Education News Roundup: June 27, 2017




A group of Utah educators files suit to halt partisan State School Board elections. Parents of six Utah girls file suit to allow their daughters to play high school football. St. George News takes a closer look at homeless students. AP takes a closer look at what yesterday’s Supreme Court ruling on school playgrounds portends for vouchers. The Atlantic and The Hill takes larger views of the public education system in the U.S. Code.org creates a computer coding class for middle schoolers while the New York Times takes a closer look at Code.org itself. All that and more in today’s Education News Roundup. . . . → Read More

Education News Roundup: Oct. 29




In today’s ENR: D-News follows up on the NAEP results in language arts and math. Summit County Attorney’s Office is looking into the Park City School District bond election. High school scrap books are being digitized. Gov. Herbert would like to meet with newly-elected Speaker Paul Ryan to discuss ESEA reauthorization. Links to these stories and many more are in the Education News Roundup for Oct. 29. . . . → Read More

State Partnership with Code.org




Today the Utah STEM Action Center and the Utah State Office of Education announced a partnership with Code.org that will increase participation in computer science courses by women and underrepresented students of color. . . . → Read More