Education News Roundup: Oct. 7, 2014

The School Breakfast Program by USDA/CC/flickr

In today’s ENR: Utah State Board of Education releases the names of the four finalists for State Superintendent. Interviews scheduled on Thursday. Governor’s Committee begins work on Common Core. SAT scores are flat nationally. College Board puts out a fact sheet and a practice test for the new U.S. History A.P. test. Links to these stories and many more are in the Education News Roundup for Oct. 6. . . . → Read More

State Board October Meeting

The Utah State Board of Education will interview finalists for State Superintendent of Public Instruction on Thursday Oct. 9 and hold their regular meeting Friday, Oct. 10 at the Utah State Office of Education, 250 E. 500 South, Salt Lake City. The Board is scheduled to consider hiring a new superintendent on Friday. The complete agenda along with more information about agenda items can be found here. . . . → Read More