Education News Roundup: Sept. 28

In today’s ENR: Iron School District choir drops out of Southern Utah event. Milford High School awards diplomas to World War II vets. Trib supports Davis bond proposal. What does the resignation of House Speaker Boehner mean for the rewrite/reauthorization of No Child Left Behind? German schools attempt to deal with all the new migrant students. Links to these stories and many more are in the Education News Roundup for Sept. 28. . . . → Read More

Education News Roundup: June 24, 2015

Tami Pyfer, education advisor for Gov. Gary Herbert.

In today’s ENR: Gov. Gary Herbert’s education advisor, Tami Pyfer, takes to KVNU to discuss the governor’s cooperation on education issues. The Governor himself takes to CBNC to tout Utah’s investment in education. Ed Week looks at the proposed education cuts in the Senate’s budget. Links to these stories and many more are in the Education News Roundup for June 24. . . . → Read More

Education News Roundup: April 30, 2015

"Macro Monday" by Joanne Johnson/CC/flickr

In today’s ENR: KUER takes a closer look at the property tax increase for public schools. Grand County looks at random drug testing students involved in extracurricular activities. Trib follows up on yesterday’s release of history, geography, and civics national test results. New study finds young teachers maybe aren’t leaving the profession in the high numbers previously assumed. Links to these stories and many more are in the Education News Roundup for April 30. . . . → Read More

Education News Roundup: March 24, 2015

In today’s ENR: What’s the next step in State School Board elections? Superintendent Smith apologizes for his remarks at the end of the legislative session. U’s answer to need for STEM workers? Let kids have fun with science. West Jordan charter school student wins county spelling bee Ariana Babbitt spells ‘sardius’ and is heading to the Scripps National Spelling Bee. Links to these stories and many more are in the Education News Roundup for March 24. . . . → Read More

Education News Roundup: March 19

In today’s ENR: Utah Supreme Court issues a ruling on the omnibus education bill from five years ago. The Legislature did end and education fared fairly well. School grading was passed. Utah Foundation meeting puts a spotlight on education. Alpine District focuses on eliminating failing grades. Links to these stories and many more are in the Education News Roundup for March, 19. . . . → Read More