Education News Roundup: Oct. 20 – 2016

In today’s ENR: Gov. Herbert endorses four candidates for State School Board. There are eight total State School Board races this year. The deadline looms for choosing a new Davis superintendent. Center on Budget and Policy Priorities looks at state spending on education since the great recession. . . . → Read More

Find Strong Candidates for Office

Utah State Board of Education Member Kim Burningham

Current political attention is focused on activities of the Utah Legislature, but I urge you to look ahead. Just one week after the Legislature adjourns, filing deadlines for elected positions is scheduled. . . . → Read More

State Board of Ed Election Results

Utah State Board of Education Seal

Here are the preliminary results of the 2012 State School Board election, according to the website. All incumbents seeking another term on the board were re-elected. Three new members will join the board in January. Current board members Laurel Brown, Carol Murphy and Janet Cannon will be leaving the board at the end of the year. . . . → Read More

State School Board Candidates

"Your Vote Counts" by Renee Silverman/CC/flickr

Wondering who is running for office in your school district this November? Here is a list of the candidates seeking a seat in the Utah State Board of Education. Read a brief biography on each at Some of the candidates also offer links to their own websites. . . . → Read More