Education News Roundup: Oct. 23, 2012

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In today’s ENR: Here are four words you wouldn’t necessarily expect to see so close together: “heated school board race.” Snow Canyon High has suffered its share of tragedies lately. Wrongful death lawsuit filed against Ogden School District. Democratic gubernatorial candidate Peter Cooke writes about education. Education debate breaks out at foreign policy debate. Should state superintendents be elected? 13 of them (AZ, CA, GA, ID, IN, MT, NC, ND, OK, SC, WA, WI, WY) are. Links to these stories and many more are in the Education News Roundup for Oct. 23. . . . → Read More

State School Board Candidates

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Wondering who is running for office in your school district this November? Here is a list of the candidates seeking a seat in the Utah State Board of Education. Read a brief biography on each at Some of the candidates also offer links to their own websites. . . . → Read More