JCPS Closed Due To Teacher Absences, ACT Testing Postponed

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(Louisville, KY) - The state's largest school district is closed Tuesday as teachers call out over bills in the state legislature impacting pensions and education.

 

Jefferson County Public Schools is also rescheduling ACT testing that was originally scheduled for March 12th.

ACT testing by JCPS juniors has been rescheduled for April 24th. 

 

KEA Asks Teachers Not To Hold Sickouts

(Frankfort, KY) - The Kentucky Education Association has asked teachers not to hold sickouts Tuesday. 

The plea comes as state lawmakers begin the last official week of the legislative session. 

The organization is encouraging educators to show up in Frankfort again this week to protest bills they say will hurt teachers and education. 

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