Johnny Key

Commissioner of Education

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Training Opportunities

Please view the Research & Technology Calendar at the bottom of the page for upcoming training sessions offered by the Division of Research & Technology.

Training Request

Onsite training is available for schools, districts, and co-ops! To request training for studentGPS, My School Info, Arkansas Student Intervention System (ASIS), Arkansas Digital Sandbox, Triand, or Data Privacy, please click the Request a Training button below.

Webinar Registration

Webinars are available on the 2nd Wednesday of each month. To participate, please click the Webinar Registration button below. Click here to access recordings of past webinars.

Ambassador Academy

The Research & Technology Ambassador Academy is a two-day workshop covering ADE Data Tools that are essential to teacher leaders and administrators. For more information, click the Ambassador Academy button below.


Research & Technology Training Calendar

For more information, please contact:

Ray Girdler, Director of Data Use & Privacy 
Arkansas Department of Education
Division of Research and Technology
423 Main Street, Suite 300
Little Rock, AR 72201
Phone: 501-683-4230

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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