Education News Roundup: Aug. 5, 2014

The School Breakfast Program by USDA/CC/flickr

In today’s ENR: UEA names a new executive director. Logan is offering school breakfast for all students. Education reform keeps showing up on Comedy Central’s Daily Show and Colbert Report. Links to these stories and many more are in the Education News Roundup for August 5. . . . → Read More

Education News Roundup: June 24, 2014

Amelia Earhart Elementary Read-a-Thon 4

In today’s ENR: Logan Herald Journal looks at the ESEA waiver issue. Topaz High School class of ’45 will hold their 69th high school reunion. Think about that one. Topaz High School 1945. Pediatricians prescribe reading aloud to your children. Links to these stories and many more are in the Education News Roundup for June 24. . . . → Read More

Education News Roundup: May 20, 2014

2013 Healthy STEM 5K

In today’s ENR: Standard has some follow up on Box Elder’s new superintendent. America’s Promise looks at why students drop out. Technology finally comes full circle. New math app comes with actual human help. Links to these stories and many more are in the Education News Roundup for May 20. . . . → Read More

Education News Roundup: May 12, 2014

State Superintendent of Public Instruction Martell Menlove at the 2013 State of Education Address.

In today’s ENR: Search for a new State Superintendent has begun. Standard looks at some of the changes going on in the Ogden District. Salt Lake District looks to lower class sizes. Congratulations to Sam Ray, new North Sanpete superintendent. Links to these stories and many more are in the Education News Roundup for May 12. . . . → Read More

Education News Roundup: April 30, 2014

Utah Teachers at the Summer 2013 Core Academy

In today’s ENR: Canyons names a DeKalb, IL, superintendent as its new superintendent. Congratulations to the Tribune’s Lisa Schencker, named best education reporter in the Rocky Mountain Region. Teacher certification tests may be getting tougher. Links to these stories and many more are in the Education News Roundup for April 30. . . . → Read More

Education News Roundup: April 28, 2014

Student art at the Beverley Taylor Sorenson Arts & Education Complex

In today’s ENR: Trib looks at the vaccination rate in Utah schools. NCES report shows national, and Utah, graduation rate at 80 percent. Public lands issues also continues to be in the news. Utah GOP convention supports partisan school board races. Links to these stories and m any more are in the Education News Roundup for April 28. . . . → Read More

Education News Roundup: April 21, 2014

SAGE Brochure

In today’s ENR: Standard begins its multi-part video look at school grading. Trib weighs the plusses and minuses of the junior high vs. the middle school model for secondary education. D-News looks at this spring’s new SAGE tests. Links to these stories and many more are in the Education News Roundup for April 21. . . . → Read More

Education News Roundup: April 16, 2014

"National Spelling Bee" by Stacey Huggins/CC/flickr

In today’s ENR: More than half-a-million students, teachers, and staff at Utah schools will participate in tomorrow’s Great Utah Shakeout. Congratulations and good luck to Gauri Garg, who won the state geography bee. Salt Lake wins grant to improve phys ed and nutrition in the district. Link to these stories and many more are in the Education News Roundup for . . . → Read More

Education News Roundup: April 4, 2014

In today’s ENR: Utah State Board of Education discusses model school lunch policy. Governor touts education as a piece of Utah’s economic success. Park City sees surge in enrollment. Former State Superintendent Tony Bennett discusses the fate of Common Core in Indiana. Links to these stories and many more are in the Education News Roundup for April 4. . . . → Read More