State Board August Meeting Summary




In its August 7, 2015 meeting, the Utah State Board of Education: • Directed staff to incorporate changes suggested during a 90-day public comment period on draft Utah Science and Engineering Education Standards for Grades 6-8 and agreed to allow an additional 30-day comment period on the updated draft. • Gave preliminary approval to a new rule establishing procedures for turning around low-performing schools. • Swore in new Board Member Stan Lockhart who represents District 13 in Utah County. . . . → Read More

State Board August Agenda




The Utah State Board of Education will hold a work/study session on Thursday, August 7 at the Utah State Office of Education, 250 E. 500 South, Salt Lake City. The complete agenda along with more information about agenda items can be found here. . . . → Read More