Terrry Holliday http://wkyufm.org en Kentucky Education Commissioner Says Early Test Results Promising http://wkyufm.org/post/kentucky-education-commissioner-says-early-test-results-promising <p>This year, Kentucky public schools could post their best results ever in two major categories the state measures for overall student progress.&nbsp;&nbsp;</p><p>State Education Commissioner Terry Holliday is calling the early results promising.</p><p>The Kentucky Department of Education implemented its new accountability system in 2012. So this will be the first time Kentucky can measure its results against a previous year.</p> Tue, 03 Sep 2013 16:25:06 +0000 Devin Katayama 36462 at http://wkyufm.org Holliday Receives Contract Extension Through 2017 http://wkyufm.org/post/holliday-receives-contract-extension-through-2017 <p>Kentucky&rsquo;s Education Commissioner has been given a four-year contract extension. The state board of education unanimously agreed to award the extension to Terry Holliday, who has been on the job since 2009. The new deal covers the years of 2013 to 2017, and keeps Holliday&rsquo;s annual salary at $225,000. Wed, 06 Jun 2012 15:28:17 +0000 Kevin Willis 13604 at http://wkyufm.org