2013 Utah Teacher of the Year

Sara Hacken

Utah State Superintendent of Public Instruction Larry K. Shumway today named Alpine School District Lakeridge Junior High English and history teacher Sara Hacken Utah’s 2013 Teacher of the Year. She has been teaching for 27 years. She has been at Lakeridge for 14 years, teaching grade seventh and eighth. . . . → Read More

UT State Board of Ed. October Meeting Summary

Utah State Board of Education Seal

At this meeting, the Utah State Board of Education: •Moved forward on updates and revisions to core standards in the areas of Earth Science, honors math, social students and essential elements of language arts and math. •Opted to wait for legislative clarification before creating a rule on distribution of classroom-level student performance data. •Reviewed the Utah Schools for the Deaf and the Blind’s annual report. . . . → Read More