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New Member Sworn in During State Board of Education Meeting

March 26, 2018 CHEYENNE - Forrest Smith, founder and owner of GF Harvest, LLC in Powell, was sworn in as the newest member of the Wyoming State Board of Education at the beginning of its meeting Thursday in Rawlins. “We are excited to have Forrest join the SBE as both the son of a teacher [...]

March 26th, 2018|Accreditation, Alternative Schedules, Meetings, News|

Wyoming State Board of Education to Select Professional Judgement Panel Consultant and Consider Alternative School Schedules

March 16, 2018 CHEYENNE  – The Wyoming State Board of Education (SBE) will hold a one-day meeting at the Carbon County Higher Education Center in Rawlins on March 22, 2018 beginning at 8:00 a.m. The SBE will hear reports from board coordinator Dr. Thomas Sachse on SBE policies of governance, the legislative session, process for [...]

March 16th, 2018|Uncategorized|

State Board Seeks Public Comment on Proposed Math, Science Extended, and Social Studies Standards

February 20, 2018 CHEYENNE - Based on the recommendations of review committees comprised of educators, content area experts, and Wyoming citizens, the State Board of Education (SBE) directed the Wyoming Department of Education (WDE) on Friday to collect input on proposed changes to Mathematics, Science Extended, and Social Studies Content and Performance Standards. The changes [...]

February 20th, 2018|Meetings, News, Standards|

Wyoming State Board of Education to Review Math, Extended Science, and Social Studies Standards For Public Comment during February Board Meeting

February 9, 2018 CHEYENNE  – The Wyoming State Board of Education (SBE) will hold a regular meeting in Cheyenne on February 15-16, 2018. The SBE will first convene as the State Board of Vocational Education (SBVE) to hear an update from the Wyoming Department of Education (WDE) on the State Perkins Plan as well as [...]

February 9th, 2018|Accountability, Meetings, News, Standards|

Wyoming State Board of Education to Review Rules on District and School Leader Evaluation Systems During January Meeting

January 11, 2018 CHEYENNE  – The Wyoming State Board of Education (SBE) will hold a one-day meeting in Casper on January 18, 2018 beginning at 8:00 a.m. The SBE will first convene as the State Board of Vocational Education (SBVE) to hear an update from the Wyoming Department of Education (WDE) on the State Perkins Plan. After adjourning the [...]

January 11th, 2018|Meetings, News|

Upton High School’s School Performance Rating To Remain Partially Meeting Expectations

December 12, 2017 CHEYENNE  – Following legal advice from the Wyoming Attorney General’s Office during its special meeting on Monday, the Wyoming State Board of Education (SBE) did not take action to change the School Performance Rating for Upton High School from “partially meeting expectations” to “meeting expectations” for the 2016-17 school year. Weston County School District [...]

December 12th, 2017|Meetings, News|

State Board of Education will hold Special Meeting on Monday, December 11, 2017

December 7, 2017 CHEYENNE  – The Wyoming State Board of Education (SBE) will hold an urgent teleconference meeting on December 11, 2017 at 8:30 a.m. The purpose of this meeting is to consider legal advice from the Attorney General’s Office and take any necessary action regarding the appeal of Weston County #7’s 2017 high school [...]

December 7th, 2017|Meetings, News|

State Board of Education Approves Change to Upton High School’s School Performance Rating

November 22, 2017 CHEYENNE  – During last Friday’s Wyoming State Board of Education (SBE) meeting, the SBE approved the request from Weston County School District #7 to grant Upton High School an exemption from the Participation Rate in the state accountability model for their 2016-17 School Performance Rating. Upton High School initially earned a School [...]

November 22nd, 2017|Accountability, Accreditation, Meetings, News|

State Board of Education to Hear Performance Rating Appeal from Weston County School District #7

November 9, 2017 CHEYENNE  – The Wyoming State Board of Education (SBE) will hold a teleconference meeting on November 17, 2017 at 1:00 p.m. The SBE will begin by holding a hearing to take action on an appeal by Weston County School District #7 regarding Upton High School’s performance rating. After the hearing, the SBE will hear [...]

November 9th, 2017|Accreditation, Meetings, News|

State Board of Education Meeting via Teleconference October 18

October 13, 2017 CHEYENNE  – The Wyoming State Board of Education (SBE) will hold its regular monthly meeting on October 18, 2017 at 1:00 p.m. via teleconference. The board will hear an update on the performance rating appeal from Weston County School District #7 and reports from the September Joint Education Interim Committee (JEIC) meeting. It will [...]

October 13th, 2017|Meetings, News, Uncategorized|