Fitness icon Jake Steinfeld, chairman of the National Foundation for Governors’ Fitness Councils, has declared war on childhood obesity. To help combat this disease, he’s bringing the foundation’s multi-million dollar physical fitness campaign to Arkansas and has engaged Governor Asa Hutchinson to partner in this effort.
The Charter Authorizing Panel will meet April 15.
The State Board of Education passed a resolution today supporting April as the Month of the Military Child. April was nationally designated as the Month of the Military Child to honor children whose families serve in the military.
The Arkansas Department of Education is proud to partner with Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art, the Butler Center for Arkansas Studies and the U.S. Department of State’s Diplomatic Reception Rooms to launch the Arkansas Declaration of Learning initiative. Arkansas is the first state to participate in this national program.
The State Board of Education as well as an SBE Committee will meet April 9 and 10.
Former Sen. Johnny Key has been named the next commissioner of the Arkansas Department of Education.
A Special State Board of Education Meeting will be held March 25, 2015.
The Advisory Committee on Public School Academic Facilities will meet March 25.
Cindy Dewey, having achieved the status of Master School Principal, was recognized at the Arkansas State Board of Education meeting today.
The Charter Authorizing Panel meeting scheduled for March 18 has been cancelled.
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