ERIC Number: ED417478
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1995
Reference Count: N/A
Utah State Superintendent of Public Instruction Annual Report, 1994-1995,
Utah State Office of Education, Salt Lake City.
The progress that Utah schools have made under the Utah Strategic Plan Act for Educational Excellence (1992) is detailed in this annual report. It begins with an overview of strategic planning and school reform, describing various programs, such as year-round schools and experimental development programs. Student achievement and assessment are outlined, with highlights offered on the statewide testing program and national assessment. Concerns regarding educational equity and opportunity, such as opportunities offered to the sexes, to the races, and to the gifted, are likewise detailed, followed by a core curriculum inservice update. The application of technology into the curriculum, ways to expand educational technology, and federal and special programs are discussed. Some of the services for students at risk are profiled, along with overviews of professional progress for teachers, school finance and demographics, and agency and school system support. Current information about the needs and accomplishment of the State Education Office as it implements the policies made by the State Board of Education are provided. (RJM)
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Utah State Office of Education, Salt Lake City.
Identifiers - Location: Utah