Education News Roundup: Feb. 12, 2016

In today’s ENR: Public Education Appropriations recommends a 2.5 percent increase in funding along with a pared back education technology program. Utah Foundation takes a look at public education governance in Utah, including the State Board of Education. President Obama announces he will nominate John King as Secretary of Education. Likns to these stories and many more are in the Education News Roundup for Feb. 12, 2016. . . . → Read More

A message to secondary science teachers

Ricky Scott, USOE Science Specialist.

We are reaching the time of year when many of you will start to be considering teaching assignments for next year. In an effort to avoid some of the issues that we have heard of teachers encountering, we are sending out this email to encourage you to log in to your CACTUS account ( to know what science endorsements you currently have with your license. This information is incredibly important when it comes to accepting new teaching assignments. . . . → Read More