Tag: Utah and education choice

Utah governor signs major education funding bill, becoming third state to enshrine school choice into law

Editor’s note: This article appeared Monday on foxnews.com. Utah Gov. Spencer Cox, R., on Saturday signed a major school choice bill, giving parents more options for their child’s education. H.B. 215 provides established the “Utah Fits All Scholarship Program” and provided funding for the program as well as boosted teacher pay.[Read More…]

Do Utahns want school vouchers? Why the state’s top lawmakers think so.

Editor’s note: This article appeared last week on sltrib.com. Utah’s lawmakers took their oaths of office on Tuesday morning, kicking off the 45-day sprint that is the 2023 legislative session. Last year, House Speaker Brad Wilson’s opening day remarks focused on leading by example, what he dubbed “the Utah Way” of[Read More…]