Education http://wfpl.org en Education Week Ranks Kentucky in its Top 10 http://wfpl.org/post/education-week-ranks-kentucky-its-top-10 <p></p><p>Education Week, a national publication dedicated to education issues, has ranked Kentucky in the top ten on its annual <a href="http://www.edweek.org/ew/articles/2013/01/10/16sos.h32.html?tkn=RLRF%2B4mUV1fjxGZAPk7Od%2FfW1p2K2SFHTAx9&amp;cmp=clp-edweek&amp;intc=EW-QC13-EWH">Quality Counts report</a> measuring education policy and achievement indicators.</p><p>The improvement in ranking was praised Thursday by Gov. Steve Beshear and Kentucky Education Commissioner Terry Holliday who credits the ranking in part to Senate Bill 1 and the state’s new accountability system.</p> Thu, 10 Jan 2013 22:20:29 +0000 Rae Hodge & Devin Katayama 3366 at http://wfpl.org Education Week Ranks Kentucky in its Top 10 Test Results: How Did Each Jefferson County Public School Do? http://wfpl.org/post/test-results-how-did-each-jefferson-county-public-school-do <p>Here are the rankings for all Jefferson County Public Schools, including labels as determined by Kentucky's <a href="http://www.wfpl.org/post/education-department-releases-unbridled-learning-results-jcps-ranked-23rd-percentile">new accountability system.</a></p><p><iframe frameborder="no" height="300" scrolling="yes" src="https://www.google.com/fusiontables/embedviz?viz=CARD&amp;q=select+*+from+1qioeONZTx3AxX0CiM3Nw_WA733ZvJMBF0uV3mSc&amp;tmplt=1&amp;cpr=1" width="500"></iframe></p> Fri, 02 Nov 2012 04:01:00 +0000 Staff 2292 at http://wfpl.org