Education News Roundup: Oct. 24, 2012

"Fourth Grade Spanish Books" by Kentucky Country Day/CC/flickr

In today’s ENR: Felicitaciones a Alta View Elementary for its inclusion among International Spanish Academies. Herald looks at Chinese dual immersion at Alpine Elementary. Iron School Districts holds its annual data fair. Ed Week looks at computer-adaptive testing and the Common Core. Community colleges are rethinking placement tests. Links to these stories and many more are in the Education News Roundup for Oct. 24. . . . → Read More

Coalition of Minorities Advisory Committee Meeting

photo collage of minority students

The Utah State Board of Education Coalition of Minorities Advisory Committee (CMAC) will meet Oct. 25 at Utah State Office of Education from noon to 2 p.m. Items on the agenda include a presentation of the new Utah Comprehensive Assessment System (UCAS). . . . → Read More