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Tuesday, May 17, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette: Monopoly vs. choice, When our 'leaders' forget the past »
Shared by Permission of Arkansas Democrat-Gazette "Everything faded into mist. The past was erased, the erasure was...
Monday, May 16, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette Guest Column: Advice to Michael Poore: How to Make LRSD Great »
By ROBERT MARANTO AND ROD PAIGE Special to the Democrat-Gazette . This article was published May 15, 2016 at 2:02 a....
Wednesday, May 11, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
LISA Academy Releases Full Marketing Plan »
Little Rock, AR – LISA Academy takes pride in being a diverse school and is often recognized as the most diverse school...
Friday, April 22, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
Statement from Arkansas Department of Education Commissioner Johnny Key Regarding LRSD »
LITTLE ROCK — Timing and expectations are critical, as I have been reminded over the last few days. I deeply regret my poo...
Tuesday, April 19, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
Michael Poore Named Little Rock School District Superintendent »
LITTLE ROCK — Arkansas Department of Education Commissioner Johnny Key announced today that Michael Poore has been named t...
Friday, April 8, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
194 Schools Qualify for Recognition Program Funds »
LITTLE ROCK — The Arkansas Department of Education is pleased to announce that 194 schools qualify for funds through the A...
Friday, July 31, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
Quest Middle School of West Little Rock Launches EAST Initiative »
Little Rock, AR—Before sixth grader R.J. Coleman came to Quest Middle School ® of West Little Rock, he started a bank. R....
Saturday, May 31, 2014   (4 Comments - view/add)
Silver Lining: Academic Distress Brings School Choice, Transportation to Trapped Students »
With the first-ever designation of 26 Arkansas public schools in Academic Distress, school choice, supported by up to $400...
Wednesday, April 2, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
206 Public Schools Honored With Reward Funds »
LITTLE ROCK - Being a high performing school not only draws recognition and honor, it also can result in additional fundin...
Wednesday, April 2, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
U.S. Chamber Foundation Releases Common Core Video »
Education Reformers, Teachers, Chamber, and Business Leaders Underscore Need for Higher Education Standards WASHING...
Wednesday, April 2, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
Independent Initiative Launched in Support of Arkansas's Common Core State Standards »
Little Rock – Raise Our Grade , an independent initiative championing Arkansas’s Common Core State Standards, was announc...
Tuesday, March 18, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
Higher State Standards Partnership Launches National Common Core Ad Campaign »
Washington D.C. — Higher State Standards Partnership (HSSP) launched a national television ad campaign highlighting the te...
Wednesday, July 17, 2013   (0 Comments - view/add)
Luke Gordy Retires as Head of Education Reform Foundation, Arkansas Learns CEO Named Successor »
Luke Gordy, the first executive director of Arkansans for Education Reform Foundation (AERF), has retired from the post, e...
Thursday, June 13, 2013   (0 Comments - view/add)
Save Your Community, State: Run for School Board »
A little over 1,400 locally elected officials govern the state's 239 traditional public school districts, determining the...
Thursday, May 30, 2013   (0 Comments - view/add)
Houston Superintendent Keynotes First Annual Meeting of Arkansas Learns »
A diverse audience approaching 200 members and guests gathered for the First Annual Meeting of Arkansas Learns at noon, Th...
Monday, February 18, 2013   (1 Comment - view/add)
Education Among Arkansas State Chamber's Key Indicators of State Business Competitiveness »
The Arkansas State Chamber of Commerce has released its 2013 Competitiveness Redbook , featuring key indicators of Arka...
Thursday, October 4, 2012   (0 Comments - view/add)
Breaking the Monopoly of Mediocrity: Because the Status Quo in Education isn't Good Enough »
The Institute for a Competitive Workforce, the education and workforce policy affiliate of the U.S. Chamber of Commerce, i...
Monday, September 24, 2012   (0 Comments - view/add)
Chamber Members Offered Free Introductory Membership in Arkansas Learns »
64% of Arkansas's general revenue (over $3 billion) goes to education (46% General, 18% Higher). Throw in local millages a...
Wednesday, September 19, 2012   (0 Comments - view/add)
Arkansas Learns Amplifies Private Sector Voice to Ensure Excellent Education for All Students »
64% of Arkansas's general revenue (over $3 billion) goes to education (46% General, 18% Higher). Public school districts a...
Wednesday, August 1, 2012   (0 Comments - view/add)
Chamber Executive to Lead Statewide Business Alliance for Education Excellence »
Gary Newton, former executive vice president of the Little Rock Regional Chamber of Commerce, has been named the first pre...

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