USOE http://kuer.org en School Board Backs Book Cliffs Leasing http://kuer.org/post/school-board-backs-book-cliffs-leasing <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">The <a href="http://www.schools.utah.gov/main/">State Board of Education</a> has endorsed the decision by Utah’s state trust lands agency to move ahead with a drilling lease in the Book Cliffs, even though a member of Congress and the governor’s office was asking them to hold off.&nbsp;</span></p> Fri, 06 Sep 2013 21:05:25 +0000 Dan Bammes 35043 at http://kuer.org School Board Backs Book Cliffs Leasing Ed Officials Seek AG's Opinion on Student Data Issue http://kuer.org/post/ed-officials-seek-ags-opinion-student-data-issue <p></p><p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">The Utah State Office of Education is seeking the Attorney General’s opinion on what type of student data should be published. The board is asking the Attorney General to reconcile two state statutes they say cause the confusion. But not everyone believes a conflict exists.</span></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Some argue classroom-level testing data allows the public to see how teachers perform. While others say the numbers could be read out of context.&nbsp;</span></p> Mon, 08 Apr 2013 15:45:32 +0000 Whittney Evans 27470 at http://kuer.org Ed Officials Seek AG's Opinion on Student Data Issue