Application Deadline March 26, Key Q&A Updates - Governor proposes $10 million of one time funds to support local district networks
Watch the video for details.
Students Embrace CCSS
Benton team touts CCSS during recent SBE meeting. Watch three short clips!
Congratulations to Erin Hodges, Arkansas's 2013 Milken Educator Award winner!
Check out the NEW Common Core Pages!
Three districts pilot Arkansas Teacher Cadets Program
Dr. Tom KimbrellCommissioner of Education
"We can help our children be ready for college, for careers and to take on the world. All we need is a common value, a common strength, a common determination — a Common Core."
The Arkansas Department of Education has received a lot of interest from the media regarding the training on how to access information on the ADE DataCenter.read more >
2014-2015 grant applications for the 21st Century Community Learning Centers are currently being accepted.read more >
The Arkansas Department of Education, McKinney-Vento program, will be hosting the annual Southern Region McKinney-Vento Conference April 28 to 30 at the Embassy Suites in Little Rock.read more >
With low temperatures forecast to be in the teens overnight and roads expected to remain icy, Governor Mike Beebe has ordered State offices in the Little Rock Metropolitan Area to re-open at 12:00 p.m. on Tuesday, March 4, under the Inclement Weather Policy.read more >
The National Math and Science Initiative Teacher Training (formerly known as Laying the Foundation) will be available at three Arkansas locations this summer.read more >
The School-Based Health Alliance of Arkansas will host the School Health Spring Symposium from 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. April 16 at the UALR Cooperative Extension Service in Little Rock.read more >
When Erin Hodges went to work this morning, she had no idea she would go home with a $25,000 check and the honor of being named one of the best teachers in the state.read more >
The ADE Office of School Health Services is seeking bid requests for an Arkansas School Health Profiles Administrator/Coordinator.read more >
Calendar of Events
Technical assistance meeting for College and Career Readiness Planning Program (CCRPP) applicationread more >
Grade 11 Literacy Examread more >
ADE Data Center Training For Mediaread more >
Window for English Language Development Assessment for limited English proficient students K-12read more >
AR Commission on Closing the Achievement Gap March Meetingread more >
SBE March Meetingsread more >
School-Based Health Center Grant Due Dateread more >