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Commissioner of Education

Commissioner Monday Messages

Published: 10/12/2021 9:17 AM

​The Commissioner of Education frequently sends e-mail messages to all 171 of Kentucky's school district superintendents advising them of programmatic and/or policy issues that affect local districts.  This section of the Web site is an archive of those messages.

  • Commissioner Monday Messages Archives

    ​This page contains all the 2020 archived Commissioner Monday Messages. 

  • KBE Reports

    During each regular Kentucky Board of Education meeting, Commissioner presents a report on an issue of importance for Kentucky's public schools. The reports are archived below.

     2019 State of Education Address

  • KDE Leadership Team


  • KDE Strategic Dashboard

    ​​​​In Spring 2021 the Kentucky Board of Education charged Commissioner Jason Glass with setting ambitious goals to advance student learning across the Commonwealth. As part of this effort, the Commissioner considered a variety of measures of success for all of Kentucky’s students. He identified and set goals for eight academic and five non-academic indicators that will be updated annually in the strategic data dashboard below to monitor progress toward these goals.

    The purpose of this dashboard is to promote transparency and accountability for these goals.​

  • Kentucky Coalition for Advancing Education

    Kentucky Coalition for Advancing Education

    Under the leadership of Commissioner of Education Jason E. Glass, the Kentucky Department of Education, the Center for Innovation in Education (C!E) and the Kentucky Board of Education have partnered to create a vision for public education in the Commonwealth. The statewide coalition is bringing together perspectives from across the Commonwealth to drive this work forward. The coalition is co-creating a vision with communities, foster local innovations and advance policy recommendations to shape the future of education in Kentucky.

Elizabeth Hack
Office of the Commissioner of Education
300 Sower Blvd., 5th Floor
Frankfort, KY 40601
(502) 564-3141
Fax (502) 564-5680
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