Tag: Utah public schools

Commentary: Utah’s board of education should be nonpartisan

No one wants to take the state of Utah to court on a constitutional issue, but a group of civic-minded individuals and public interest organizations including the State PTA have done just that. The issue? Should elections for the State Board of Education be partisan or non-partisan? In 2016, the Utah Legislature passed SB78, which

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#UtahTeacherConfessions

We asked Utah teachers to tell us their education funding stories. How has funding affected life in their classrooms? How has it affected their career decisions or personal lives? We want to know. Education funding in Utah is inadequate – the state is 51st in the nation. Regardless, Utah teachers manage to work with large

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