News Releases

News Releases

Arkansas Board of Education Awarded Healthy Eating Grant

04/17/2012

The Arkansas State Board of Education receives a $6,000 grant to help strengthen healthy eating habits among students and promote school health programs

President Clinton to Speak at El Dorado Promise Event

04/13/2012

The Honorable William J. Clinton, 42nd President of the United States and founder of the William J. Clinton Foundation, will be the keynote speaker at Academic Signing Day, to honor this year’s recipients of the El Dorado Promise scholarship.

Department of Education Announces New App for School Info

04/12/2012

New mobile app that provides easy access to information on Arkansas school districts, schools, and educational cooperatives.

Green Ribbon School Nominated

03/29/2012

ADE announces nomination for "Green Ribbon School"

New School Report Card Now Online

03/16/2012

School performance data is now available for online educators, parents, and the general public to review.

Statewide Common Core Event

03/06/2012

The Arkansas Department of Education, in partnership with Arkansas ASCD and the Common Core State Standards Guiding Coalition, is hosting a statewide conversation to raise awareness in local communities about the Common Core State Standards.

Arkansas Teacher of the Year Honored with National Award

03/01/2012

ADE congratulates Kathy Powers, 2011 Arkansas Teacher of the Year, for receiving a prestigious national teaching award.

Districts Honored for Having Top Gifted and Talented Programs

02/10/2012

Three Arkansas school districts were honored this week for having the top gifted and talented programs in the state.

Cleveland Named Assistant Commissioner for Finance

01/27/2012

Arkansas Education Commissioner Dr. Tom Kimbrell today announced the hiring of Jared Cleveland, a proven and multi-talented school leader, as assistant commissioner for the Division of Fiscal and Administrative Services.

Arkansas Student Delegates Chosen for U.S. Senate Youth Program

01/17/2012

Senators Mark Pryor and John Boozman today announced that Payton Finch of Paragould and Nathanael Mickelson of Alma have been selected as delegates to the 50th Anniversary United States Senate Youth Program (USSYP)

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