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  • Educational Innovations Work Group meets September 26

    9/26/2016 12:20:30 PM

    The Commissioner’s Work Group for Educational Innovations will meet Monday, September 26 from 4:30 – 6:30 p.m. in the Fayette County School District Central Office in Lexington. See news release for more information.
  • Local Superintendents Advisory Council to meet Sept. 27

    9/22/2016 7:38:02 AM

    The Local Superintendents Advisory Council (LSAC) will meet Tuesday, September 27 from 9:30 a.m. – noon ET in Room 516 at the Kentucky’s Department of Education’s new location, 300 Sower Blvd. in Frankfort. See news release for more information.
  • We are moving!

    9/21/2016 2:24:06 PM

    The Kentucky Department of Education is moving! Between August 22 and September 30, most employees will be moving into a new, five-story building located at 300 Sower Boulevard in Frankfort. We will be updating webpages to reflect the new addresses of employees. Phone numbers will remain the same.  Thank you for your patience during our relocation process!
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  • 24 Valvoline Teacher Achievement Award Winners named

    9/21/2016 8:18:14 AM

    The Kentucky Department of Education and Valvoline™ have selected 24 outstanding Kentucky educators as recipients of the 2017 Valvoline Teacher Achievement Awards (TAA). See news release for more information.
  • Best practice schools recognized

    9/21/2016 8:11:50 AM

    Today, during the annual Continuous Improvement Summit in Lexington, the Kentucky Department of Education (KDE) recognized six schools, one district and one educational cooperative for best practices. See news release for more information.
  • Students score higher on Advanced Placement tests

    9/20/2016 7:51:26 AM

    Kentucky students who took rigorous Advanced Placement (AP) tests in May scored higher according to data released today from the College Board. See news release for more information.
  • 146 schools participate in Fresh Fruit and Vegetable Program

    9/16/2016 1:15:21 PM

    ​More than 59,000 students in 146 Kentucky schools will enjoy fresh produce in the 2016-17 school year as part of a federal Fresh Fruit and Vegetable Program (FFVP) implemented through the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA). See news release for more information.
  • Kentucky Department of Education moving

    8/17/2016 2:53:32 PM

    ​After 44 years in its current location at the Capital Plaza Tower in downtown Frankfort, the Kentucky Department of Education (KDE) is moving. See news release for more information.

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