The Utah State Board of Education Coalition of Minorities Advisory Committee (CMAC) will meet Oct. 25 at Utah State Office of Education from noon to 2 p.m. Items on the agenda include a presentation of the new Utah Comprehensive Assessment System (UCAS). . . . → Read More
The Utah State Board of Education Coalition of Minorities Advisory Committee (CMAC) meets today at the State Office of Education from noon to 2 p.m. On the agenda, CMAC will get an update on the 2011 graduation and dropout rates for districts and schools and discuss the process of filling vacancies on the committee. . . . → Read More
The Utah State Board of Education meets to discuss proposed legislation throughout the general session. The meetings typically take place on Thursdays from noon to 2 p.m., unless there is already a State Board of Education meeting scheduled, in which case the legislative review happens in conjunction with the regularly scheduled meeting. New this year, these meetings are now live streamed. . . . → Read More
The Utah State Board of Education will meet on Thursday, Jan. 12 beginning at 8:15 a.m. at the Utah State Office of Education, 250 E. 500 South, Salt Lake City. Please note the day of the week of this meeting is different than the State Board’s regularly scheduled meetings, which typically take place on Fridays. . . . → Read More
Highlights of the December meeting of the Utah State Board of Education: A short film on Utah’s dual immersion programs. A report on Utah’s performance-based compensation pilot programs. And a presentation from Utah’s Rural School Association that includes information on necessarily existent small schools. The meeting begins Friday, December 2, at 8:15 a.m. Read more to view the full agenda or for links to the live stream and other Utah State Board of Education resources. . . . → Read More
The Utah State Board of Education meets Thursday at 4:30 for committee meetings then reconvenes for the full board meeting at 8 a.m. Friday, November 4. Highlights of the meeting include: Recommendations for a grading system for Utah public schools; A discussion of the National Association of State Boards of Education report on teacher effectiveness; and a report on Utah’s performance-based compensation pilot program. Read the full agenda, complete with links to background information, here. . . . → Read More
The Utah State Board of Education’s Coalition of Minorities Advisory Committee meets today at the Utah State Office of Education. The committee meets monthly to discuss issues related to the education of Utah’s minority students, such as educational equity, closing achievement gaps and diversity awareness. . . . → Read More
UTAH STATE BOARD OF EDUCATION
Friday, October 7, 2011
(Watch the live stream of the meeting here)
8 a.m. to 8:30 a.m.
1. Welcome and Promises to Keep Highlight • Pledge of Allegiance • Board Member Message • Promises to Keep: Effective Assessment
8:30 to 8:45 a.m.
2. Public Participation/Comment
Priority shall be given . . . → Read More