It’s time.

Time for Kentucky to rise up and present its children with world-class educational opportunities.

Time for schools to look injustice in the eye and fight it head-on.

Time for students, parents, teachers, and policymakers to work together to build great public schools for every kid in the Bluegrass. It will be an uphill battle, but we can do it if we work together.

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Could early graduation in Kentucky lead to more equitable outcomes for students?

For thousands of students across America, high school follows the same path of four years,…

Beshear’s plan to raise teacher pay is a good start, but not enough to tackle Kentucky’s teacher shortage

Last week, Democratic gubernatorial candidate Andy Beshear made headlines by proposing a $2,000 pay raise…

New JCPS girls’ academy is a win for educational equity in Louisville

Louisville’s W.E.B. DuBois Academy has just opened back up for its second year of operation.…

I got pregnant when I was 18 and my teachers supported me. Now I’m a teacher, too.

Sometimes, as a teacher of high school students, I need to remind myself of who I was…

New poll shows Beshear leading Kentucky’s race for governor, but some say not so fast

Unless you’ve been living under a rock or lying comatose for the past four years,…

The good, the bad, and the ugly of Kentucky’s new five-star school rating system

Kentucky’s new school rating system is is set to roll out next month, the Kentucky…

When a student says ‘The president is going to take my parents away’

In my fourth-grade classroom in Houston, Texas, the morning after Election Day 2016 was quiet.…

It’s time for a renewed focus on student outcomes in Kentucky

The accountability drum is typically a lonely one to beat, but thanks to a new…

State funding cuts are never a good thing, but they’re even tougher for Kentucky’s rural and high-poverty schools

State funding cuts will likely always be a maligned part of the education conversation. Kentucky…