Last day for committees, online ed fails… maybe, plus other ed bill news




Today is the last day for committee meetings, but that doesn’t necessarily mean bills that weren’t passed out of committee are dead. An online education bill fails on the Senate floor, but could return. The Legislature took action on six education-related bills we’re watching yesterday afternoon and unveiled five new ones. . . . → Read More

Provisional teacher bill heads to governor, other ed bills pass and some fail




A bill reinforcing that provisional teachers are at-will employees and districts don’t need to provide cause for their termination is on its way to the governor after the Utah Legislature passed it this morning. Also read about the other bills that have passed and those that haven’t since our last legislative update. . . . → Read More