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Subject: Utah State Board of Education Meeting Summary for March 7, 2014
Date: Sat Mar 08 00:13:46 MST 2014
Utah State Board of Education Meeting Summary
In its March 7, 2014 meeting, the Utah State Board of Education:
- Supported the Public Education Modernization Act, HB131, which provides for a substantial increase to fund educational technology in Utah public schools.
- Formed both a finance and a policy task force to address concerns raised in the Board's audit of online and distance education programs in Utah.
- Reviewed the timeline for this spring's new Student Assessment of Growth and Excellence (SAGE) tests. This will be the first time the new Utah tests will be administered. Results will be reported this fall.
You can watch the full Board meeting here.
View the full summary at: http://www.schools.utah.gov/board/Meetings/Summary.aspx