New ACT Report – It shows this; it shows that

The inevitable spin on the new ACT scores for our 11th grade students is starting, and a surprising source of conflicting views has emerged. First comes this somewhat optimistic assessment in the Lexington Herald-Leader’s coverage: “Education Commissioner Jon Draud contends the ACT scores don’t necessarily indicate Kentucky students performed poorly. ‘When you have everyone in…

Maintain roads, hold the corruption

Sharon Roggenkamp lays the smack down on the traditionally corrupt Transportation Cabinet, but offers a solution with her criticism: “…the reputation of Governor Steven Beshear’s administration is on the line. Yet, Prather can escape his pressures using Ward’s blueprint for reform. Prather should memorize Ward’s advice: “Only rigorous day by day tough administration can guard…