New high school dropout law going into effect this fall - Education Week
Kentucky Bars Districts From Allowing Opt-Outs - Education Week
Commissioner of Education Terry Holliday says Kentucky districts cannot honor requests from parents who want to opt their children out of participating in standardized tests.
States Pitch Changes as They Seek NCLB Waiver Renewals - Education Week
Testing, teacher evaluations, and A-F grading systems are among the issues as states apply for renewal of flexibility under the No Child Left Behind Act.
Teacher Told to Stay Away on Return From Africa - Education Week
A teacher in a Roman Catholic school was told to take a leave of absence for 21 days when she returned from a mission trip to Kenya, even though the country is thousands of miles from the center of the Ebola outbreak.
Teachers experiment with flipped classroom method - Education Week
Schools Weigh Expanding Free Meals to All Students - Education Week
Schools and districts now have until Aug. 31 to opt for a new federal provision that allows them to serve free meals to all students.
State Chambers of Commerce Defend Common Core - Education Week
Chambers of commerce in a growing number of states are defending the common core against vocal opposition to the standards from some of their traditional Republican allies.
State of the States: Kentucky - Education Week
Gov. Beshear used his State of the State speech to renew his call for an expansion of gambling to, in part, increase funding for schools.
Beshear appoints work group to study teacher pensions - Education Week
State parks to promote educational offerings at open house - Education Week
Auditor finds district used general fund money on activities - Education
2 Kentucky teachers win prestigious awards - Education Week
State board votes to take control of Menifee schools - Education Week
State might take over management of Menifee County schools - Education Week
Shackling video ignites debate on school discipline - Education Week
Education Department asking for feedback on standards - Education Week
School district: deputy who handcuffed child acted properly - Education
Kentucky, Tennessee receiving advanced placement grants - Education Week
Handcuffing of Students Reignites Debate on Use of Restraint - Education
The ACLU has filed suit against the Kentucky school resource officer who shackled two young students with disabilities.
Common Core, Money Matters Fuel Debates in State Elections - Education Week
The education policy stakes surrounding races in Kentucky, Louisiana, and Mississippi are high and could have an impact on the national discussion about common core.
Attorney general: Panel must comply with Open Meetings Act - Education Week
Group renews complaint about pre-game prayer - Education Week
Board of Education continues search for new commissioner - Education Week
Board of Education advances 5 candidates for commissioner - Education Week
Kentucky Board of Education releases candidate names - Education Week
Kentucky has more than 30,000 homeless students - Education Week
Education commissioner search narrowed to 2 finalists - Education Week
Report: Koch, Pruitt finalists for education commissioner - Education Week
Kentucky students taking more advanced placement tests - Education Week
Committee to take on achievement gap in Kentucky schools - Education Week
Education Department says Pruitt likely next commissioner - Education Week
Kentucky school board debates "In God We Trust" posters - Education Week
Kentucky awarded grant for education, workforce data access - Education
Kentucky Board of Education considers commissioner contract - Education
Kentucky Board of Education approves commissioner contract - Education Week
Candidates bicker on range of issues in gubernatorial debate - Education
Group: Principal should allow anti-abortion flyers - Education Week
Group: Principal should allow anti-abortion fliers - Education Week
Beshear reveals anti-bullying recommendations - Education Week
Preschool funding dominates lieutenant governor debate - Education Week
State seeks more people to serve on teacher tribunals - Education Week
Ky. 4th, 8th graders outperform peers nationally in reading - Education
Kentucky governor race hinges on health insurance, preschool - Education
Center to offer special training to deal with school threats - Education