no child left behind http://kuer.org en School Board Considers Going Back to No Child Left Behind http://kuer.org/post/school-board-considers-going-back-no-child-left-behind <p></p><p>For the past two years, the federal government has allowed Utah to waive key parts of the No Child Left Behind law. Now that waiver is up for renewal and the state board of education is questioning if it should instead go back to the largely unpopular law. &nbsp;</p> Fri, 18 Jul 2014 07:44:06 +0000 Whittney Evans 49454 at http://kuer.org School Board Considers Going Back to No Child Left Behind Utah Schools Graded Twice This Year With New System http://kuer.org/post/utah-schools-graded-twice-year-new-system <p></p><p>Next month, schools in Utah will get two sets of report cards outlining their performance for the last year. One report is based on Utah’s Comprehensive Accountability System or UCAS, which is a grading method the State Office of Education is already using. The other system, state lawmakers approved during the 2013 legislative session.</p> Fri, 23 Aug 2013 22:37:07 +0000 Whittney Evans 34397 at http://kuer.org Utah Schools Graded Twice This Year With New System