Education News Roundup: Nov. 1, 2012

"Mock Election..." by Pesky Library/CC/flickr

In today’s ENR: Education comes up in the lieutenant governor debate. Gov. Herbert talks education on Radio West. As someone who lives about a block-and-a-half from this school, ENR can vouchsafe that no trick-or-treaters at his door were dressed as either Barack Obama or Mitt Romney despite a political focus at Polk. New York Mayor Bloomberg kicks in $200,000 for an education issue on Idaho’s ballot. Links to these stories and many more are in the Education News Roundup for Nov. 1. . . . → Read More

Q&A: Objecting to the Pledge

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 an eighth grade teacher wants to know if participation to the daily Pledge of Allegiance is required even when one objects to it. The answer and how to submit your question are in the Nov. 3 UPPAC Q&A. . . . . . . → Read More