Kentucky Education Commissioner Terry Holliday is scheduled to appear before the U.S. Senate Committee on Health, Education, Labor and Pensions at 10 a.m. Tuesday.
Holliday is set to testify at a hearing titled "Fixing No Child Left Behind: Supporting Teachers and School Leaders."
The commissioner will discuss Kentucky's experience with a state-led approach to teacher and leader development in public schools. His testimony is set to cover recruitment of teachers and leaders into the profession, professional development, evaluation, retention and working conditions, according to a Kentucky Department of Education news release.
The Committee on Health, Education, Labor and Pensions is chaired by Sen. Lamar Alexander, R-Tenn. Sen. Rand Paul, R-Ky., is on the committee.
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Live coverage of the hearing is at the committee's webpage, Help.senate.gov, on Tuesday morning. Select "click here for live coverage."