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New Butler County Schools superintendent Robert Tuck seeks to develop new generation of leaders

By Jim Gaines Kentucky Teacher Robert Tuck came well-prepared into the job of Butler County Schools superintendent. He knew he was hired in June, so he had time before his July 1 start date to confer with retiring Superintendent Scott Howard. And Tuck already had been assistant superintendent for three years, with experience in Butler County not only as a teacher and administrator but as a 1992 graduate...

KSBA to recognize 400th Energy Star School, state’s top five energy efficient schools at state capitol

The Kentucky School Boards Association will recognize the 400th Energy Star School and the top five energy-efficient school districts in Kentucky during a press conference at 1 p.m. today in the Capitol Rotunda. “It has been remarkable what has been done,” KSBA Executive Director Kerri Schelling said. “School boards have made decisions impacting facility energy consumption and school...