State Board of Education Meeting Summary

In its January 13, 2017 meeting, the Utah State Board of Education: * Agreed to continue looking at a statewide kindergarten entry and exit assessment. * Approved 68 Digital Teaching and Learning Qualified Grant Program applications. * Granted waivers from the 180-day rule to three Utah schools. . . . → Read More

Education News Roundup: Jan. 13, 2017

Senate President Niederhauser calls a hike in state income tax “the worst thing we can do.” Utah State Board of Education will discuss waivers for schools who declared snow days this year. Deseret News editorial board opens a discussion in sex education in Utah. Bureau of Indian Affairs faces a lawsuit over the performance of Indian education. All that and more in today’s Education News Roundup. . . . → Read More