Education, Elementary and Secondary


Abstinence education, parental right to opt-out

Ananias Lorenzo Garvin, honor for ground-breaking career

ASVAB, school counseling based on results and included in individualized learning plans

ASVAB, schools to offer test, grades 10 to 12

Athletic competitions, non-member schools participating in

Athletics, at-home coaches, requirements for

Athletics, at-home students and teams, allow competition with KHSAA members in all sports

Board of, allow teachers and school personnel to carry firearms, encouraging

Board of education, legal notices given to

Board of education, review school council actions by

Boarding schools and church boarding schools, definition of

Boards of education, candidate requirements, proof of twelfth grade completion or equivalency

Boards of education, membership, eligibility

Boards of, encouraging allow teachers and school personnel to carry firearms

Bus drivers, urging consideration of shortage in pension reform legislation

Career-ready, identification of Junior ROTC student as

Certified employees, legal notices given to

Charter School Advisory Council, creation of

Charter School Advisory Council, duties of

Charter school statutes, repealing

Children ages three through five, evaluation for special education services

Children and minors, compulsory attendance of

Clark, Kellie, teacher of the Year

College Board's Eighth Annual Advanced Placement District Honor Roll, acknowledging winners of

Compulsory school attendance, boarding schools and church boarding schools, exception for

Contiguous school districts, merger of

Contracts, boycott prohibition clause, requiring

Corporal physical discipline, use of prohibited

Council on Essential Skills, composition of

Council on Essential Skills, creation of

Day of prayer for students, designation of

District funding, determination and disbursement of

Division of Child Care, establish in a new executive cabinet

Driver training school, interactions with law enforcement, course of instruction to include

Driver training school, interactions with law enforcement, course of instruction to include

Drug abuse prevention, academic standards for practical living skills to include

Drug abuse prevention, require instruction on

Drug awareness and prevention, students to receive instruction in

Dual credit scholarship, sunset of

Dyslexia, definition of, evaluation for

Dyslexia, definition of, screening for

Dyslexia trust fund, grants for local schools

Eating Disorder Awareness Week, Kentucky observance

Eating Disorder Awareness Week, Kentucky observance of

Education and Professional Standards Board, confirmation, Tolya Lynn Ellis

Education Professional Standards Board, attach to Kentucky Department of Education

Education Professional Standards Board; clarify authority of

Education Professional Standards Board, confirmation, David M. Graham

Education Professional Standards Board, confirmation, Donna Rice Hedgepath

Education Professional Standards Board, confirmation, Dustin Eric Phelps

Education Professional Standards Board, confirmation, Jon Robert Akers

Education Professional Standards Board, confirmation, Katherine Ann Gornik

Education Professional Standards Board, confirmation, R. Daniel Morgan

Education Professional Standards Board, confirmation, Rachel E. Colyer

Education Professional Standards Board, confirmation, Sarah Lynn Burnett

Education Professional Standards Board, confirmation, Shad Michael Sletto

Education Professional Standards Board, confirmation, Sherry Wilson Powers

Education Professional Standards Board, confirmation, Steven Robert Thomas

Education Professional Standards Board, confirmation, Tracy Voils Adams

Education Professional Standards Board, guidance counselors, changing terminology for

Emergency revolving school loan fund, school district eligibility for, restriction of

Emergency revolving school loan fund account, appropriation

Emergency revolving school loan fund account, loan eligability

Emergency revolving school loan fund, school district eligibility for, restriction of

Energy-efficient school districts, honoring

Enrollment requirements, grade six, vision examination

Enrollment requirements, kindergarten, vision examination

Essential Skills curriculum, Department of Education to develop

Essential Skills program, indicators for high school students

Essential Skills program, schools to provide

Essential workplace ethics programs, local school districts to develop

Evans, Jim W., Kentucky Superintendent of the Year, honoring

Excused absences, up to four days when consulting with military recruiters

Family Resource and Youth Services Centers, urge exemption from budget cuts

Faulkner, Trevon, Mr. Basketball, honoring

FFA Week in, recognizing

Financial literacy course, require for charter school graduation

Financial literacy course, requirement for charter school graduation

Financial literacy program, requiring high school inclusion of

Financial literacy requirement, class of 2023-2024

Financial literacy, requirement for high school graduation

Foster children, educational stability upon placement in new school district

Four-year-old children, evaluation for special education services

FRYSC funding, urge exemption from budget cuts

Gender-neutral language, addition of

Gender-neutral language, insert

Gender-neutral language, inserting

Governor's comments concerning teachers, condemning

Guidance counselors, changing terminology for

High school graduation, financial literacy requirement for

High school graduation requirement, financial literacy course

High school graduation requirement, financial literacy course or program

Holocaust, instruction on

Homeschool student portfolio, annual review to determine student growth

Homeschooling, recognizing

Innovation academies, approval of

Insolvent school district, merger provisions for

Instruction in voting, annual requirement of, submission of report relating thereto

Interscholastic extracurricular activities, participation in

Junior ROTC programs, programmatic standards, recognition of

KEES awards, use for dual credit

KEES, revise base awards

Kentucky 4-H Capitol Experience, recognizing

Kentucky Board of Education, eligibility for

Kentucky Board of Education, revise membership of

Kentucky Chemists Celebrate Earth Week, recognition of

Kentucky Educational Collaborative for State Agency Children, eligibility for

Kentucky Peer Support Network Project, statewide implementation of

Kentucky Teachers' Retirement System Board of Trustees, confirmation, Frank E. Collecchia

Kentucky Teachers' Retirement System Board of Trustees, confirmation, John Valentine Boardman, III

Local school boards, human sexuality education, plan for instruction on

Marshall County High School shooting victims and community, honoring

Mental health professionals, goal for employment of

Mental health professionals in schools, requirement for

Mental health screenings, require for school enrollment

National Memorial to Fallen Educators Act, Congress, encouraging support by

National Pi Day, honoring

National Speech and Debate Education Day, recognizing

Nontraditional instruction days, sunsetting of

Nontraditional instruction program, requirements for

Overnight school activities, student sleeping quarters, use by single sex, restricting to

Portable automated external difibrillators in public school buildings, requirement for

Portable automated external difibrillators, training in use of

Professional development, inclusion of dyslexia in

Professional development pilot program, creating

Public charter schools, delaying implementation of

Public charter schools, require drug abuse prevention instruction

Public employees, state-sponsored life insurance, eligibility for

Public high schools, Legislative Record, electronic distribution

Public playgrounds, accessible and inclusive design

Public school restrooms and changing facilities, reasonable accommodation, requiring

Public school restrooms and changing facilities, use by single sex, restricting to

Read to Achieve Council, creation of

Reorganization, Department of Education, Executive Order 2017-496

Response-to-intervention system, school district policy for

Robins, Seygan, Miss Basketball, honoring

Scholarship tax credit, creation

School boards, public notices, Web site publication

School bus driver day, designate May 1 of each year as

School Bus Driver Day, designatiing May 1 as

School Bus Driver Day, designating May 1 as

School Bus Drivers, urge state to meet its pension obligations

School council, board of education review of

School council, student representative to serve on

School council, transferral of authority

School councils, legal notices given to

School Curriculum, Assessment, and Accountability Council, repeal of

School district boards of education, merger of

School district calendar committee, additional members, allow for

School district calendar committee, allow additional members

School district vacancies, notice from superintendent, requiring

School districts, merger of

School districts, naming of properties or programs for state official or employee

School emergency response teams, establish

School employees, relative defined

School employees, relative definition of

School marshal, appointment of, requirements relating to

School report cards, components, to be reported by English language learner

School resource officers

School Safety and Crisis Line, establishing

School Safety and Crisis Line, establishment of

School safety response program, creation of

School safety survey, commissioner of education to conduct

School seizure action plan, requiring

School seizure education program, requiring

School superintendent, selection of principal by

School transportation, appropriation of funding for

Screening committees, membership in districts with high minority student population

Seizure disorders, requirement for teacher professional development

Seizure disorders, requirement for teacher professional development, every other year

Seizure education program, requirement of charter schools to include

Sex education, abstinence inclusion in

Sex education, instruction on child abuse included in

Sex education, instructional content

Sex education, make abstinence content optional

Sex education, National Health Education Standards used in

Sexual abuse awareness and protection

Sick leave, transfer to Education Professional Standards Board

Special education programs, students to receive appropriate education, funding to be withheld

Speech pathologists or audiologists, requiring supplement for

State Advisory Council for Gifted and Talented Education, revise membership of

State school laws, electronic publication, requirement for

STEM teacher scholarship pilot program, establishment of

Suicide prevention awareness and training, require for charter schools

Suicide prevention training, requirement for

Sunscreen, application of, local board policy

Superintendent, leave of absence, compliance with medical privacy law

Superintendent, leave of absence, compliance with medical privacy laws

Teacher preparation programs, inclusion of dyslexia in

Teacher tribunal, recommended and final orders in

Teachers and administrators, compensation of

Teachers, compensation of

Teachers, continuing education requirements, removal of

Teachers, leave of absence, compliance with medical privacy law

Teachers, leaves of absence, compliance with medical privacy laws

Teaching certificate, requirements, maintenance of

Tobacco use in schools and on school property, prohibition

Trauma-informed approach plan, requirement for

Trauma-informed team, creation of

Tribunal appeal procedures, hearing officer role in

Tuition exemption in 529 plan, primary and secondary school, expand to

Work Ready Scholarship, eligibility for dual credit courses


Last updated: 1/16/2019 3:00 PM (EST)