State Board of Education Meeting Agendas for May 4-5, 2017




The Utah State Board of Education will hold a hold a study session, meet as the Governing Board of the Utah Schools for the Deaf and the Blind, and hold committee meetings at the Board’s office, 250 E 500 South, Salt Lake City on Thursday, May 4, 2017 beginning at 9 a.m. The full Board will meet on Friday, May 5 beginning at 8 a.m. at the Board’s Salt Lake City office. . . . → Read More

Board of Education Meeting Agenda for August




The Utah State Board of Education will hold a study session, meet as the Governing Board of the Utah Schools for the Deaf and the Blind, and hold committee meetings beginning at 3 p.m. on Thursday, August 11, and meet as a full Board on Friday, August 12 beginning at 8 a.m., at the Board’s office, 250 E 500 South, Salt Lake City. Highlights of this month’s meeting include: . . . → Read More

State Board Seeks Local Flexibility




The Utah State Board of Education asked the U.S. Department of Education to consider a number of provisions to grant more local control over schools in proposed regulations attached to the Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA), passed into law in late 2015 and scheduled to take effect in 2017. . . . → Read More