Education News Roundup: Feb. 13, 2013

"Lincoln" by Victoria Pickering/CC/flickr

In today’s ENR: Tax credits for cleaner burning fuels fall for education funding. ACT for everyone bill advances. Utah’s International Baccalaureate program survives a Senate vote.Early childhood education takes a spot in the State of the Union speech. Participant Media goes all Oprah and announces free DVDs of “Lincoln” for all middle and high schools. Linsk to these stories and many more are in the Education News Roundup for February 13. . . . → Read More

USBE Legislative Meeting Agenda

Utah State Board of Education Seal

The board will meet for its third legislative meeting Thursday. Tune in to see what position the board will take on some of the education-related bills being considered by the Legislature. . . . → Read More

Mid-Week Status of Education Bills

Field trip to the Utah Capitol

Check the status of some of the education-related bills the Utah State Office of Education is tracking. You can find a complete list of bills along with other information in our Law and Legislation page. http://www.schools.utah.gov/law/Legislative-Session.aspx . . . → Read More