Education News Roundup: Nov. 29, 2012

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In today’s ENR: Utah Policy’s Bob Bernick says it may be time for Utah to put Shirley and Lee (http://goo.gl/Lv1yZ) on phonograph and let the good times roll. Rep. Hutchings wants to put a modern-day Robert Preston (http://goo.gl/ZjyFj) on the phonograph instead to get Utah’s school children exercising.In Utah, you even get good value on assessments, new study finds. (Sorry, ENR couldn’t think of a song for this one.) National Association of Charter School Authorizers calls for tougher standards for charter schools. Links to these stories and many more are in the Education News Roundup for Nov. 29. . . . → Read More

Nominate One of Your Teachers

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Here is a new opportunity to recognize great Utah teachers. See the details and nominate an exceptional educator. . . . → Read More