Should students lose credit for missing school or being late?

A recent episode of KSL Radio’s Doug Wright Show discussed a policy at an Alpine School District school that denies credit for students who have repeatedly been absent or tardy, even if they otherwise received good marks. The Utah State Office of Education’s legal team says, while a school’s motives may be good, these kinds of policies could violate student property rights. . . . → Read More

Check out the latest edition of the Utah School Law Update

Educator misconduct, social media, unprofessional practices, the latest education court cases and your questions about school law answered by USOE’s legal team are featured in the latest edition of the Utah School Law Update. . . . → Read More