State Board November Meeting Summary

In its Nov. 7, 2014 meeting, the Utah State Board of Education: •Appointed Brad C. Smith as Utah’s 25th State Superintendent of Public Instruction. •Put out for public comment revisions to standards for a seventh grade introductory course in career technology education and revisions to the state’s Least Restrictive Behavior Intervention guidelines. •Approved updates to the state’s General Financial Literacy standards. . . . → Read More

Utah’s Public Schools Grow Larger, More Diverse

Utah’s public schools added 9,602 students this school year bringing the total enrollment count to 622,153, according to data released today by the Utah State Office of Education. This represents a 1.5 percent increase over last year’s enrollment of 612,551. . . . → Read More