Superintendent reviews changing?

This year’s round of superintendent reviews is starting to appear and some districts seem to be providing a bit more scrutiny than they have in the past. Last year, Franklin County Schools’ superintendent Harrie Buecker received a fairly glowing review from the local school board. You can view that evaluation here. That evaluation did not…

New Associate Commissioner at KDE knows about turning around low-performing schools

The Kentucky Department of Education (KDE) just announced that former J.B. Atkinson Elementary School Principal Dewey Hensley has just been named an associate commissioner at the department. Hensley is being placed in charge of efforts to “support low-performing schools and districts that are identified for educational recovery based on state and federal guidelines and requirements.…