department of education http://wuky.org en AP Training Program Adds Schools, Faces Funding Challenges http://wuky.org/post/ap-training-program-adds-schools-faces-funding-challenges <p>FRANKFORT, Ky. - An effort to boost the number of Kentucky high school students taking Advanced Placement classes and passing the end-of-year exams could be hampered by a lack of funding. The state Board of Education heard an update Wednesday on AdvanceKentucky, a program that trains teachers and offers incentives for achieving qualifying scores. Thu, 11 Apr 2013 11:15:08 +0000 Brenna Angel 29899 at http://wuky.org AP Training Program Adds Schools, Faces Funding Challenges Booklet Shows Dangers of Restraint and Seclusion in Schools http://wuky.org/post/booklet-shows-dangers-restraint-and-seclusion-schools <p>FRANKFORT, Ky. - For two-and-a-half years a northern Kentucky elementary school disciplined a young student named Will by keeping him isolated in a closet and restraining him when the boy wouldn’t sit still. Will’s parents say he suffered nightmares and severe anxiety as a result. Fri, 26 Oct 2012 19:14:12 +0000 Brenna Angel 22603 at http://wuky.org Booklet Shows Dangers of Restraint and Seclusion in Schools