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2020 Kentucky Education Commissioner Search

Published: 7/2/2020 3:33 PM

On Dec. 12, 2019, the Kentucky Board of Education (KBE) authorized the Kentucky Department of Education (KDE) to issue a solicitation for a national search firm that could begin a search for a permanent commissioner of education. The firm is expected to be selected in mid-February. The board hopes to have a new commissioner in place by July 1, 2020.


Follow along on this page for news and developments in KBE's search for our next commissioner.

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300 Sower Blvd., 5th Floor
Frankfort, KY 40601
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2020 Commissioner Search
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