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Wyoming State Board of Education to Receive Draft Computer Science Standards

January 10, 2019 CHEYENNE  – The Wyoming State Board of Education (SBE) will hold a half-day meeting via teleconference beginning at 1 p.m. on January 17, 2019. The SBE will hear reports from board coordinator Dr. Thomas Sachse on the legislative session and administrative procedures. The Wyoming Department of Education will report on computer science standards [...]

January 10th, 2019|Meetings, News, Standards|

State Board Reviews Draft Legislation, Preschool Resolution, and Receives Reports from WDE

November 20, 2018 CHEYENNE - The Wyoming State Board of Education (SBE) held a virtual meeting on November 16 to discuss reports that were sent to the Joint Education Interim Committee regarding the state accountability system. The SBE reviewed two bills that address refinements on school accountability and teacher accountability. Dr. Tom Sachse, SBE coordinator, [...]

November 20th, 2018|Meetings, News|

Wyoming State Board of Education to Hear Update on ESSA State Plan and New Accountability Results

November 8, 2018 CHEYENNE  – The Wyoming State Board of Education (SBE) will hold a one-day meeting, starting at 1 p.m. on November 16, 2018 via teleconference. The SBE will hear an update from the Wyoming Department of Education on proposed changes to Wyoming’s State ESSA Plan and the 2017-18 Accountability Results. The SBE will [...]

November 8th, 2018|Accountability, Meetings, News|

State Board Approves School Accountability Cut Scores

October 16, 2018 CHEYENNE - The Wyoming State Board of Education (SBE) approved cut scores for School Performance Ratings during their meeting in Casper on Friday. The cut scores determine if schools will receive a rating of Exceeding, Meeting, Partially Meeting or Not Meeting Expectations under the Wyoming Accountability in Education Act. The SBE accepted [...]

October 16th, 2018|Accountability, Meetings, News|

Wyoming State Board of Education Plans to Vote on Legislative Reports for State Systems of Support for Alternative Schools and Professional Judgment Panel

October 4, 2018 CHEYENNE  – The Wyoming State Board of Education (SBE) will hold a one-day meeting next week to approve indicator and school-level cut scores for the state accountability system as well as rules on school leader evaluation. The meeting will start at 8 a.m. on October 12, 2018 at the Pathways Innovation Center, [...]

October 4th, 2018|Accountability, Alternative Schedules, Meetings, News|

State Board of Education to Discuss Equity and Stakeholder Engagement During Board Retreat

September 14, 2018 CHEYENNE  – The Wyoming State Board of Education (SBE) will hold a regular meeting on September 20-21, 2018 at the Lincoln County School District #2 Building in Afton. The meeting begins at 8 a.m. on Thursday, September 20 with a presentation from Sublette County School District #1 Superintendent Jay Harnack on Sublette #1’s teacher accountability system. The SBE [...]

September 14th, 2018|Accountability, Accreditation, Meetings, News|

State Board Approves Update to Graduation Requirements, Accreditation Rules, and Math and Social Studies Standards

July 13, 2018 CHEYENNE - The Wyoming State Board of Education (SBE) voted to update the statewide content and performance standards in math and social studies during its meeting on Thursday, July 12, 2018 in Cheyenne. If approved by Governor Matt Mead, school districts have will up to three school years to implement the standards [...]

July 13th, 2018|Accreditation, Charter Schools, Meetings, News, Standards|

Wyoming State Board of Education to Meet for Final Look at Math and Social Studies Standards

July 5, 2018 CHEYENNE  – The Wyoming State Board of Education (SBE) will hold a one-day meeting in Cheyenne starting at 8 a.m. on July 12, 2018 at the Wyoming Community College Commission office in the Hathaway Building. The SBE plans to take action on Charter Schools, updating SBE governance policies, Accrediting School Districts, and approving Chapters 6 rules [...]

July 5th, 2018|Accreditation, Meetings, News, Standards|

State Board of Education Moves to Promulgate Emergency Chapter 29 Rules on Leader Evaluation

June 22, 2018 CHEYENNE  – The Wyoming State Board of Education (SBE) took action to promulgate emergency Chapter 29 Rules on Leader Evaluation during its meeting on June 21, 2018. “The additional work from the Wyoming Department of Education and the advisory panel really helped the right adjustments to be made for the SBE to [...]

June 22nd, 2018|Meetings, News, Uncategorized|

Nominations Sought for Wyoming’s K-12 Professional Judgment Panels

June 15, 2018 CHEYENNE - The Wyoming State Board of Education is seeking Professional Judgment Panel (PJP) members. Qualified candidates are Wyoming citizens with an interest in Wyoming’s K-12 education system and include educators, parents, business representatives, and community members. The volunteer panel was formed in 2012 to set the cut scores for the Wyoming [...]

June 15th, 2018|News|