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Education
7:00 am
Wed June 25, 2014

Kentucky's Teacher Education Efforts Get Mixed Results, Study Says

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The programs that aim to prepare Kentucky teachers for the classroom got mixed reviews in a study by the National Council on Teacher Equality.

The council reviewed 2,400 elementary, secondary and special education programs around the country.

In Kentucky, 47 programs were evaluated at 37 different post secondary institutions.

For a full review of the Kentucky programs that were evaluated, go here.

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Education
1:57 pm
Wed January 15, 2014

Southern Indiana School Corporations Get 'C' Grades, New Albany-Floyd Drops to 'B'

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Southern Indiana school corporations remained relatively flat in the education department’s letter grade release Wednesday.

The A-F letter grade system is part of Indiana’s two-year-old accountability system that’s now subject to change pending a special panel’s recommendations expected this year. 

Around two-thirds of school corporations received the same letter grade as last year, according to our friends at State Impact Indiana.

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