Education News Roundup: Sept. 14, 2012

"Writing" by Jeffrey James Pacres/CC/flickr




In Friday’s ENR: The U.S. Department of Education bus tour makes a stop in Salt Lake. Education comes up in the first gubernatorial debate. (ENR just loves to get the word “gubernatorial” in whenever he can.) Sad cafeteria food, meet the cell phone camera. It’s the typo all of us in public education dread. Wait. Let ENR check that. Yep. He wrote “public” with an “l.” Latest NAEP national writing results are out. Links to these stories and many more are in the Education News Roundup for Sept. 14. . . . → Read More

UPPAC: Teacher Sharing Pupil’s Info?

Utah Professional Practices Advisory Commission Q & A




The Utah State Office of Education’s legal team answers your questions about Utah’s public education system here on Fridays. In this edition a parent is concerned about a teacher who may be sharing a student’s information with other parents. The answer and how to submit your question are in the Sept. 14 UPPAC Q&A. . . . → Read More