Six Arkansas teachers were recently selected as 2018 state finalists for the Presidential Award for Excellence in Mathematics and Science Teaching.
The Arkansas Department of Education is pleased to announce that the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration has awarded ADE a $9 million grant to develop and support school-based mental health programs in the state.
An update was made to the September 11, 2018, media advisory. The Arkansas Public School Academic Facilities and Transportation meeting will now be a teleconference meeting.
The Charter Authorizing Panel will meet at 8:30 a.m. September 19, 2018, in the Arkansas Department of Education Auditorium, Four Capitol Mall, Little Rock, AR 72201.
The Commission for Arkansas Public School Academic Facilities and Transportation will meet at 8:30 a.m. September 19, 2018, at the Arkansas Department of Heritage, 1100 North Street, Little Rock, AR 72201.
Arkansas Department of Education Commissioner Johnny Key is pleased to appoint Donald Benton as the new assistant commissioner for Research and Technology. Benton will assume his new role on September 17.
The State Board of Education will meet at 10 a.m. September 13, 2018, and 9 a.m. September 14, 2018, in the ADE Auditorium, Four Capitol Mall, Little Rock, AR 72201.
The Arkansas School Safety Commission will meet at 9:30 a.m. September 11, 2018, at the Criminal Justice Institute, 26 Corporate Hill Drive, Little Rock, AR 72205. The Arkansas School Safety Commission will also visit schools at 10 a.m. on the following dates: September 7 (Junction City), September 17 (Helena-West Helena), September 18 (Blytheville), September 28 (Jasper and Deer-Mt. Judea).
The State Coalition on Family and Community Engagement will meet at 9 a.m. September 7, 2018, at the EAST Initiative Center, 6215 Ranch Drive, Little Rock, AR 72223.
The Professional Licensure Standards Board will meet at 8 a.m. September 7, 2018, in PLSB Conference Room 105C, Arkansas Department of Education, Four Capitol Mall, Little Rock, AR 72201.
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