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    Sydnee Dickson Selected as Utah’s State Superintendent

    The Utah State Board of Education unanimously selected veteran educator Sydnee Dickson as the next State Superintendent of Public Instruction on Thursday, June 23, 2016. Dickson, who for the last three months has served as interim superintendent, said she’s excited to continue serving the students and educators in Utah. “I am committed to carrying out the vision of the Utah State Board of […]

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    State Board Names Finalists for State Superintendent Position

    June 16, 2016 The Utah State Board of Education has named Dr. Taran Chun and Dr. Sydnee Dickson as finalists for the position of State Superintendent of Public Instruction. Both applicants will be interviewed in a public meeting on Thursday, June 23, 2016. Chun, who currently works as a school administrator in the Alpine School District, also serves on Utah Valley University’s Board of Trustees […]

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    State Board Approves Funds for The Road Home’s Summer Academic Program

    June 6, 2016 Nearly 50 students whose families now use The Road Home’s Midvale shelter will begin receiving educational services today after the Utah State Board of Education approved a one-time request to fund the program through July 1. The State Board unanimously approved allocating $15,000, money that comes from Federal Mineral Lease revenue in the State Board’s discretionary account and […]

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    State Board releases secondary social studies standards for 90-day review

    The Utah State Board of Education voted May 13, 2016, to release proposed secondary social studies standards for public comment. Those standards are now available for public comment, and members of the public are invited to provide feedback. Read the standards here: Standards for Utah Studies, U.S. History I, World History, World Geography, U.S. History II, and U.S. Government and […]

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    Response to U.S. Department of Education and Justice Release of Joint Guidance to Ensure the Civic Rights of Transgender Students

    The following was sent to district superintendents and charter school directors on Monday, May 16, 2016: Education Leaders, On May 13, 2016, the Utah State Board of Education and local education agencies (LEAs) throughout the state received a letter from the U.S. Department of Education’s Office of Civil Rights outlining guidance in regard to accommodations for transgender student use of […]

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