Anti-Bullying Best Practices Seminar

Image from the Colorado Safe 2 Tell student bullying hotline.




If you missed the National Anti-Bullying Seminar, hosted by the Coalition of Minorities Advisory Committee (CMAC), here is the link to the presentations. . . . → Read More

Educational Equity board seeks Nominees

photo collage of minority students




The Coalition of Minorities Advisory Committee (CMAC) is seeking nominees to fill upcoming vacancies. The committee’s role is to advise the Utah State Board of Education on the educational needs of culturally and linguistically diverse students in Utah. . . . → Read More

Coalition of Minorities Rallying Support to Restore At-Risk Funding

Utah State Board of Education Coalition of Minorities Advisory Committee meets December 12, 2011




The State Board of Education Coalition of Minorities Advisory Committee unanimously passed a motion yesterday to take a stand in response to Utah Governor Gary Herbert’s budget recommendation released earlier this week. . . . → Read More

Minority education advisory committee meets today

Coalition of Minorities Advisory Committee Chair Ike Spencer_"Minority education advisory committee meets today"




The Utah State Board of Education’s Coalition of Minorities Advisory Committee meets today at the Utah State Office of Education. The committee meets monthly to discuss issues related to the education of Utah’s minority students, such as educational equity, closing achievement gaps and diversity awareness. . . . → Read More

Minority education coalition still seeking Asian American and Pacific Islander nominees

Educational Equity_Minority education coalition seeks Asian American and Pacific Islander nominees




The call for nominees to the Utah State Board of Education’s Coalition of Minorities Advisory Committee (CMAC) has been extended, again, as Asian American and Pacific Islander candidates are still needed. Therefore, the deadline to submit nominees to represent these two ethnic groups on the committee has been extended to October 15, 2011. . . . → Read More

MLK contest now accepting video and essay entries

Utah State Office of Education Martin Luther King Junior Essay Contest




The Utah State Office of Education, Educational Equity Section, invites students to enter the 28th annual Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Contest in honor of his birthday and lasting legacy. This contest is an opportunity for Utah’s seventh through twelfth graders to continue to find new meaning and applications for the legacy Dr. King left to the world in the area of human and civil rights. This year, we are excited to announce a new video category for the contest. . . . → Read More

Utah minority education coalition seeks new members

Educational Equity_State Board of Education minority coalition committee looking for new members




The Utah State Board of Education Coalition of Minorities Advisory Committee, CMAC, is looking for nominees to fill several vacancies. The deadline to submit nominees is September 15, 2011. There are openings for several two-year terms that begin December 31, 2011. . . . → Read More