Upcoming Meetings: Feb. 3, 2016

Utah State Capitol


Social Services Appropriations Today @ 7:59 a.m. 30 House Building

8:30 a.m. Intergenerational Poverty Report


Public Education AppropriationsToday @ 8 a.m. 445 State Capitol

8:00 a.m. Follow-up Items from February 1, 2016 Meeting 8:10 a.m. Final Base Budget Actions 8:30 a.m. Student Enrollment Growth & WPU Value Estimates 8:45 a.m. State . . . → Read More

Education News Roundup: Feb. 2, 2016

2015 Flag Day ceremony at the Utah State Office of Education.

In todays ENR: Prosperity 2020 and Education First call for an public income tax vote to increase funding for education. Bill would change references from “Utah State Office of Education” to “Utah State Board of Education” in Utah statute. Sen. Stevenson touts a west desert land swap to bring additional funds to education. U.S. Department of Education discussing ways to cut back on standardized testing. Links to these stories and many more are in the Education News Roundup for Feb. 2. . . . → Read More