Education News Roundup: May 15, 2017

AP looks anew at vouchers in Utah with the ascendancy of Secretary DeVos, a voucher proponent. AP also has a national package on vouchers and school choice generally. Congratulations to new Murray Supt. Jennifer Covington. KSL looks at Utah’s teacher shortage. New York Times looks at the Google-ization of American education. For parents is the equation really Math < Reading? If gym class burps can be ruled on by the 10th Circuit Court of Appeals and discussed by the U.S. Supreme Court, they can be included in the news roundup. All that and more in today's Education News Roundup. . . . → Read More



Education News Roundup: Aug. 4, 2015

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In today’s ENR: Washington School District is looking for a tax increase. KTVX looks at Weber State’s PREP program for junior high students. USU psychology professor Russell Warne discusses the efficacy of AP classes. Just how effective is educator professional development? Links to these stories and many more are in the Education News Roundup for Aug. 4. . . . → Read More