Utah Senate gives preliminary approval to resolution changing public education governance

Stack of Bills

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

USBE direct, non-partisan elections bill fails on House floor

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A much-anticipated bill granting direct, non-partisan elections for state school board members was defeated in a House vote yesterday. Plus, seven other education bills to watch moved forward in the legislative process. . . . → Read More