KDE News Releases and Advisories

Published: 7/20/2017 9:05 AM
​The Kentucky Department of Education's Division of Communications issues news releases and advisories that relate to the agency's work. For more information, contact Rebecca Blessing or Nancy Rodriguez at (502) 564-2000.
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July 19, 2017
17-092 - Input sought on proposed waiver to law that limits alternate assessments

 

July 19, 2017
17-091 - Kentucky Board of Education meets July 25 for special meeting

 

July 18, 2017
17-090 - Local Superintendents Advisory Council to meet July 25

 

July 18, 2017
17-089 - Charter Schools Advisory Council to meet July 24

 

July 12, 2017
17-088 - Consequential Review Work Group to meet July 14

 

July 10, 2017
17-087 - Accountability Regulatory Review Committee meets July 14

 

July 6, 2017
17-086 - School Curriculum, Assessment and Accountability Council to meet July 10

 

June 19, 2017
17-085 - Testing Board of Review June 19 meeting canceled

 

June 15, 2017
17-084 - Kentucky Summer Food Service Program kicks off with recognition

 

June 14, 2017
17-083 - Educator Diversity Task Force to meet June 19

 

June 14, 2017
17-082 - Testing Board of Review to meet June 19

 

June 14, 2017
17-081 - Teachers Advisory Council to meet June 16

 

June 8, 2017
17-080 - Review of Health and Physical Education Standards begins

 

June 7, 2017
17-079 - Kentucky Board of Education discusses accountability

 

June 7, 2017
17-078 - Eleven Alternative Programs recognized for exemplary work

 

June 1, 2017
17-077 - Principals Advisory Council to meet June 9

 

May 31, 2017
17-076 - Kentucky Board of Education to meet

 

May 31, 2017
17-075 - Consequential Review Work Group to meet June 6

 

May 30, 2017
17-074 - Accountability Regulatory Review Committee meets June 6

 

May 25, 2017
17-073 - Graduation ceremony held at Kentucky School for the Deaf

 

May 25, 2017
17-072 - Graduation ceremonies held at Kentucky School for the Blind

 

May 24, 2017
17-071​ - Local Superintendents Advisory Council to meet May 30​

 

May 16, 2017
17-070 - Kellie Clark named 2018 Kentucky Teacher of the Year

 

May 15, 2017
17-069 - 2018 Teacher of the Year to be named; Teacher Achievement Award Winners recognized

 

May 15, 2017
17-068 - Academic Standards review and revision process moves forward

 

May 12, 2017
17-067 - News conference on Kentucky Academic Standards scheduled

 

May 11, 2017
17-066 - State Council for Community Education to meet Friday

 

May 10, 2017
17-065 - Testing Board of Review to meet May 15

 

May 9, 2017
17-064 - Kentucky School for the Blind announces Langan Award, Essay Winners

 

May 9, 2017
17-063 - Dyslexia Task Force to meet May 18

 

May 8, 2017
17-062 - Kentucky School for the Blind celebrates 175 years of service to students with visual impairments

 

May 4, 2017
17-061 - Lexington school named National Green Ribbon Winner

 

May 1, 2017
17-060 - Superintendents' Advisory Council to meet Wednesday

 

April 24, 2017
17-059 - Commissioner's Student Council to meet April 27

 

April 24, 2017
17-058 - Gifted Advisory Council to meet April 26

 

April 21, 2017
17-057 - Semifinalists named for 2018 Kentucky Teacher of the Year

 

April 20, 2017
17-056 - Local School Board Members Advisory Council to meet Monday

April 12, 2017
17-055 - Dyslexia Task Force to meet April 20

 

April 12, 2017
17-054 - Kentucky Board of Education updated on new laws

 

April 12, 2017
17-053 - Testing Board of Review to meet April 17

 

April 12, 2017
17-052 - Two organizations receive Robinson Award

 

April 12, 2017
17-051 - Board of Education discusses new accountability system

 

April 11, 2017
17-050 - Students to compete in Technology State Championships

 

April 7, 2017
17-049​ - Kentucky Board of Education to meet

 

April 6, 2017
17-048 - 24 educators qualify for the 2018 Kentucky Teacher of the Year Awards

 

April 5, 2017
17-047 - TELL Kentucky Survey sets record; results due next month

 

April 4, 2017
17-046 - Regulatory Review Work Group to meet April 11

 

March 31, 2017
17-045 - Education Commissioner supports Autism Awareness

 

March 30, 2017
17-044 - Data shows Kentucky schools making healthier choices

 

March 28, 2017
17-043​ - Three-quarters of educators complete TELL Kentucky survey

 

March 28, 2017
17-042​ - Accountability Steering Committee meets March 31

 

March 24, 2017
17-041 - Consequential Review Work Group to meet March 27

 

March 23, 2017
17-040 - Competency-Based Assessment Pilot Work Group to meet March 28

 

March 20, 2017
17-039 - More than half of educators complete TELL Kentucky Survey

 

March 20, 2017
17-038 - Read to Achieve Steering Committee to meet March 23

 

March 16, 2017
17-037 - World Down Syndrome Day is Tuesday, March 21

 

March 16, 2017
17-036 - Next Town Hall Meeting on school accountability in Louisville March 22; Elizabethtown location changed for meeting April 18

 

March 15, 2017
17-035 - SCAAC to meet March 21

 

March 14, 2017
17-034​ - TELL Kentucky off to a good start/participants earn cash


 

March 13, 2017
17-033​ - Committee for Mathematics Achievement to meet March 17


 

March 13, 2017
17-032​ - Dyslexia Task Force to meet March 16


 

March 8, 2017
1​7-031​ - Pruitt to host Town Hall Meetings on school accountability


 

March 6, 2017
17-030 - Kentucky School for the Blind accepting nominations for Distinguished Service Award

 

March 2, 2017
17-029 - Principals Advisory Council to meet March 9

 

March 2, 2017
17-028​ - Teachers Advisory Council to meet March 10


 

March 1, 2017
17-027​ - 2017 TELL Kentucky Working Conditions Survey underway


 

February 27, 2017
17-026​ - TELL Kentucky Kick Off event


 

February 27, 2017
17-025​ - Accountability Appeals Committee to meet Tuesday


 

February 23, 2017
17-024 - Applicants sought for KHSAA Board of Control

 

February 22, 2017
17-023 - Pruitt issues State of P-12 Public Education Report

 

February 17, 2017
17-022 - State of K-12 Public Education in Kentucky news conference Feb. 22

 

February 16, 2017
17-021 - Exceptional Children Advisory Panel to meet February 23-24

 

February 15, 2017
17-020 - Dyslexia Task Force to meet February 22

 

February 8, 2017
17-019 - Kentucky cited as a national leader in school turnaround

 

February 8, 2017
17-018 - Kentuckians recognized for math, science teaching

 

February 8, 2017
17-017 - Districts of Distinction recognized

 

February 8, 2017
17-016 - Kentucky Board of Education discusses new accountability system

 

February 2, 2017
17-015 - Kentucky Board of Education to meet

 

January 24, 2017
17-014 - Local Superintendents Advisory Council to meet January 31

 

January 23, 2017
17-013 - Superintendents' Advisory Council to meet January 24

 

January 23, 2017
17-012 - Kindergarten entry age cutoff moves to August 1

 

January 20,2017
17-011 - Commissioner's Student Council to meet January 26

 

January 20, 2017
17-010 - Testing Board of Review to meet January 23

 

January 17, 2017
17-009 - Summer Food Service Program offers Best Practices Sessions

 

January 17, 2017
17-008 - Committee for Mathematics Achievement to meet January 20

 

January 12, 2017
17-007 - Dyslexia Task Force to meet January 18

 

January 12, 2017
17-006 - Local School Board Members Advisory Council to meet Tuesday

 

January 11, 2017
17-005 - Kentucky awarded $2 million to improve career education

 

January 10, 2017
17-004 - Nominations open for 2018 Kentucky Teacher Awards

 

January 9, 2017
17-003 - State officials to make major announcement regarding career and technical education and workforce development

 

January 5, 2017
17-002 - Accountability Steering Committee meets January 9-10

 

​January 4 , 2017
17-001 - Consequential Review Work Group to meet

 

Rebecca Blessing
Office of Legal, Legislative and Communication Services
Division of Communications
300 Sower Blvd., 5th Floor
Frankfort, KY 40601
(502) 564-2000
Fax (502) 564-3049