Joel Coleman appointed as interim Superintendent

Superintendent for the Utah Schools for the Deaf and the Blind Joel Coleman has been named the interim Superintendent of Public Instruction for the State of Utah. Coleman, who has served as the USDB superintendent for the past year, will transition into the interim position at the Utah State Office of Education over the next week. He will remain in that position until a permanent superintendent steps in before resuming his position at the USDB. . . . → Read More

Coalition of Minorities Meeting

photo collage of minority students

The Utah Coalition of Minorities Advisory Committee (CMAC) will be meeting April 24 at the Utah State Office of Education. See the full agenda for details. . . . → Read More

Light of Learning Award

Mark Bouchard was presented with the State Board of Education Light of Learning Award on Dec. 6.

It is a privilege and an honor to introduce Mr. Mark Bouchard. Mark Bouchard is a valued friend, thoughtful appraiser and tireless advocate for Utah’s children and for public education. . . . → Read More

Utah’s Core Standards, Assessments and Privacy Regulations

USOE Associate Superintendent Brenda Hales

Associate Superintendent Brenda Hales clarifies errors and misinformation in a recent news release from the Utah Education Coalition about Utah’s core standards, assessments and privacy regulations. . . . → Read More