Johnny Key

Commissioner of Education

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Safe Schools Committee

Pursuant to Ark. Code Ann. § 6-15-1301, the Safe Schools Committee is charged with developing model policies and procedures that may ensure a safe and productive learning environment for students and school employees for recommendations to school districts.
The Safe Schools Committee will review the following codes and rules:

Emergency Plans and Drills


Fire Safety

General Safety

Personal Health and Safety

Privacy and Security

Student Discipline and Crime

Updated August 24,  2016

For more information, please contact:

John Kaminar, Special Projects Manager
Arkansas Department of Education
Office of Communications
Four Capitol Mall, Room 104-A
Little Rock, AR 72201
Phone:  501-682-5188

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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