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The Conundrum of the Common Core Waiver

Posted in 2010, 2013, 2014, Featured on Monday, August 11th, 2014 at 11:33 AM 2 Comments

By Margaret Dayton
State Senator, District 15 (more…)

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Seeking a new Superintendent of Public Instruction

Posted in 2013, 2014 on Friday, May 9th, 2014 at 5:07 PM No Comments

From the Utah State Board of Education’s website: (more…)

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Who Needs Textbooks Anyway?

Posted in 2013, Featured on Wednesday, June 5th, 2013 at 8:00 PM 5 Comments

By Todd Weiler
Utah State Senator, District 23 (more…)

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Digital Learning: Is it working? via @KUTV2News

Posted in 2013 on Friday, May 31st, 2013 at 5:15 PM No Comments

Yesterday, KUTV did a great story on digital learning, featuring our own Senator Howard Stephenson.

“Imagine this: a baseball pitcher, honing his skills. He winds up for the pitch, lets the ball loose – and just then, his vision is cut off….

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Thoughts on NCLB & the Common Core

Posted in 2013, Featured on Tuesday, April 23rd, 2013 at 12:25 PM 3 Comments

By Margaret Dayton
Utah State Senator, District 15 (more…)

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Accountability + Transparency in Education

Posted in 2012, 2013, Featured on Thursday, March 28th, 2013 at 9:22 AM 7 Comments

By Stuart Reid
Utah State Senator, District 18 (more…)

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Senators need to ask tough questions.

Posted in 2012, 2013, Featured on Wednesday, March 20th, 2013 at 2:56 PM 2 Comments

By Deidre Henderson
Utah State Senator, District 7 (more…)

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Jeb Bush endorses SB271

Posted in 2012, 2013, Featured on Tuesday, March 12th, 2013 at 11:24 AM 4 Comments

In 2011, Senator Wayne Niederhauser ran SB59 – School Grading System (more…)

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What’s Right With Utah Ed: College Prep

Posted in 2012, 2013, Featured on Friday, March 8th, 2013 at 7:01 PM No Comments

By Margaret Dayton
Utah State Senator, District 15
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Senate Journal: March 8, 2013

Posted in 2012, 2013, Featured on Friday, March 8th, 2013 at 6:59 PM No Comments

Session Day 38 is over, and so is Week 6. (more…)

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Time to build an Education Plan

Posted in 2012, 2013, Featured on Thursday, March 7th, 2013 at 7:39 PM 1 Comments

By Wayne Niederhauser
Utah Senate President (more…)

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Why rush the job search?

Posted in 2012, Media Release on Thursday, September 13th, 2012 at 3:01 PM 5 Comments

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Governing Utah Education

Posted in 2012, Featured on Thursday, March 8th, 2012 at 5:19 PM 1 Comments

By Senator Howard Stephenson,
and Cody Jenkins (more…)

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Audio and Fact Sheet: Understanding SB64

Posted in 2012, Featured on Monday, February 27th, 2012 at 7:19 PM 2 Comments

Some facts about SB64: Public Education Employment Reform. (more…)

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The Current Education System: Challenges

Posted in 2012, Featured on Tuesday, February 21st, 2012 at 4:10 PM No Comments

By Senator Howard Stephenson and Cody Jenkins (more…)

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Three Bills to Improve Education in Utah

Posted in Uncategorized on Wednesday, February 8th, 2012 at 5:24 PM No Comments

By Aaron Osmond
Utah Senator and Chair of the Senate Education Standing Committee

Originally published in Utah Policy Daily

We at the state legislature strongly support public education, and we want to help make it the best it can be. Based on my travels around the state last fall, where…

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