Education News Roundup: Aug. 4, 2015

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In today’s ENR: Washington School District is looking for a tax increase. KTVX looks at Weber State’s PREP program for junior high students. USU psychology professor Russell Warne discusses the efficacy of AP classes. Just how effective is educator professional development? Links to these stories and many more are in the Education News Roundup for Aug. 4. . . . → Read More

Education News Roundup: June 22, 2015

Students make art during the Earth Connections Camp at Red Butte Garden.

In today’s ENR: State Board of Education deadlocks on a request from Gov. Herbert to support a letter from the National Governor’s Association on ESEA renewal. Ogden’s Rich Nye will be the new associate superintendent for assessment and data at USOE. Will the Utah State Office of Rehabilitation move out from under the Utah State Board of Education? Links to these stories and many more are in the Education News Roundup for June 22. . . . → Read More