School Counseling Week: Feb. 6 – 10, 2017




Utah Gov. Gary R. Herbert has declared the week of Feb. 6 – 10, 2017 as School Counseling Week in Utah. . . . → Read More

State Board Meeting Summary




In its December 9, 2016 meeting, the Utah State Board of Education: • Elected Mark Huntsman as the next chairman and elected Terryl Warner, Brittney Cummins, and Alisa Ellis as first, second, and third vice chairs respectively. • Adopted the Board’s Charter School Task Force recommendations seeking to clarify the governing roles of the Utah State Board of Education and the Utah State Charter School Board. • Adopted a resolution seeking a single, coherent school accountability system in the state. . . . → Read More

Education News Roundup: Sept. 19 – 2016




In today’s ENR: Congratulations to Utah’s National Merit scholarship semifinalists. New state superintendent begins statewide ‘Listening Tour’ in Cache Valley. Too big? What an Alpine School District split could be like. Nebraska to study education practices for deaf students. . . . → Read More

SafeUT Crisis & Safety Tipline Unveiled




Utah Attorney General Sean Reyes, State Senator Daniel Thatcher and representatives from the University of Utah Neuropsychiatric Institute (UNI), Utah Office of Education, and the School Safety and Crisis Line Commission today unveiled the SafeUT Crisis & Safety Tipline for Utah students. . . . → Read More

Congratulations to USOE’s Lillian Tsosie-Jensen

Comprehensive Counseling and Guidance Program Specialist Lilian Tsosie-Jensen




Comprehensive Counseling and Guidance Program Specialist Lillian Tsosie-Jensen was named Educator of the Year by the Utah Technology Council (UTC). . . . → Read More

Call for Presentations

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Send us your proposals for the CCGP: K-12 Programs and Youth in Custody, Adult Education, Prevention, and Student Services CTE Summer Conference. . . . → Read More

School Counseling Week in Utah




Gov. Gary R. Herbert declared Feb. 2-6, 2015, School Counseling Week in Utah. Utah joins the national observation to focus attention to school counselors’ vital role in helping students succeed academically and plan for a career. . . . → Read More

Education News Roundup: Nov. 24, 2014

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In today’s ENR: Study finds President Obama’s immigration plan would help undocumented immigrants in Utah the most. Lehi teacher dispenses with desks in the classroom. Look for the American Fork High band in the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade. States get some breathing room on teacher equity plans. Links to these stories and many more are in the Education News Roundup for Nov. 24. . . . → Read More

High School Graduation and Beyond




Encourage your students to focus on graduation requirements as they create a four-year College and Career Ready Plan. As you know, it is critical for students to earn all of the required credits each year in order to stay on-track to graduate. . . . → Read More