department of education

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.

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.