Wednesday, 09 July 2014 00:00

Headlines Wednesday, July 9, 2014

Around Canyons
Canyons Board welcomes new superintendent
http://www.cottonwoodholladayjournal.com/story/2014/07/03/education/canyons-board-of-education-selects-new-superintendent/205.html

Ridgecrest student wins state Reflections Contest
http://www.cottonwoodholladayjournal.com/story/2014/07/03/education/state-reflections-contest-winner/208.html


Utah
West Jordan considering splitting off from Jordan District like neighbor South Jordan
http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58162456-78/jordan-district-south-split.html.csp

Kids sharpen financial literacy skills over the summer
http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58161241-78/kids-utah-money-financial.html.csp

Former Utah teacher to lead NEA
http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58156804-78/eskelsen-garcia-utah-teachers.html.csp
http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865606452/Utah-educator-elected-president-of-National-Education-Association.html

South Summit gets new superintendent
http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865606552/New-superintendent-named-for-South-Summit-District.html

Davis teacher receives national honor
http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865606219/Top-Davis-teacher-recognized-as-one-of-nations-best.html

Ogden students beating summer lag
http://www.standard.net/Education/2014/07/07/Elementary-Students-Beating-Summer-Lag.html

Bus driver charged in student death
http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58146837-78/bus-daniels-students-according.html.csp


National
Math, science grads earn top dollar
http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765656416/Survey-finds-math-science-grads-earn-top-dollar.html

Duncan won't resign, despite NEA call
http://www.politico.com/story/2014/07/arne-duncan-dismiss-resignation-call-national-education-association-108615.html?hp=l1.

Louisville principal named in ACT cheating scandal
http://www.courier-journal.com/story/news/local/2014/07/07/male-high-principal-cited-state-cheating-scandal/12293191/


Opinion
Burningham: Core standards good for Utah kids
http://utahpolicy.com/index.php/features/policy-buzz/2902-math-core-standards-are-good-for-utah-students-part-2
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