Education News Roundup: July 10, 2014

West Jordan votes against funding a study to split from the Jordan School District. Autism-focused charter school Spectrum Academy gets ready to open in Pleasant Grove. Ogden reaches out to help prepare students for kindergarten. Utah State Board of Education Member Dixie Allen discusses Common Core. The State of Washington recently lost its ESEA waiver. Now the Seattle School District wants a waiver, even if the state doesn’t have one. And, like you didn’t know this already: “Biggest influence on a child’s education may be the mother’s education” All that and more in today’s Education News Roundup. . . . → Read More