Study: More than Half of New Utah Teachers Quit Within Seven Years




Fifty-six percent of Utah teachers who began in the teaching profession in 2007-08 were no longer classroom teachers in Utah by 2014-15, according to a study released today by the Utah Education Policy Center (UPEC) in collaboration with the Utah State Board of Education. . . . → Read More

Sydnee Dickson Named State Superintendent




The Utah State Board of Education unanimously selected veteran educator Sydnee Dickson as the next State Superintendent of Public Instruction on Thursday, June 23, 2016. . . . → Read More

State Superintendent Finalist Interviews




The Utah State Board of Education will hold a meeting on Thursday, June 23 at the Utah State Office of Education, 250 E. 500 South, Salt Lake City. The complete agenda can be found here. The meeting – with the exception of the two executive sessions – will be streamed live here. . . . → Read More

State Board appoints Interim Superintendent




The Utah State Board of Education today named Sydnee Dickson as interim superintendent of public instruction and announced plans to revisit the topic of appointing a permanent superintendent later this year. . . . → Read More