The Arkansas Department of Education is pleased to announce the creation of the Arkansas Advanced Placement Computer Science A Incentive Program. The purpose of the incentive program is to increase the number of qualifying scores (3, 4, or 5) on Advanced Placement Computer Science A exams.
The Charter Authorizing Panel will meet at 8:30 a.m. October 19, 2017, in the boardroom at the Arkansas Department of Environmental Quality, 5301 Northshore Drive, North Little Rock, AR 72118. The panel also will hold a work session after adjournment of the meeting. The work session will not be live streamed.
The Vision for Excellence in Education and Arkansas Accountability System Steering Committee will meet at 1 p.m. October 16, 2017, in Conference Room 201-A, Arkansas Department of Education, Four Capitol Mall, Little Rock, AR 72201.
The Charter Authorizing Panel will meet at 8:30 a.m. October 19, 2017, in the boardroom at the Arkansas Department of Environmental Quality, 5301 Northshore Drive, North Little Rock, AR 72118.
The State Board of Education will meet at 10 a.m. October 12, 2017 in the Arkansas Department of Environmental Quality Boardroom, 5301 Northshore Drive, North Little Rock, AR 72118.
Because of construction on the ADE Auditorium, State Board of Education and Charter Authorizing Panel meetings will be held at the Arkansas Department of Environmental Quality, 5301 Northshore Drive, North Little Rock, AR 72118, until further notice.
From teaching students how to read to helping them master complex math problems, teachers shape the future, one student at a time. In the last six years, student enrollment in first-time educator preparation licensure programs has declined by 58 percent. With the decline in the Arkansas teacher pipeline, there is a critical need for these essential foundation builders.
Transforming Arkansas to lead the nation in student-focused education requires increased utilization of available education resources and programs, such as ACT fee waivers.
Excellence in teaching was the focus of today’s surprise announcement when Randi House, a kindergarten teacher at Theodore Jones Elementary School in the Conway School District, was named the 2018 Arkansas Teacher of the Year.
The Advisory Committee on Public School Academic Facilities will meet at 9:30 a.m. September 26, 2017, at the Big Mac Building, One Capitol Mall, Suite 4A-400, Little Rock.
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