Education News Roundup: March 29, 2013

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In today’s ENR: Sen. Osmond and Chamber VP Gochnour discuss the possibility of raising taxes to fund public education. Gov. Herbert still deciding what to do with the school grading bill. Granite District is trimming the hours of its part-time workers as health reform begins to kick in. Minnesota looks at standards-based grading. Links to these stories and many more are in the Education News Roundup for March 29. . . . → Read More

Q&A: What Must an Educator Report?

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 educator wants to know what he or she must report to a building administrator. The answer and how to submit your question are in the March 29 UPPAC’s Q&A. . . . → Read More

Prevent Child Abuse Month

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Prevent Child Abuse Utah will be hosting its Prevent Child Abuse Month events kick off, at the Utah State Office of Education on April 2. For information on the non-profit organization, prevention programs and pinwheel activity package visit http://www.pcautah.org/ . . . → Read More