Education News Roundup: Jan. 26, 2017

Education takes a central role in Gov. Herbert’s State of the State address. Sen. Dabakis wants to turn Utah’s flat tax into a two-tiered system to fund education. NEA claims credit for 1 million e-mails urging a rejection of Education nominee Betsy DeVos. Wall Street Journal looks at people who buy homes specifically with a top-performing school in mind. All that and more in today’s Education News Roundup. . . . → Read More

Education News Roundup: Nov. 01 -2016

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In today’s ENR: Deseret News looks at the upcoming expansion of the Carmen B. Pingree Autism Center of Learning. Geneva gets a facelift courtesy of volunteers. Study: How A Happy School Can Help Students Succeed. The Need to Validate Vocational Interests Assuming college is always the best option turns career-minded students away from true learning. . . . → Read More

Education News Roundup: Oct. 21 – 2016

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In today’s ENR: NEA president tells Utah teachers to ‘proceed until apprehended,’ calls school board elections the most important in the state. Auction nets $5.5M for Utah schools, sells off part of land in Bears Ears struggle. New Website Aims to Keep Kids Alcohol Free. School district requires $15 background checks for all visitors — including parents. Texas May Be Denying Tens Of Thousands Of Children Special Education. . . . → Read More