Keeping our promises: Part 4

Utah State Board of Education Chairwoman Debra Roberts, District 15

Utah State Board of Education Chair Debra Roberts submits her final post in her four-part series on Utah’s long-term strategy for public education, outlined in the recently adopted document “Promises to Keep.” In this entry, she looks to the future at the challenges and opportunities of a new educational paradigm. . . . → Read More

Keeping our promises: Part 3

Utah State Board of Education Chairwoman Debra Roberts, District 15

Read the next installation in Utah State Board of Education Chairwoman Debra Roberts’ series on the recently adopted mission and vision statement for public education in Utah, “Promises to Keep.” In this post, she examines the premises upon which Promises to Keep is based. In her last post, she outlined what she believes to be one of the most important premises for public education in the United States: the rights and responsibilities of the individual. The first laid out the creation of Promises to Keep and what the Board intends to accomplish by adopting it. The final post in the series will look forward at the transformation Roberts hopes to see in Utah’s public education system. . . . → Read More