A focus on the basics

Science Education_A focus on the basics_Prosperity 2020

Marty Carpenter from the Salt Lake Chamber provides an update on the business community’s education initiative, Prosperity 2020. Utah business leaders shaping the direction of Prosperity 2020 are exploring a number of initiatives to strengthen public education across the state with an emphasis on Utah’s youngest students. . . . → Read More

Education bills and budget discussions progress

Stack of Bills

As I write this post, the Senate Education Committee is tackling a full agenda. The committee convened at 7:30 a.m. today to get through four bills. This morning full of education bill debates follows a late evening yesterday at the Utah Capitol when appropriations subcommittee members delivered their budget recommendations to the Executive Appropriations Committee. . . . → Read More