New State Superintendent Selected




The Utah State Board of Education on Friday selected Ogden School District Superintendent Brad C. Smith as the next State Superintendent of Public Instruction. . . . → Read More

2014 Living Traditions Festival School Day

2014 Living Traditions Festival School Day event




More than 2,300 students, teachers and chaperones attended the 2014 Living Traditions Festival School Day event. The Salt Lake City Arts Council and Utah State Office of Education present the school day program each year before the festival opens to the public. . . . → Read More

Education News Roundup: April 29, 2014

Artwork at the Beverley Taylor Sorenson Arts & Education Complex




In today’s ENR: Canyons District set to name a new superintendent tonight. National Journal asks: What’s the deal with upward mobility in Salt Lake City? With growth — e.g., charter schools, online education — in the education sector, is there a looming leadership gap ahead? Links to these stories and many more are in the Education News Roundup for April 29. . . . → Read More

Healthy STEM 5K Registration




Please sign up for the Healthy STEM 5k. See the flyer for all the details. Participants can register on EventBrite. . . . → Read More

Living Traditions Festival

Living Traditions Festival 2013




The Utah State Office of Education, Educational Equity Section, will again co-sponsor the following activity with the Salt Lake Arts Council for second,third, and fourth grade students. . . . → Read More

Rose Park Elementary Needs You

"Megaphon" by Floeschie/CC/flickr




Rose Park Elementary in Salt Lake City is a finalist for the Select 25 award from Selecthealth. They are one of three organizations that are competing for the final award of $2,500 to support building a new track to help students, families, and community members exercise. . . . → Read More

Nathan Auck, PAEMST Finalist

School Bus and the Utah State Board of Education_Public Education Provides Support to Utah Clean Air Projects




Nathan Auck, a mathematics teacher at Horizonte Instruction and Training Center in Salt Lake City, has been selected as a Utah State Finalist for the Presidential Award for Excellence in Mathematics and Science Teaching (PAEMST). . . . → Read More

Education News Roundup: Oct. 26, 2012

"Twitter" by Scott Beale / Laughing Squid/CC/flickr




In today’s ENR: Here’s your chance to digitally meet this year’s Utah State School Board candidates. U issues a report on chronic absenteeism in Utah schools. Sen. Reid comments further on sex education. Teen shows educators how to Tweet. Links to these stories and many more are in the Education News Roundup for Oct. 26. . . . → Read More