Education News Roundup: June 8, 2016

The four candidates for the Utah State Board of Education District 15 seat square off in their first debate. Gov. Herbert visits Roy High and notes the school’s improved graduation rate. How are states feeling about the draft ESSA rules? AP looks at chronic absenteeism across the states. Ed Week turns to U Law Professor Amy Wildermuth, among others, for guidance on transgender guidance and administrative law. All that and more in today’s Education News Roundup. . . . → Read More

State Board, Education Interim Committee Joint Meeting Agenda

The Utah State Board of Education will hold a joint meeting with the Education Interim Committee beginning at 8 a.m. on Tuesday, June 14, 2016 in the Multipurpose Room at Salt Lake Community College, South City Campus, 1575 S State Street, Salt Lake City. . . . → Read More