Johnny Key

Commissioner of Education

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Charter Authorizing Panel

 

Formed in 2013 after the passage of the Arkansas Quality Charter Schools Act of 2013, the Charter Authorizing Panel is comprised of Arkansas Department of Education staff appointed by the Commissioner of Education.  

The Charter School Authorizing Panel is the primary authorizer for all charters in the state. The panel oversees the authorization, renewal, revision, and revocation of charters.

 

For more information, please contact:

Mary Perry, Division of Learning Services
Arkansas Department of Education
Four Capitol Mall
Little Rock, AR 72201
Phone: 501-683-4800
Fax: 501-683-4802
Email: Mary.Perry@arkansas.gov
 

State Standards

Learn more about the standards that define the knowledge and skills Arkansas students should have in order to be ready for college and careers.

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Licensure & Certification

Find critical information about renewing Arkansas educator licenses, adding areas of licensure, licensing by reciprocity from other states, background checks and more.

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ESEA Flexibility

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