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SBE to Take Action on State Accountability Exceptions, Alternative Schedules and Computer Science

CHEYENNE - The Wyoming State Board of Education (SBE) will meet via the Zoom online platform at 9 a.m. on January 22, 2021. The board will discuss several items prompted by the COVID-19 pandemic, which include state accountability exceptions and alternative schedules for the 2020-21 school year. The SBE will take action on requests submitted [...]

January 15th, 2021|News|

SBE Hears Standards Update and Recommendations on Changes in Accreditation Rules

CHEYENNE - The Wyoming State Board of Education (SBE) heard updates on the standard review process and timeline, as well as recommended changes to Chapter 6 District and School Accreditation rules at its virtual meeting on November 19. The SBE received informational updates on the standards review process and timeline. The Wyoming Department of Education [...]

December 2nd, 2020|News|

SBE to Receive Standards Updates

CHEYENNE - The Wyoming State Board of Education (SBE) will meet via the Zoom online platform at 9 a.m. on November 19, 2020. The Wyoming Department of Education will provide a Standards update, including Science, Math, PE & Health, Fine & Performing Arts, and information on recommended revisions to the Chapter 6 rules regarding school [...]

November 13th, 2020|News|

SBE Approves Options for Accountability and Schedule Flexibility

CHEYENNE - The Wyoming State Board of Education (SBE) approved options for flexibility regarding state accountability requirements and alternative schedules for the 2020-21 school year in response to COVID-19 at its meeting on October 26. While meeting virtually, the SBE also approved teacher and leader evaluation systems submitted by several districts. In further action, the [...]

November 2nd, 2020|News|

SBE to Take Action on Accountability Exception and Alternative Schedules Emergency Rules

CHEYENNE - The Wyoming State Board of Education (SBE) will meet via the Zoom online platform to begin at 9 a.m. on October 26, 2020. The state board will take action to extend the emergency rules allowing school districts to request an exception to state accountability requirements for the 2020-21 school year. The board will [...]

October 19th, 2020|News|

SBE Launches Statewide Discussions on Redefining Student Success: Profile of a Graduate

CHEYENNE - The Wyoming State Board of Education (SBE) is excited to move forward with its Profile of a Wyoming Graduate project to define the knowledge, skills, and attributes students should have when they graduate high school. “The purpose of the project is to take a step back and gather the wisdom and perspectives of [...]

October 5th, 2020|News|

SBE Discusses Options for Accountability and Alternative Schedules, Begins Profile of a Graduate Work

CHEYENNE - The Wyoming State Board of Education discussed options for flexibility regarding state accountability requirements and alternative schedules for the 2020-21 school year in response to COVID-19 at its meeting on September 24. While meeting virtually, the SBE also decided to move Computer Science Performance Standards forward, and form an advisory committee to assist [...]

September 30th, 2020|News|

SBE To Take Action On Rules, Standards

CHEYENNE - The Wyoming State Board of Education (SBE) will meet via the ZOOM online platform from 8 a.m. - 5:30 p.m. on September 24, 2020. The SBE will consider formally adopting changes to the Chapter 10 Rules on Standards regarding the proposed 2020 Computer Science Performance Standards, and the proposed 2020 Math Extended Standards. [...]

September 17th, 2020|News|

SBE Approves 10% Budget Reduction, OK’s Leader, Teacher Evaluation Systems

CHEYENNE - The Wyoming State Board of Education (SBE) held its annual retreat on July 16-17, 2020 in Casper and, during the retreat, the board took action to approve a 10% General Fund Budget Reduction in addition to the 10% reduction approved on June 19, 2020. The board approved three district submissions of Leader Evaluation [...]

July 23rd, 2020|News|

SBE to Convene in Casper for Yearly Retreat

CHEYENNE - The Wyoming State Board of Education (SBE) will meet in-person to hold its annual retreat and meeting from noon-5:30 p.m. on July 16, and again from 8 a.m.-1 p.m. on July 17. The board will continue discussions around the Refining Student Success: Profile of a Graduate presentations provided during a special meeting on May 21 [...]

July 10th, 2020|News, Uncategorized|