Looking for higher education, teacher certification, GED or other education-related information?
Find data on schools and districts through Open House and the School Report Card.
Education includes the use of many acronyms and specific terms. Here is access to the most often-used education abbreviations, acronyms and vocabulary along with their meanings.
The Kentucky Department of Education produces and sells a number of tools and resources for use by educators, parents and others who are interested in the state's education system. These include a variety of publications. Access these items at the KDE Bookstore.
Visit the KDE Newsstand to see a variety of regular newsletters targeted at specific audiences and produced by staff at this agency.
Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA)
The new federal education law provides Kentucky more flexibility and allows the state to design a more effective accountability system that encourages improved learning opportunities, achievement and readiness for all students.