Johnny Key

Commissioner of Education

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Schools of Innovation

Arkansas district leaders who are interested in submitting a Schools of Innovation plan are encouraged to design new and creative alternatives to the existing instructional and administrative practices. These changes are intended to improve academic performance and learning for all students. Approval to become a School of Innovation is determined by the Commissioner of Education and is granted for a four year period.

2018-2019 Schools of Innovation

2017-2018 Schools of Innovation

2016-2017 Schools of Innovation

2015-2016 Schools of Innovation

2014-2015 Schools of Innovation

For more information, please contact:

Cindy Hogue, Director of Educational Options
Arkansas Department of Education
Four Capitol Mall
Little Rock, AR 72201
Phone: 501-683-5780
Fax: 501-683-6809

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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