Arkansas Department of Education Division of Elementary and Secondary Education New DESE Rules: Federal Program Complaint Resolution, Parental Involvement, College and Career Readiness

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Ark. Code Ann. ยงยง6-11-105 & 25-15-201 et seq.
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Federal Programs; Superintendents; Assistant Superintendent; Principals; District Coordinators (ALE; Homeless; ESOL; SDFS & Foster); Parent Involvement Coordinators/Facilitators

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On June 11, 2020, the State Board of Education gave final approval to revisions to the following rules. These rules are effective as of August 13, 2020. 

  • DESE Rules Governing Federal Program Complaint Resolution
  • DESE Rules Governing Parental Involvement Programs and Family and Community Engagement
  • DESE Rules Governing the College and Career Readiness Planning Program

Copies of all three rules are attached to this Memo and can be found on the Division's website at:






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