Education News Roundup: Aug. 24, 2015




In today’s ENR: There’s some follow up on the Trib’s report last week comparing the demographics of Utah public school students with that of their teachers. Takeaways from the latest PDK/Gallup poll on public education. California considers making kindergarten mandatory. Links to these stories and many more are in the Education News Roundup for Aug. 24. . . . → Read More

Education News Roundup: Aug. 7, 2015




In today’s ENR: Utah State Board of Education continues to work on middle school science standards. Iowa approves Next Generation Science Standards. Pew Center takes a look at how teens are making friends, in real life an online. Seven more states get NCLB waivers and Connecticut’s waiver allows it to use the SAT exam for 11th grade assessment. Links to these stories and many more in the Education News Roundup for Aug. 7. . . . → Read More