State Board June Meeting Summary

In its June 10, 2016 meeting, the Utah State Board of Education: • Reviewed teacher entry and retention data in Utah. • Gave approval to a new academic pathway to teacher licensure. • Gave final approval to Utah’s new Digital Teaching and Learning Grant Program. . . . → Read More

Education News Roundup: June 10, 2016

Utah State Office of Education June 2016 Employee of the Month Kirin McInns (front row) accepts congratulations from (from left) Deputy Superintendent Scott Jones, Finance Manager Jaime Barrett, Finance Director Natalie Grange, Research Analyst Brian Ipson, and State Superintendent Sydnee Dickson.

In today’s ENR: How can Utah get and keep more teachers? Trib follows up on yesterday’s Census report on school funding in the U.S. Ed Week takes a look at teachers’ use of technology in the classroom. Washington State Superintendent talks about shutting schools down in response to the funding crisis there. Links to these stories and many more are in the Education News Roundup for June 10, 2016. . . . → Read More