Slideshow of the 2012 Legislative Session Final Hours

The view from the House gallery

As the 2012 Legislative Session winds down, here’s a snapshot of what it’s like at the Utah State Capitol right now. We captured the Superintendent at the media availability he held earlier tonight and the view from the House and Senate as lawmakers make a final push to get their bills passed before the Legislature adjourns by midnight tonight, sine die. . . . → Read More

Education News Roundup: March 8, 2012

The Utah State Capitol at sunset

Today’s Top Picks: The budget appears resolved. While the common core battle goes on. Suicide prevention bill goes to the Governor. Are there enough Hispanic teachers in Davis County? Sen. Stephenson wants the Governor in charge of education in Utah. Rep. Wilson discusses education in the legislative session. Obama and GOP Govs akin on ed? And the Oklahoma department of education’s sizable slush fund. Links to these stories and many more are in the March 8 Education News Roundup. . . . → Read More

Submit Your Questions for Superintendent Shumway About Public Education and the Legislative Session

Utah State Superintendent of Public Instruction Larry K. Shumway

Do you have a questions about public education and the legislative session? From the budget to bills and resolutions, Superintendent Shumway will be answering your questions on a live feed of his media availability at the Capitol today at 5 p.m. A recording of this media availability will be available, if you miss this event. . . . → Read More