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Wyoming State Board of Education to Consider Action on Accreditation of School Districts

June 12, 2019 CHEYENNE  – The Wyoming State Board of Education (SBE) will hold a full-day meeting in Cheyenne beginning at 8 a.m. on June 20, 2019 in the Laramie County School District #1 Board Room, 2810 House Avenue. The SBE will begin their meeting with BoardDoc’s training and will then receive an update from [...]

State Board of Education Proposes Chapter 29 Rules on Teacher Evaluation

May 28, 2019 CHEYENNE - The Wyoming State Board of Education (SBE) moved to begin the formal rulemaking process for Chapter 29 on Teacher Evaluation at its May meeting last Thursday in Casper. Walt Wilcox, Chairman of the State Board commented after the approval, “The state board consistently advocated for the legislation that returned control [...]

May 28th, 2019|Accreditation, Alternative Schedules, Meetings, News|

Computer Science Content and Performance Standards by State Board of Education Member, Ryan Fuhrman

In today’s climate of what seems to be endless government gridlock, the recent work on the new Computer Science Content and Performance Standards is a testament to how government should be. The State Board of Education took public comment in March and heard strong arguments for the adoption of the standards as they were originally [...]

May 16th, 2019|Blog|

Wyoming State Board of Education to Consider Chapter 29 Rules on Teacher Evaluation

May 16, 2019 CHEYENNE  – The Wyoming State Board of Education (SBE) will hold a full-day meeting in Casper beginning at 8 a.m. on May 23, 2019 at the Natrona County School District Building located at 970 North Glenn Road. The SBE will consider action on proposed Chapter 29 regulations that modify the process for [...]

May 16th, 2019|Accreditation, Alternative Schedules, Meetings, News, Standards|

State Board of Education Approves Revised Computer Science Standards

April 29, 2019 CHEYENNE - At its April meeting Thursday, the Wyoming State Board of Education (SBE) moved to promulgate Chapter 10 rules, which incorporate the proposed Computer Science Standards. The Wyoming Department of Education (WDE), at the request of the SBE, reconvened its Computer Science Standards Review Committee to revise standards at the elementary [...]

April 29th, 2019|Meetings, News, Standards|

Wyoming State Board of Education to Reconsider Draft Computer Science Standards

April 15, 2019 CHEYENNE  – The Wyoming State Board of Education (SBE) will hold a full-day meeting in Riverton beginning at 8 a.m. on April 25, 2019 at the Fremont County School District #25 board room located at 121 North 25th Street. The SBE will first convene as the State Board of Vocational Education (SBVE) [...]

April 15th, 2019|Meetings, News, Standards|

State Board Partners with Department of Education to Improve Computer Science Standards

March 25, 2019 CHEYENNE – The Wyoming State Board of Education (SBE) voted on Thursday to have a review committee continue to examine a draft set of Computer Science standards. Walt Wilcox, Chairman of the State Board noted, “As many in the audience have suggested, it’s better to get these right than rush to approve [...]

March 26th, 2019|Uncategorized|

Wyoming State Board of Education to Receive Draft Computer Science Standards Survey Results

March 13, 2019 CHEYENNE  – The Wyoming State Board of Education (SBE) will hold a full-day meeting in Casper beginning at 9 a.m. on March 21, 2019 at the Natrona County School District Activity Center, 2371 Hickory Street. The SBE will first convene as the State Board of Vocational Education (SBVE) to hear an update [...]

March 13th, 2019|Alternative Schedules, Meetings, News, Standards|

For These State Board Members, It’s All About Service

In March, the Wyoming State Senate confirmed Governor Mark Gordon’s two new nominations to the Wyoming State Board of Education (SBE) — Debbie Bovee and Bill Lambert. These appointments came at a time when the State Board of Education was losing two of its members who completed their six-year terms — Ken Rathbun and Scotty [...]

March 12th, 2019|Blog|

Guest Post by Dana Wyatt on Embracing the Heart of the New Indian Education Standards

Dana Wyatt is a sixth grade teacher at Sheridan Junior High School. In partnership with Panasonic, she has run the Kid Witness News video program there since 1992. Over the years the program has won fourteen awards. This year’s project video, “We See You, But We Don’t Know You,” focuses on her students’ interaction with [...]

February 26th, 2019|Blog|