Education News Roundup: May 19, 2017




Salt Lake District is offering teachers a 9 percent pay raise. Remember to pay your web domain name fee on time. Dual immersion students now starting to reach high school. KSL looks at who owns Utah, including the land managed by the School and Institutional Trust Lands Administration. The National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine issue a new report on CTE. All that and more in today’s Education News Roundup. . . . → Read More

Education News Roundup: Dec. 21




In today’s ENR: Senate President Niederhauser previews the upcoming legislative session with a big nod toward the Essential Elements education technology plan. Herald Journal looks at teacher retention up north. Superintendent Smith and School and Institutional Trust Lands Administration Director Carter discuss Sen. Hatch’s test and training range bill. How quickly are states moving to take advantage of new flexibility in the ESSA? Links to these stories and many more are in the Education News Roundup for Dec. 21. . . . → Read More

Book Cliffs Development a Win for Schools

Map of School Trust Lands in Utah




On August 20, 2013, the School and Institutional Trust Lands Administration (SITLA) Board of Trustees voted to approve a proposal from Anadarko E & P Onshore LLC to conduct exploratory drilling over a five-year period on SITLA’s Book Cliffs Block. . . . → Read More

Honoring a Lifetime of Service

Margaret Bird




Utah Lt. Gov. Greg Bell, members of the Utah State Board of Education, and members of the School and Institutional Trust Lands Administration Board of Trustees will honor Margaret Bird, the long-time beneficiary voice on school trust issues, in a ceremony at the Utah State Capitol on June 20. . . . → Read More