Beware fake GED tests

The Kentucky Council on Postsecondary Education, which is the General Educational Development Certificate (GED) managing agency in Kentucky, just posted a consumer alert about bogus on line GED test sites. The CPE says the only approved way to take the GED “is through a test administered onsite at an Official GED Testing Center™.” The alert…

State board decision might impact performance trend lines in Jefferson County audits

WFPL reports that last week the Kentucky Board of Education voted to allow Jefferson County Public Schools to largely substitute their own, self-initiated audit for a standardized, state-conducted audit required under the rules of the federal School Improvement Grant/Persistently Low-Achieving Schools process. What is actually proposed is for a state audit team to create a…