Education News Roundup: Nov. 14, 2012

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In today’s ENR: Executive Appropriations Committee previews next year’s budget. Alpine District touts its frugality. Granite, Ogden and Salt Lake districts join in the district Race To The Top. Ed Week goes over what could happen on the other side of the fiscal cliff. Charter school enrollment is up nationally. ENR has to agree that this is generally good advice: ‘Minnetonka principal’s plea: “Cover your butts up.”‘ Links to these stories and many more are in the Education News Roundup for Nov. 14. . . . → Read More

CMAC’s Meeting Agenda

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The Utah State Board of Education Coalition of Minorities Advisory Committee (CMAC) will meet Nov. 15 at Utah State Office of Education from noon to 2 p.m. Items on the agenda include a presentation by Utah State Office of Education’s Title I School Administration. . . . → Read More

2013 Radon Poster Winners

"Keeping Homes Safe One Test at a Time."

The Utah Department of Environmental Quality’s Division of Radiation Control announced the three winners of the State’s 2013 Radon Poster Contest this week. See the winning posters and all 54 entries. . . . → Read More