Education News Roundup: March 2, 2015




In today’s ENR: Poll finds Utahns support Gov. Herbert’s call for more education funding. Public ed groups rally for support at the Capitol. Trib looks at charter school funding. Just getting to school in San Juan District is challenging these days. Former Utah State Board of Education Member Keith Buswell discusses education and road funding in Utah. Links to these stories and many more are in the Education News Roundup for March 2. . . . → Read More

Deadline Approaches: Magna Carta Competitions

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Utah State Bar Celebrates Magna Carta Anniversary with Essay Competition What’s so great about the great charter 800 years later?

Eight hundred years ago, in a grassy meadow at Runnymede, England, rebellious barons presented a list of remedies of long-held grievances to King John. The resulting agreement was a practical solution to a political . . . → Read More