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Wednesday, 27 August 2014 00:00

Headlines Thursday, Aug. 28, 2014

Around Canyons
CTEC's CODE class encourages girls to pursue STEM careers
http://www.kutv.com/news/features/stem/stories/vid_39.shtml

CSD's Jared Ward talks flipped classrooms on Rod Arquette Show (starts at 16:00)
http://www.knrs.com/media/podcast-rod-arquette-show-RodArquette/rod-arquette-show-25220366/

CSD honors special education employees
http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865609681/Canyons-School-District-honors-special-education-workers.html

Draper Elementary whistles for watchdogs
http://www.draperjournal.com/story/2014/08/21/draper/draper-elementary-whistles-for-watch-dogs/255.html

Live on 2News: Alta principal gives tips for parent involvement in school, takes 'Ice Bucket Challenge'
http://www.draperjournal.com/story/2014/08/21/draper/draper-elementary-whistles-for-watch-dogs/255.html

Corner Canyon hopes to capitalize on gridiron experience
http://www.draperjournal.com/story/2014/08/21/draper/corner-canyon-hopes-to-capitalize-on-gridiron-experience/257.html


Utah
Would tuition incentive encourage college completion?
http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865609613/Lawmakers-proposal-would-offer-free-tuition-if-student-cant-finish-degree-in-8-semesters.html


Successful programs speak against UHSAA classification reassignment proposal
http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/tribpreps/58344768-190/football-formula-successful-duchesne.html.csp


National
Louisiana governor sues Obama Administration over Common Core
http://www.ksl.com/?sid=31311018&nid=757&title=louisiana-gov-jindal-sues-feds-over-common-core&s_cid=queue-12


Opinion
Trib: Anti-Common Core mood smacks of ignorance
http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58339331-82/common-core-standards-recent.html.csp

WaPo: School start times don't jibe with teens' biological clock
http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58338859-82/sleep-health-schools-adolescents.html.csp

Letters: Lockhart not qualified to lead Utah public schools
http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865609650/The-State-Board-can-do-better-than-Lockhart-and-should.html
http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58333894-82/utah-education-lockhart-becky.html.csp
http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58339928-82/lockhart-qualified-cared-professional.html.csp
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