Johnny Key

Commissioner of Education

Read Bio  

Main Focus

 Main Idea

The main idea is important information that tells more about the overall idea of a paragraph or section of a text.  It can also be referred to as the main focus or the most important or central thought of a paragraph or larger section of text, which tells the reader what the text is about.

View Topics A-Z

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.

Learn More

Licensure & Certification

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

Learn More

ESEA Flexibility

Learn More

Latest News & Events

Learn More