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Wed November 20, 2013
Education

Kentucky Education Leaders to Meet in Summit

Credit education.ky.gov

 Education advocates will meet Thursday to discuss funding for Kentucky schools at a Lexington summit.  The meeting will include presentations from numerous education experts.  Kentucky Education Commissioner Terry Holliday is slated to discuss school funding issues. And Lt. Gov. Jerry Abramson will talk about tax reform efforts.

  Some of the state's top education advocacy groups will be involved, including the Kentucky Association of School Administrators, the Kentucky School Boards Association, the Kentucky PTA and the Kentucky Education Association.  The meeting comes less than two months ahead of the next legislative session, slated to begin on Jan. 7.