Inside Look

Eastern Kentucky University Discounting Tuition for Kentucky Teachers

In recent weeks our country has seen unprecedented changes to daily life. Teachers, parents, and children in the K-12 school system are all feeling the effects of this change and working to navigate the new world of home-based learning.

EKU Online Education Degrees Named Top 100 by U.S. News

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For the sixth consecutive year, EKU’s online education degrees have been named in the top 100 by U.S. News and World Report.

Literacy, Leadership, and Advocacy

By: Eileen Shanahan, Ph.D., assistant professor, EKU College of Education

EKU Program Ranks Among the Best Online Master’s Degrees in Special Education

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Eastern Kentucky University ranks among the best colleges for special education programs offering degrees online.

Voting: A Right and a Responsibility

By: Kevin Presnell
Madison County Social Studies Teacher and EKU College of Education Alumnus

Teachers still pursuing advanced degrees thanks to quality of online options

As you may have seen in recent news, teachers in Kentucky are no longer required to obtain an advanced degree under a decision made in August 2018 by Kentucky’s Education Professional Standards Board (EPSB), the formerly independent state entity, now under the direction of the Kentucky Department of Education, which oversees educator preparation and certification.