Induction and Mentor Training at the Little Rock Marriott Hotel and Statehouse Plaza Convention Center - August 4
Watch the video to learn more about the new professional development rule!
A draft of the ADE Dyslexia Resource Guide is available.
Standards prepare students for the future!
Findings support equity and access for all kids.
Read Commissioner's Memo COM-14-052 for information on School Choice deadlines, forms and more.
Tony WoodCommissioner of Education
"We stand committed to providing a quality public school education to ensure all Arkansas students are ready for college and careers."
The U.S. Department of Education announced today that six states - Arkansas, Colorado, Connecticut, Nevada, South Dakota and Virginia - have received a one-year extension for flexibility from certain provisions of the Elementary and Secondary Education Act (ESEA), also known as No Child Left Behind (NCLB).read more >
The State Board of Education approved Tony Wood as the Arkansas Department of Education commissioner at its meeting today.read more >
The Arkansas Department of Education announced that Chicot Primary School in the Little Rock School District won the Education for a New Generation Student Video Contest.read more >
Three school districts recently received state funding to implement School Based Health Centers.read more >
Arkansas Department of Education Commissioner Dr. Tom Kimbrell is pleased to announce that Ivy Pfeffer has been selected as the assistant commissioner for Human Resources, Educator Effectiveness and Licensure.read more >
Arkansas Department of Education Commissioner Dr. Tom Kimbrell is pleased to announce that Annette Barnes has been selected as the assistant commissioner for Public School Accountability.read more >
Arkansas Department of Education Commissioner Dr. Tom Kimbrell is pleased to announce that Dr. Eric Saunders has been selected as the assistant commissioner for Fiscal and Administrative Services.read more >
Arkansas Department of Education Commissioner Dr. Tom Kimbrell is pleased to announce that Mike Hernandez has been selected as deputy commissioner.read more >
Calendar of Events
AP Instructional Planning Report Webinarread more >
SBE August Meetingsread more >
SBE September Meetingsread more >
SBE October Meetingsread more >
AR Commission on Closing the Achievement Gap October Meetingread more >
SBE November Meetingsread more >
SBE December Meetingsread more >