Johnny Key

Commissioner of Education

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News Releases

Media Advisory - Stakeholder Group Meeting

11/29/2016

The Little Rock Area Public Education Stakeholder Group Meeting will meet at 5 p.m. December 5, 2016, in the ADE Auditorium, Four Capitol Mall in Little Rock.

Media Advisory - Vision for Excellence in Education and Arkansas Accountability System Steering Committee Meeting

11/28/2016

The Vision for Excellence in Education and Arkansas Accountability System Steering Committee Meeting will be held at 9:30 a.m. November 30, 2016. The meeting will be held in the ADE Auditorium, Four Capitol Mall in Little Rock.

UAMS, Arkansas Department of Education Partner to Implement $1.2 Million Grant for School Telemedicine

11/21/2016

The University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) and the Arkansas Department of Education are partnering to implement a $1.2 million pilot program that will provide telemedicine to students, educators and families in rural Arkansas communities.

Media Advisory - Academic Facilities Review Board - Review Processes and Hearings

11/17/2016

The Academic Facilities Review Board will review processes at 1 p.m. November 28, 2016, in the ADE Auditorium. Hearings will begin at 8 a.m. November 29, 2016, in the ADE Auditorium.

Arkansas Teachers, Librarians to Be Recognized at Declaration of Learning Recognition

11/10/2016

More than 20 Arkansas teachers and librarians will be recognized Nov. 14, 2016, for their contribution to the Arkansas Declaration of Learning program.

ADE’s My School Info Website Provides Easier Access to Education Information

11/09/2016

Parents, schools and communities now have easier access to school and district information through the Arkansas Department of Education’s My School Info website.

Media Advisory - My School Info. Website Demonstration for Media REMINDER

11/08/2016

Reminder: The Arkansas Department of Education will provide a demonstration of My School Info., the department's new public school information website, November 9. The system streamlines access to education information by providing a more user-friendly interface.

Media Advisory - SBE Meetings

11/07/2016

The State Board of Education will meet at 10 a.m. November 10, 2016, at the Arkansas Department of Education Auditorium, Four Capitol Mall, Little Rock, AR.

Van Buren Teacher Named 2017 Arkansas Teacher of the Year

11/03/2016

Courtney Cochran, a Spanish teacher in the Van Buren School District, was named the 2017 Arkansas Teacher of the Year today during a surprise event at her school.

Media Advisory - My School Info. Website Demonstration for Media

11/02/2016

The Arkansas Department of Education will provide a demonstration of My School Info., the department's new public school information website, November 9. The system streamlines access to education information by providing a more user-friendly interface.

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