June 5-6, 2014, meeting
In its June 6 meeting, the Utah State Board of Education:
- Postponed a decision on whether to apply for an extension to Utah’s waiver under the federal Elementary and Secondary Education Act (ESEA).
- Began putting together a high school graduation initiative as well as adding some course flexibility to the computer technology requirement.
- Reaffirmed local district and charter school control over curriculum and pedagogy and asked for a new rule setting a formal process for parents and patrons to raise concerns over curriculum.
View the full summary at: https://www.schools.utah.gov/board/Meetings/Summary.aspx