Johnny Key

Commissioner of Education

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News Releases

Governor Supports Digital Learning

02/14/2014

Governor Mike Beebe has proposed a $10 million matching-grant program to help districts improve Internet connectivity.

Six School Districts Receive Act 56 Awards

02/13/2014

Congratulations to six school districts, which received Act 56 Awards from the Arkansas Advisory Council for the Education of Gifted and Talented Children!

AP Results Reflect Continued Growth in Arkansas

02/11/2014

Arkansas students continue to make improvements on Advanced Placement exams.

Chrissy Hallwachs Named 2013 Arkansas History Teacher of the Year

02/10/2014

Congratulations to Chrissy Hallwachs, a teacher at Cooper Elementary School in the Bentonville School District! Hallwachs was recently named the 2013 Arkansas History Teacher of the Year.

New Dyslexia Professional Development Available

02/10/2014

A new dyslexia professional awareness program is now available on ArkansasIDEAS.

Several ADE Communications Tools Available

02/07/2014

ADE Webmaster Jennifer George provided an overview of the website at the first Communications Connection session for employees.

2014 Arkansas Youth Summit Set for April 3

02/06/2014

Register to attend the Attorney General’s 2014 Arkansas Youth Summit that will be held from 1 to 2:30 p.m. April 3 at the Gina Cox Center in Lonoke.

Mary Stein Elected to National Council

02/06/2014

Congratulations to Mary Kathryn Stein, the program coordinator for the ADE Gifted and Talented and AP programs!

Congressional STEM Academic Competition Under Way

02/06/2014

The first annual Congressional Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM) Academic Competition, known as the “House App Contest,” is under way.

Arkansas Digital Learning Day Celebration Postponed

02/04/2014

Due to inclement weather, the Arkansas Digital Learning Day celebration that was scheduled for 9 a.m. Feb. 5, 2014, has been postponed until 9 a.m. May 21, 2014.

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