13 KAR 3:030. Qualifications for progressing satisfactorily through a GED program.


      RELATES TO: KRS 151B.110, 151B.125, 161.011

      STATUTORY AUTHORITY: KRS 151B.110, 161.011

      NECESSITY, FUNCTION, AND CONFORMITY: KRS 151B.110 delegates to the State Board for Adult and Technical Education the responsibility for adult education programs and services in Kentucky. KRS 161.011 authorizes the State Board for Adult and Technical Education to define progressing satisfactorily through the GED Program for the purposes of minimum qualifications for local school district classified employment positions. This administrative regulation provides the necessary definition.


      Section 1. Satisfactory Progress Requirement. Making progress toward obtaining a General Educational Development (GED) Diploma means:

      (1) Enrollment in an adult education program on an appropriate instructional level as determined by a reliable, commercially prepared, standardized test designed for adult students;

      (2) Monthly verification of attendance by an adult education program official; and

      (3) A satisfactory progress rating on an annual report submitted to the local school superintendent that is based upon periodic testing results by adult education teachers. (22 Ky.R. 654; Am. 1081; eff. 12-7-95; Recodified from 785 KAR 1:110; eff. 9-13-2013.)