UAPCS News

September Member Meeting

September 11, 2017 Welcome Back! Thanks to everyone who attended our first member meeting of the 2017-2018 school year. Special thanks to Representative Steve Eliason for sharing information on the SafeUT app and  Tiffanie Owens with edXponential, our meeting sponsor for our delicious lunch. Interested in running for one of the three open UAPCS board positions? […]

May Member Meeting

Thanks to everyone who attended our May member meeting today. Special thanks to Terryl Warner, State Board of Education member and Representative Joel Briscoe for coming to speak to us about the proposed teaching licensure program, upcoming education funding issues and ASPIRE.  We also heard from Cindy Phillips, the newest member of the State Charter […]

April Member Meeting

Don’t forget to join us April 10, 2017 at 11:00 a.m. for our next UAPCS Member Meeting! We’ll continue to meet in the West Conference Basement room at the State Board of Education Offices.  We look forward to sharing updates on our training and mentoring, the recent Aspire audit, and our upcoming conference. To join the meeting […]

March Member Meeting

Thanks to everyone who attended our March member meeting. Special thanks to Mark Huntsman, the Board Chair of the State Board of Education and Kristin Elinkowski, Board Chair of the State Charter School Board for sharing their thoughts and perspectives on the Legislative session and how it will impact your schools. Our next UAPCS Member Meeting […]

February Member Meeting

Thank you to everyone who attended our meeting yesterday – it was a packed house!  Special thanks to Kristin Elinkowski, from the State Charter School Board and Tami Pyfer, the Governor’s Education Advisor for speaking with us. BIG thank you to our meeting sponsor Simpleycoding.com for lunch and sharing information about their student coding programs and to […]

January Member Meeting

We had great meeting and are grateful for all those that attended both on line and in person today.  We’d like to specifically thank Carol Lear new member of the State Board of Eduction, Representative Dan McKay, Representative Val Peterson and Senator Lincoln Fillmore for visiting and sharing their thoughts on the upcoming legislative session and […]

December Member Meeting

Our next member meeting will take place on December 12 at 11:00 am (note the time change) in the West Conference room in the basement at the Utah State Board of Education Offices.   We will meet newly elected members of the State Board of Education,  Greg Haws, a member of  the State Charter School Board, […]

November Member Meeting

Thank you to everyone who joined us for a great meeting this morning. Below are the meeting documents.  The link for the resource library will take you to the Oct 1st, retention and transfer reports shared at the last SCSB meeting. Our next member meeting will take place on December 12, 2017 at 11:00 a.m […]

October Member Meeting

Our next member meeting will take place on October 11th at the Utah State Board of Education Offices.  We will meet in the West Conference room in the basement at 9:00 am to hear from Superintendent Dickson, Compliance Services as well as elect two new board members to the UAPCS board.  To learn more about […]

Joint Education Conference

The Joint Education Conference was held yesterday at Utah Valley University where legislators and educators came together to discuss topics such as mastery-based learning, education and workforce alignment,teacher recruitment and retention, and student mental health issues.  The report entitled No Time to Lose, How to Build a World-Class Education System State by State, a two […]