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Published: 12/19/2014 9:00 AM

Days in the Life of Kentucky's Education Commissioner, Terry Holliday

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December 19, 2014
 
 
December 12, 2014
 
 
December 5, 2014
 
 
November 21, 2014
The danger in oversimplifying achievement gaps
 
November 14, 2014
 
 
November 7, 2014
 
 
October 31, 2014
 
 
October 24, 2014
Recognizing teachers
 
 
 
 
October 10, 2014
Making the numbers real
 
 
 
 
September 26, 2014
Apology to teachers
 
 
 
 
 
 
September 5, 2014
 
 
August 29, 2014
 
 
August 22, 2014
 
 
 
 
 
 
August 1, 2014
 
 
July 25, 2014
 
 
July 18, 2014
 
 
July 11, 2014
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
June 6, 2014
 
 
May 30, 2014
 
 
May 23, 2014
 
 
May 16, 2014
 
 
May 9, 2014
 
 
May 2, 2014
 
 
April 25, 2014
 
 
April 11, 2014
 
 
April 4, 2014
 
 
 
 
March 21, 2014
 
 
 
 
March 7, 2014
 
 
 
 
February 21, 2014
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
January 24, 2014
 
 
 
 
January 10, 2014
 
 
 
 
December 13, 2013
 
 
December 6, 2013
 
 
 
 
November 15, 2013
 
 
 
 
November 1, 2013
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
September 6, 2013
 
 
 
 
August 23, 2013
 
 
 
 
August 9, 2013
What now?
 
 
 
 
July 26, 2013
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
June 7, 2013
 
 
May 17, 2013
 
 
 
 
May 3, 2013
 
 
April 26, 2013
 
 
April 19, 2013
Superintendent Challenges
 
 
April 12, 2013
 
 
March 29, 2013
 
 
 
 
 
 
March 8, 2013
 
 
March 1, 2013
 
 
February 22, 2013
The State of Kentucky Education
 
 
February 15, 2013
 
 
February 8, 2013
 
 
February 1, 2013
 
 
January 25, 2013
Progress on a Professional Growth and Effectiveness System
 
 
January 18, 2013


January 11, 2013
Key Education Issues for 2013

 

December 14, 2012
Social Media and Use by Commissioner of Education

 

December 7, 2012
The Need for College Credit for High School Students

 

November 30, 2012
Interesting Paradox

 

November 16, 2012
Taking Stock of Unbridled Learning Results

 

November 9, 2012
Improvement in College/Career Readiness

2011 Commonwealth Commitment news release
2011 Kentucky Board of Education Resolution
2011 Commonwealth Commitment document
2012 CCR Map

 

November 2, 2012
Educational Progress Worth Celebrating

 

October 26, 2012
Restraint and Seclusion in Kentucky

Restraint & Seclusion: The Reality in Kentucky's Schools

 

October 19, 2012
Career and Technical Education in Kentucky

 

October 12, 2012
Restoring Faith in Public Education 

 

October 5, 2012
Getting Ready for the Numbers 

 

September 28, 2012
Innovation and Kentucky Schools 

 

September 21, 2012
School Board Role Key for College/Career Readiness 

 

September 14, 2012
Collaborative Work to Help the Teaching Profession 

 

September 7, 2012
Three Education Topics that Must Be Addressed 

 

August 31, 2012
Kentucky Focuses on Career and Technical Education 

 

August 24, 2012
Finding Excitement and Focus Throughout Kentucky’s School Districts 

 

August 17, 2012
The Debates on School Budgets Continue 

 

August 10, 2012
Innovation and Transformation on the Horizon 

 

August 3, 2012
Changes in Proficiency Percentages: A State-Level View

 

July 27, 2012
Student, Parent and Teacher Engagement

 

July 20, 2012
Teacher Preparation Improvement 

 

July 13, 2012
How to Attract and Retain Volunteers for Schools 

 

June 29, 2012
A Discussion on Telecommuting

 

June 22, 2012
Painting Pictures on Silence: Why Music and Art Education Matter

 

June 15, 2012
Education Reform: What is a Chief to Do?

 

June 8, 2012
Setting Standards and Moving Past Basic Skills

 

June 1, 2012
Volunteers in Schools

 

May 24, 2012
Reforming Teacher Preparation Programs

 

May 18, 2012
How It All Fits Together

 

May 11, 2012
Changing the Way Educators Learn

 

May 4, 2012
Set Aside May 8 to Thank a Teacher 

 

April 27, 2012
Support Our Military Families in School Transitions

 

April 20, 2012
Kentucky Is Committed to Education Technology

 

April 13, 2012
What Teachers Say About Working Conditions  

 

April 6, 2012
In the Aftermath of Storms 

 

March 30, 2012
Education is a National Defense Concern

 

March 23, 2012
Operation Preparation  

 

March 16, 2012
Metlife Survey Provides Reinforcement for Teacher Support  

 

March 9, 2012
Student Suspensions and Expulsions

 

March 2, 2012
Poverty: Helping to Succeed vs. Believing in Success  

 

February 24, 2012
Testing Accommodations: Changes to Benefit Students 

 

February 17, 2012
Health Care Costs vs. Spending for Students

 

February 10, 2012
Kentucky’s Work Banishes the Winter Doldrums

 

February 3, 2012
Raising the Dropout Age

 

January 27, 2012
Highlights of 2011: From Development to Implementation

 

January 20, 2012
“Quality Counts” and Tough Fiscal Realities

 

January 13, 2012
Closing the Achievement Gap

 

January 6, 2012
Teacher and Principal Effectiveness