Arkansas’ ACT Aspire preliminary results show that student academic performance remained relatively steady in 2019. The 2019 administration marks the fourth year the online assessment has been given to students in grades 3 through 10.
The Arkansas Department of Education, in collaboration with the Arkansas Department of Health and Medicaid in the Schools, selected five Arkansas schools to each receive $540,000 over a five-year period to implement School-Based Health Centers.
The Arkansas Department of Education honored 10 schools today for their efforts to increase reading instruction, build community partnerships, and promote a culture of reading.
Gov. Asa Hutchinson, the Arkansas Department of Education, and state and national partners are pleased to recognize 28 teachers, six mentors, and two super mentors this afternoon for their participation in year four of the Arkansas Declaration of Learning program.
Gov. Asa Hutchinson will join state and national partners to recognize and celebrate teachers and school librarians from across the state who participated in year four of the Arkansas Declaration of Learning program. The event will be at 4 p.m. June 13, 2019, in the Choctaw Building, Clinton Presidential Center Campus, 1200 President Clinton Ave., Little Rock, Arkansas 72201
UPDATE: The special Charter Authorizing Panel meeting scheduled for June 11, 2019, will now be held at 1 p.m.
The State Board of Education will meet at 10 a.m. June 13, 2019, and 9 a.m. June 14, 2019, in the ADE Auditorium, Four Capitol Mall, Little Rock, AR 72201.
The Commission for Arkansas Public School Academic Facilities and Transportation will hold a teleconference meeting at 11 a.m. on June 11, 2019.
The Charter Authorizing Panel will hold a special meeting at 9 a.m June 11, 2019, in Conference Room 201-A, Arkansas Department of Education, Four Capitol Mall, Little Rock, AR 72201.
The Professional Licensure Standards Board will meet at 8 a.m. June 7, 2019, in the PLSB Conference Room 105-C, Arkansas Department of Education, Four Capitol Mall, Little Rock, AR 72201.
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