JCPS, KDE strike deal on corrective action plan
JCPS, KDE strike deal on corrective action plan

The plan will be presented to the Jefferson County Board of Education at its meeting Tuesday, according to materials posted Wednesday.  

U of L president holds forum to discuss university's relationship with west Louisville
U of L president holds forum to discuss university's relationship with west Louisville

University of Louisville President Dr. Neeli Bendapudi is four months into her new job and said she's interested in doing more listening and less talking.

Grappling with truancy, JCPS recognizes effort to boost attendance
Grappling with truancy, JCPS recognizes effort to boost attendance

Okolona Elementary was recognized Monday for its success in boosting student attendance.

Kevin Wheatley
Oldham County High School principal will take week off after DUI charge
Oldham County High School principal will take week off after DUI charge

Dr. Angela Newcomb is expected back at work Monday, Sept. 24.

Lexie Ratterman
Time article highlights Kentucky teacher's financial struggles
Time article highlights Kentucky teacher's financial struggles

Hope Brown is in her 17th year of teaching but has to work extra jobs to make ends meet.

Drop in black freshman enrollment raises concern at UK
Drop in black freshman enrollment raises concern at UK

University of Kentucky officials are expressing concern over a double-digit drop in the number of black freshmen enrolled at the school.

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JCPS superintendent holds first running club to garner feedback from teachers and staff
JCPS superintendent holds first running club to garner feedback from teachers and staff

Some people go jogging to let off steam, and now JCPS teachers can run down any concerns with the district superintendent.

West Clark school board votes to send Silver Creek secession plan to the state
West Clark school board votes to send Silver Creek secession plan to the state

The plan says two new school corporations would be formed and shows the new proposed boundaries for each school district.

Hayden Ristevski
Hardin County Schools launching digital library card program
Hardin County Schools launching digital library card program

Hardin County students can now read thousands of free books with a simple click of a button.

Katrina Helmer
Nationally known family mediator hopes to curb teen violence in Louisville
Nationally known family mediator hopes to curb teen violence in Louisville

Sean Collinson is a former hip-hop artist who wants Louisville teens to turn to education in stead of crime.

Gil Corsey
AT&T gives JCPS $15,000 to fund robotics programs
AT&T gives JCPS $15,000 to fund robotics programs

"In today's technology everything is impacted by robotics."

Peace offering: Ballard volleyball team presents roses to Central High players
Peace offering: Ballard volleyball team presents roses to Central High players

The gift was given after some Ballard students in the stands at a football game last week were seen passing around a watermelon -- which is often seen as a symbol of racism.

JCPS board closer to approving $1.7 billion draft budget
JCPS board closer to approving $1.7 billion draft budget

The final version of the budget is set for a vote at the board’s Sept. 25 meeting, according to Chief Financial Officer Cordelia Hardin.

Kevin Wheatley
Face-to-face conversation? No way! Today's teens prefer texting!
Face-to-face conversation? No way! Today's teens prefer texting!

A new poll says teens love to text -- and they believe social media has had a positive effect on their lives.

Bullitt County school board votes to raise property taxes
Bullitt County school board votes to raise property taxes

Taxes are going up for homeowners in Bullitt County.

Sara Sidery
U of L unsure how to police new liquor ban among nation's largest fraternities
U of L unsure how to police new liquor ban among nation's largest fraternities

Nationwide reports of hazing, binge drinking and sexual assaults have led to a far reaching ban, but some say it will be hard to enforce.

Gil Corsey

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