Superintendent: Get involved in activities this school year

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Utah State Superintendent of Public Instruction Larry K. Shumway is urging all Utah public school students to get involved in extracurricular activities in his back to school message for students and parents. Research shows that taking advantage of activities outside of school is a strong predictor of future success, but not every student takes advantage of these programs. . . . → Read More

Utah Senate gives preliminary approval to resolution changing public education governance

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The Senate gives preliminary approval to a resolution changing the governance of the state’s public education system. Also, read a recap of what happened on Friday at the Utah Legislature, including news about a teacher tenure bill the State Board of Education sees as unnecessary. . . . → Read More