Education News Roundup: June 14, 2017

Utah State Capitol

Are legislators looking at a property tax increase for Utah schools? Cache and Washington districts are the latest to offer teachers pay raises. Canyons District updates its school lunch arrears account policy. Canyons also looks at the possibility of a private transportation provider for students who live up the canyon. Ed Week’s annual Technology Counts issue is out. All that and more in today’s Education News Roundup. . . . → Read More

Education appropriations committee discusses “backpack funding,” buses, libraries and school nurses

The Public Education Appropriations Subcommittee met this morning to discuss student-based funding, two of the programs eliminated in the education base budget, and one program whose funding was reduced. . . . → Read More