Education News Roundup: Oct. 22, 2015




In today’s ENR: Prosperity 2020 issues a report on Utah’s education effort. Legislature gets its first look at the proposed statewide school technology masterplan. Former legislator David Ure named new head of SITLA’s board. USHE and USOE cooperate on improving teacher preparation. Links to these stories and many more are in the Education News Roundup for Oct. 22. . . . → Read More

Education News Roundup: June 29, 2015

"Etruscan Tombs" by Beacon Heights Elementary students.




In today’s ENR: Trib looks into the arguments surrounding the proposed update to Utah’s science standards. Standard looks at calls for better finance tracking at USOE. D-News looks at Hunter High switching to the four-year model. National Journal previews the ESEA rewrite debate. Educators, parents see four-year high school as ‘a better pedagogical model. Links to these stories and many more are in the Education News Roundup for June 29. . . . → Read More

Education News Roundup: April 13, 2015




In today’s ENR: State Board of Education releases the draft middle school science standards for public review. Standard takes another look at USOR. The NCLB rewrite goes for markup tomorrow. Students join Gov. Herbert in ceremonial education bill signing. DaVinci partners with YMCA for STEM after school. Links to these stories and many more are in the Education News Roundup for April 13. . . . → Read More