Education News Roundup: April 27, 2017

Gov. Herbert was in attendance when President Trump signed an order yesterday seeking a review of federal education regulations. Ogden School District moves to performance pay for coaches. Trib follows up on the American Preparatory Academy construction issue in Draper. 2014 Utah Teacher of the Year Allison Riddle discusses after-school programs in Ed Week. New IES study looks at the Washington, D.C. voucher program and student success. All that and more in today’s Education News Roundup. . . . → Read More

Education News Roundup: Feb. 8, 2017

Rep. Chaffetz signs on as a cosponsor of a bill to abolish the U.S. Department of Education. Park City students design a mobile classroom in a bus. 2014 Utah Teacher of the Year Allison Riddle calls for more teacher leaders. Betsy DeVos begins her work as Secretary of Education. The House votes to block ESSA rules. All that and more in today’s Education News Roundup. . . . → Read More

Education News Roundup: July 3, 2014

Allison P. Riddle, Utah’s 2014 Teacher of the Year

In today’s ENR: Congratulations to Utah Teacher of the Year Allison Riddle, who recently won one of the National Education Association Foundation’s Awards for Teaching Excellence. Politico offers an update on the national test consortia. And if you’re stuck at work today, much like ENR, you can kill some time by playing the “which snack foods meet the new federal vending machine standards” game from Ed Week. Links to these stories and many more are in the Education News Roundup for July 3. . . . → Read More