Diplomas http://wkms.org en Gateway Academy Marks 500 Graduates http://wkms.org/post/gateway-academy-marks-500-graduates <p>Gateway Academy in Graves County recently celebrated the milestone of its 500<sup>th</sup> student to graduate. Established in 2002, Gateway is one of the region’s alternative high schools, along with Star Academy in Marshall County and Beacon Central High in Daviess County.</p><p> Fri, 21 Jun 2013 17:57:11 +0000 John Null 32361 at http://wkms.org Gateway Academy Marks 500 Graduates Campuses Awarding More Than 61,000 Degrees http://wkms.org/post/campuses-awarding-more-61000-degrees <p></p><p>The Kentucky Council on Postsecondary Education estimates more than 61,000 students are receiving diplomas from the state's public and independent colleges and universities this academic year.</p><p>That's down slightly from last year's historic total, but it is well above the number of degrees conferred a decade ago in the Bluegrass State.</p><p> Thu, 16 May 2013 21:00:11 +0000 John Null & The Associated Press 31677 at http://wkms.org Campuses Awarding More Than 61,000 Degrees Fake Websites Offering GEDs http://wkms.org/post/fake-websites-offering-geds <p>A national education group &nbsp;is worried Kentucky residents may be purchasing fake GED diplomas online. The Council on Post Secondary Education released a consumer alert today warning Kentuckians of websites offering the diplomas for a fee with no required test. The Council on Post Secondary Education&#39;s Sue Patrick says the fake websites take advantage of peoples&rsquo; best intentions&hellip;</p><p><em>&quot;</em>They turn over their money, they turn over their hope and they don&rsquo;t get a GED that is recognized as an official test credential.&quot;</p> Mon, 09 Apr 2012 21:32:13 +0000 Drew Adams 17573 at http://wkms.org