State Board Members Picked for National Technology Task Force

The National Association of State Boards of Education (NASBE) is pleased to announce that Leslie Castle and Craig Coleman, both members of the Utah State Board of Education, have been selected to serve on a year-long NASBE study group — The Role of Technology in Schools and Communities — to examine the compound issues surrounding the ever-expanding use of digital technology in K-12 education. . . . → Read More

State Board of Education Member explains his support for the Utah Common Core

Craig E. Coleman, Utah State Board of Education, District 3

Utah State Board of Education Member Craig E. Coleman explains the merits of the Utah Common Core in an opinion piece published in today’s Deseret News, “Implementing the New Common Core State Standards.” In it, he explains what the Common Core is, how it’s being implemented and why he and the rest of the State Board unanimously voted to adopt these new, more rigorous standards for Math and English Language Arts. . . . → Read More