalition on Family and Community Engagement Leadership, Talent Development, Instruction & Culture Subcommittees will hold individual video conference (Zoom) meetings on either June 6, 2018, or June 7, 2018.

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