Fine Arts standards Public Review




The Utah State Board of Education voted Friday, Oct., 9, 2015, to release draft Utah Core Arts Standards for a 90-day public review ending on January 15, 2016. . . . → Read More

Education Finance Committee Meeting




The Utah State Board of Education Finance Committee will hold a meeting at 6 p.m. on Thursday, July 9 at the Utah State Office of Education, 250 E. 500 South, Salt Lake City. The complete agenda along with more information about agenda items can be found here. The meeting will be streamed live here. . . . → Read More

State Charter School Board Meeting

Utah Charter Schools




The State Charter School Board meeting is scheduled for 9 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. at the Utah State Office of Education. More information about agenda items is available at: http://www.schools.utah.gov/charterschools/State-Charter-School-Board/2015-Board-Meetings/July-2015.aspx . . . → Read More

State Board June Agendas




The Utah State Board of Education will hold a study session and its committee meetings on Thursday, June 18 and its full Board meeting on Friday, June 19 at the Utah State Office of Education, 250 E. 500 South, Salt Lake City. The complete agenda along with more information about agenda items can be found here. Thursday’s study session and Friday’s meeting will be streamed live here. . . . → Read More

Education News Roundup: May 8, 2015

"Mystical Mathematical Mandalas" by South Summit Elementary's fourth grade students.




In today’s ENR: Utah Foundation looks at how many more kids will be entering Utah schools over the next 35 years. It’s a lot. Alpine Board names Assistant Superintendent Sam Jarman as new superintendent, replacing the retiring Vern Henshaw. KSL looks at salaries in Utah schools and districts. KSL also looks at the starting times of Utah schools. ACT expands computer-based testing. Links to these stories and many more are in the Education News Roundup. . . . → Read More

State Board October Meeting




The Utah State Board of Education will interview finalists for State Superintendent of Public Instruction on Thursday Oct. 9 and hold their regular meeting Friday, Oct. 10 at the Utah State Office of Education, 250 E. 500 South, Salt Lake City. The Board is scheduled to consider hiring a new superintendent on Friday. The complete agenda along with more information about agenda items can be found here. . . . → Read More

Call for Nominees

photo collage of minority students




CMAC will have the following openings as of December 31, 2014. Please refer to the attached letter for details on how to nominate. As you think about names of individuals, you may wish to submit, please read the overview describing CMAC’s mission. . . . → Read More

State Board June Meeting Agenda

Utah State Board of Education Seal




The Utah State Board of Education will hold a work/study session on Thursday, June 5 and its regular monthly meeting on Friday, June 6 at the Utah State Office of Education, 250 E. 500 South, Salt Lake City. . . . → Read More

USBE December Meeting Summary

Utah State Board of Education Seal




On Friday Dec. 7, the Utah State Board of Education received recommendations from the Graduation Requirements/Competency Committee on overhauling Utah’s high school graduation requirements. Among the recommendations: Establishing three paths to graduation, a fast path, standard path and specialized path. . . . → Read More