Necessary education in today’s world: House, Senate bills show troubling trend with our youth
MARCH 14 2017 | 0 Comments
While charter schools are the hot educational topic in Frankfort for most these days, two bills from local legislators moving toward Governor Matt Bevin’s desk show us potentially more distressing issues.
House Bill 454, which is sponsored by Rep. Jonathan Shell, and Senate Bill 159, which is sponsored by Sen. Jared Carpenter, have each passed their respective legislative bodies and are one step closer to being implemented in Kentucky schools.
HB 454 would change curriculum in public schools for grades K-12 to include “essential work skills” and drug abuse education.
It also calls for establishing nine areas of which students would have …Read More →