The Arkansas Department of Education was recently awarded a $150,000 grant from the Blue & You Foundation to provide physical education instructors additional professional development opportunities and classroom resources.
The State Board of Education will meet January 14 and January 15 in the Arkansas Department of Education Auditorium, Four Capitol Mall, Little Rock.
The Air Force Association of Arkansas is accepting nominations for Teacher of the Year until April 30, 2016.
The Commission for Arkansas Public School Academic Facilities and Transportation Teleconference Meeting will be held at 8:30 a.m. December 22, 2015.
The Arkansas State Council for the Interstate Compact on Educational Opportunity for Military Children will hold a conference call at 10 a.m. December 14, 2015.
The State Board of Education voted today to place the Dollarway School District in Pine Bluff under state control. The high school has been in academic distress since July 10, 2014. The board also named Barbara Warren as superintendent of the district effective immediately.
The State Board of Education will meet Dec. 10 and Dec. 11 in the Arkansas Department of Education Auditorium, Four Capitol Mall, Little Rock.
The Computer Science Teachers Association, a national organization that supports the teaching of computer science, recently issued a press release highlighting Arkansas' efforts in developing computer science academic standards for grades kindergarten through eighth grade.
Meghan Ables, an English teacher at Stuttgart High School in the Stuttgart School District, was named the 2016 Arkansas Teacher of the Year at a surprise event today at the school. Gov. Asa Hutchinson and Arkansas Department of Education Commissioner Johnny Key honored Ms. Ables at the event.
Charter Authorizing Panel Meetings will be held at 8:30 a.m. each day on Nov. 17-19 in the ADE Auditorium, Four Capitol Mall, Little Rock.
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