Education News Roundup: July 2, 2015




In today’s ENR: Governor names Stan Lockhart to the Utah State Board of Education, replacing the late C. Mark Openshaw. D-News looks at Salt Lake District’s teacher mentoring program. Grant offers a boost for ed tech in southwestern Utah. House opens debate on the ESEA rewrite on Tuesday. Sonia Manzano, aka Maria on “Sesame Street,” is retiring. Links to these stories and many more are in the Education News Roundup for Jujly 2. . . . → Read More

Gov. appoints Lockhart to State School Board




The office of Gov. Gary Herbert issued a news release announcing the appointment of Stan Lockhart to the Utah State Board of Education. . . . → Read More

Education News Roundup: June 12, 2015

Utah State Board of Education member C. Mark Openshaw




In today’s ENR: Terribly, terribly sad: Utah State Board of Education member C. Mark Openshaw and three of his family members were killed Friday morning in a small plane crash in rural Missouri. Sen. Lee backs religious protection bill. Sen. Stephenson discusses Utah’s per-pupil funding. Links to these stories and many more are in the Education News Roundup for June 12. . . . → Read More