Education News Roundup: Feb. 16, 2016

In today’s ENR: D-News takes a closer look at the proposed education budget. State Board of Education and State Charter School Board consider West Ridge Academy. New poll of Utah GOP delegates finds schools and education the top issue, but with just 21 percent of delegates naming it as the top issue. GOP gubernatorial candidate Jonathan Johnson wants to see “the Utah State Board of Education coming up with five or six different standards and letting each school board choose what should be implemented into schools.” Links to these stories and many more are in the Education News Roundup for Feb. 16, 2016. . . . → Read More

MLK Jr. Awards Luncheon

The Utah State Office to Education honored winners of the state’s 32nd annual Martin Luther King Jr. essay and video contest at an awards luncheon on Feb. 12 . . . . → Read More