Arkansas Department of Education Division of Elementary and Secondary Education Final Rules Effective June 25, 2018

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The State Board of Education gave final approval to the ADE Rules Governing Home Schools on April 12, 2018.


The State Board of Education gave final approval to the following Rules on May 10, 2018:


  • ADE Rules Governing How to Meet the Needs of Children with Dyslexia
  • ADE Rules Identifying and Governing the Arkansas Fiscal Assessment and Accountability Program
  • ADE Rules Governing Special Education and Related Services, Procedural Requirements and Program Standards, Section 18.00 Residential Placement


These Rules were approved by the Arkansas Legislative Council's Administrative Rules and Regulations Subcommittee on June 12, 2018, and approved by the full Arkansas Legislative Council on June 15, 2018. 


These Rules are effective on June 25, 2018.


The Rules are attached to this memo. They can also be found on the Department's website at

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