Education News Roundup: Oct. 26, 2012

"Twitter" by Scott Beale / Laughing Squid/CC/flickr

In today’s ENR: Here’s your chance to digitally meet this year’s Utah State School Board candidates. U issues a report on chronic absenteeism in Utah schools. Sen. Reid comments further on sex education. Teen shows educators how to Tweet. Links to these stories and many more are in the Education News Roundup for Oct. 26. . . . → Read More

Q&A: Can participation be required?

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 coach wants to know if fundraising participation can be a requirement for all members of the school’s volleyball team. The answer and how to submit your question are in the Oct. 26 UPPAC Q&A. . . . → Read More