Johnny Key

Commissioner of Education

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Archived Minutes/Video


Links to Charter Authorizing Panel meeting minutes, transcripts and archived video are posted on this webpage. Click on a year in the gray column on the left, and click on the Minutes, Transcript or Video links for each monthly meeting. 


For more information, please contact:

Sky Bledsoe, Charter School Program Advisor 
Arkansas Department of Education
Division of Learning Services
Charter and Home Schools Office
Four Capitol Mall, Mail Slot 3
Little Rock, AR 72201 

Phone: 501-683-5313
Fax: 501-371-3514

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

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