Bob King

Education
4:33 pm
Fri November 15, 2013

Ky. Council on Postsecondary Education Angling for More State Funding

CPE President Dr. Robert King

Kentucky’s Council on Postsecondary Education is making a run at more funding for state colleges and universities.

The CPE will ask the legislature for 4.9  and 5.3 percent increases respectively for the upcoming two-year budget cycle. The request comes as higher education state funding has dropped by nearly a third since 2008.

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Education
2:54 pm
Tue October 8, 2013

Postsecondary Education Council President Says Kentucky Needs Better Teacher Training

The President of Kentucky’s Council on Postsecondary Education says the state needs to do a better job recruiting and training good teachers.

Bob King says students majoring in elementary school education at Kentucky colleges often have the lowest ACT scores and highest need for remedial courses.

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Education
6:58 am
Thu September 26, 2013

Miller Wants Performance Based Funding To be Fair

Kentucky Council on Post Secondary Education President Bob King has been pushing to change the state funding model for universities since 2011. King wants to add funding, in addition to the base, on performance on certain metrics.

The change would allow universities to meet a performance standard in certain criteria to receive funding above their state base. Murray State Interim President Tim Miller says the University has always supported the idea of performance funding. He says Murray State’s success has always allowed for that.

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Government
9:56 am
Fri June 21, 2013

KY Council on Postsecondary Education Extends Bob King's Contract

Credit Kentucky Council on Post-Secondary Education

Kentucky's Council on Postsecondary Education extended President Bob King's contract at yesterday's meeting.  A committee of state leaders, legislators, campus presidents and council members gave King a score of 4 on a five point scale. 

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Higher Education
6:56 am
Tue July 10, 2012

Kentucky CPE Sees Progress in Reaching Goals

The Council on Postsecondary Education says there's been some progress toward reaching higher education goals.

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Q&A
4:32 pm
Fri January 6, 2012

Q&A with Council On Post-Secondary Education President Bob King

Kentucky Council on Post-Secondary Education

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