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

State Board June Meeting Summary

In its June 10, 2016 meeting, the Utah State Board of Education: • Reviewed teacher entry and retention data in Utah. • Gave approval to a new academic pathway to teacher licensure. • Gave final approval to Utah’s new Digital Teaching and Learning Grant Program. . . . → Read More