Education News Roundup: March 23, 2017

Jordan School District looks to boost teacher pay. Provo High looks to end FFA participation. Nationally, 50 education groups urge rejection of the GOP health bill, scheduled for a vote today. Education becomes a topic at the current Fed meeting. All that and more in today’s Education News Roundup. . . . → Read More

Education News Roundup: April 27, 2016

In today’s ENR: Utah Foundation report finds Utah charter schools receive less money per pupil than regular district schools, but then begins a discussion of equity. BYU buys the old Provo High property. Congratulations to Westwood Independent School District in Palestine, Texas, Superintendent Ed Lyman, who will become the new San Juan School District Superintendent. Salt Lake City’s Jackson Elementary is one of two schools in Utah and 114 low-income schools across the country that are receiving technology grants as part of Apple’s ConnectED program. Links to these stories and many more are in the Education News Roundup for April 27, 2016. . . . → Read More

Five Utah schools honored for decades of accreditation

This month, we are recognizing five schools that have reached significant accreditation milestones. These awards are symbolic of the dedication and commitment to student achievement and school improvement, and to the leadership of these fine schools. . . . → Read More