Created to enhance STEM funding and resource opportunities for teachers and students throughout the state of UT, the STEM Foundation is discussed by Director Allison Spencer. The goal is to create sustainable programs to connect industry into the classroom and increase workforce opportunities that fuel economy.
Money collected through local property taxes for education are different across the state of Utah. In response lawmakers are seeking ways to provide equal funds per student regardless of location Sen. Lincoln Fillmore explains.
The Beehive state retains status as AAA bond rated . Gov. Gary Herbert, Utah, explains what it means for the state budget. Herbert also accounts for new money to help the homeless, education, and suicide prevention.
SB 194 , is a bill that will require local school boards to set goals, determine methods to reach their goals and to report their results. Learn how early reading proficiency can result in success later in life as discussed by Sen. Ann Milner.