Utah’s population is growing faster than any other state in the nation and with that come challenges–including in the way we educate all those new people. There’s another element that comes into play in our state, our population is also growing more diverse. There are over 170 languages spoken in the Salt Lake School District alone.
Last week, Natalie Gochnour, executive vice president of the Salt Lake Chamber, was a guest on KSL’s Sunday Edition with Richard Piatt. She joined Rep. Rebecca Chavez-Houk to discuss the challenges and opportunities that come with such a significant change in the make-up of our state.