amendments to the following Division of Elementary and Secondary Education
Rules have been released for public comment;
- Background Checks
- Eligibility and Financial Incentives for Arkansas Leadership Academy Master Principal
- Eligibility and Financial Incentives for National Board for Professional Teaching Standards
- Grading and Course Credit (Chapters 1 and 7 only)
A public hearing concerning
these proposed rules amendments will be held on Tuesday, December 7, 2021, at
the Arkansas Department of Education, Arch Ford Building, Four Capitol Mall,
Little Rock, AR, 72201. Written comments may be emailed to ADE.RulesComments@ade.arkansas.gov,
or may be mailed to ADE Legal Services, Four Capitol Mall, Room 302A, Little
Rock, AR, 72201.
Copies of the proposed
rules are attached, and also can be found on the Division of Elementary and
Secondary Education’s website at: https://dese.ade.arkansas.gov/Offices/legal/rules/pending.
Copies also may be obtained by contacting ADE’s Legal Services Unit at the
above address or via phone at (501) 682-4227.
The public comment period
will end at 4:30 p.m. on December 16, 2021