KERA Flunks Minorities – Again

There’s dramatic further evidence of KERA’s failure to meet the needs of the state’s African-American population. It lies hidden beneath a Herald-Leader report that some of the state’s colleges want to change the rules for how their minority enrollment percentages are calculated. These colleges want to be able to include out-of-state minority students. Obviously, KERA…

CATS Task Force Starts

Education Commissioner Jon Draud’s “Task Force on Assessment and Accountability” got started in Frankfort today. I was in the audience, which seemed to lack even one reporter (I think they are all still busy trying to sort through the new No Child Left Behind report that came out today). Anyway, there were three hours of…