Upcoming Meetings

2014 Education bills




Here is a list of 2016 Legislative Session meetings happening today and tomorrow. . . . → Read More

Field Trip Funding

School Bus parked outside the Utah State Capitol




The Utah State Legislature awarded funds in last year’s legislative session to enable schools to visit the Utah State Capitol. These funds will pay for the transportation costs for a field trip. We are taking applications and will allocate funds in a continuous dispersal process until the need has been met or the funds have been expended. . . . → Read More

Education Bills passed

2014 Education bills




Here is a list of education-related bills passed, enrolled or signed by Gov. Herbert as of 3 p.m. March 13, 2014. . . . → Read More

Day 7: Education Bills Up for Discussion

2014 Education bills




Here’s what is coming up Tuesday, Feb. 4 at the Utah Legislative Session. Senate Standing Committee: 8 a.m., Room 210 in the Senate Building. House Standing Committee: 2 p.m., Room 30 in the House Building. . . . → Read More

Education News Roundup: Jan. 27, 2014

Utah State Capitol




In today’s ENR: The Utah Legislature opened its general session this morning. Whither education this time? D-News asks if 66 by 2020 is realistic. Trib looks at state preschool spending in Utah. Utah Political Connection looks at Sen. Reid’s intergenerational poverty bill. Links to these stories and many more are in the Education News Roundup for Jan. 27. . . . → Read More

State Capitol Field Trip

State Capitol Field Trip




The Utah Commission on Civic and Character Education welcomes your application for field trip transportation reimbursement to visit the Legislature during this session. . . . → Read More

Public Education Appropriations Agenda

School bus parked in front of Utah State Capitol




The Public Education Appropriations Subcommittee is meeting at 9 a.m. Wednesday, Nov. 6. Here are the agenda items pertaining to Utah public education k-12. . . . → Read More

Honoring a Lifetime of Service

Margaret Bird




Utah Lt. Gov. Greg Bell, members of the Utah State Board of Education, and members of the School and Institutional Trust Lands Administration Board of Trustees will honor Margaret Bird, the long-time beneficiary voice on school trust issues, in a ceremony at the Utah State Capitol on June 20. . . . → Read More