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Monday, 23 December 2013 20:59

Monday, Jan. 6, 2014

 

Around Canyons
Corner Canyon tops 2013 Utah school construction projects
http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865593515/New-Corner-Canyon-Olympus-and-Granger-high-schools-top-school-construction-in-2013.html

Jordan High teacher wins $20,000 in Samsung tech contest 
http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865592777/Jordan-High-teacher-wins-20K-in-Samsung-contest.html

Union principal discusses reading strategies with national leaders
http://www.sandyjournal.com/pages/full_story/16492/Union-Middle-principal-discusses-reading-strategies-with-national-leaders/

Boys Basketball: Alta nets OT win over Olympus
http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865593540/High-school-boys-basketball-Alta-squeaks-out-OT-victory-at-Olympus.html

Football: Brighton's Masina named All-Tribune Football Team MVP
http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/tribpreps/57292516-190/masina-brighton-tribune-osa.html.csp

Football: Jordan QB's commitment to Wisconsin among DNews' Top 10 Prep Sports Stories of 2013
http://www.deseretnews.com/top/2161/6/-Wisconsin-bound-Top-10-Utah-high-school-sports-stories-of-2013.html


Utah
Locker searches: Privacy invasion or protective measure? 
http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57291858-78/students-locker-searches-student.html.csp

Jordan Boundary proposal riles some parents
http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57344437-78/district-jordan-proposals-bond.html.csp
http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865593276/Parents-not-satisfied-with-Jordan-School-District-boundary-plans.html

Teachers learn to pack heat
http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57348613-78/teachers-class-carry-gun.html.csp

SLC elementary embraces AVID college-readiness initiative
http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57307279-78/college-bennion-kids-avid.html.csp

Lego League teaches kids innovation
http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865593563/Lego-League-competitions-teach-robotics-innovation.html

DNews series examines Common Core debate
http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765644600/Critical-thinking-a-hallmark-of-Common-Core-class.html

Sen. Osmond's ed proposals too much or too little?
http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57286562-78/parents-education-osmond-child.html.csp

Utah teacher pay hits 33-year high
http://www.heraldextra.com/news/local/utah-s-teacher-pay-hits--year-high/article_0defdae4-2ef0-5264-aa36-7540b7bb4a5a.html

Guv wants to update school bus fleet for cleaner air
http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/home3/57322617-200/utah-quality-com-lake.html.csp
http://www.kutv.com/news/top-stories/stories/vid_8927.shtml


Beattie: Reading key to students' success
http://www.standard.net/stories/2013/12/20/business-leader-kids-ability-read-key-future

U.S. News ranks U.S. high schools; charter school tops Utah's list
http://www.usnews.com/education/best-high-schools/utah

Utah teachers win national math, science awards
http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57292448-78/science-teacher-winners-awards.html.csp

State Board member includes Count My Vote initiative in 2014 wish list
http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865593128/State-School-Board-member-includes-Count-My-Vote-in-2014-wish-list.html

Sleuthing results in school statue's return
http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865592822/Stolen-school-statue-returned-thanks-to-efforts-of-6Officer-Friendly7-photos.html

Utah schools run drills a year after Sandy Hook
http://www.standard.net/stories/2013/12/21/utah-schools-run-lockdown-drills-year-after-sandy-hook

State unveils new GED test
http://news.hjnews.com/allaccess/article_e957239a-741b-11e3-85a6-0019bb2963f4.html

Skyline alumnus wins Marshall scholarship
http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57306213-78/dixon-scholarship-university-marshall.html.csp

Weber State celebrates 125 years
http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57343585-78/state-weber-college-community.html.csp

Immigrant gets WSU diploma with corrected date
http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/57347355-90/diploma-sethunya-state-correct.html.csp


Opinion

Doty: Utah has ed role model in Massachusetts
http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/57338238-82/massachusetts-pisa-utah-students.html.csp

Trib: Weber State shows regional universities work for Utah
http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/57348255-82/utah-state-universities-university.html.csp

Trib: Search policy part of school's educational mission
http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/57310927-82/students-student-locker-officials.html.csp

My View: Receiving mixed messages on education
http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865593082/Receiving-mixed-messages-on-education.html

Trib: High school grad rate still suffers from achievement gaps
http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/57323185-82/students-utah-percent-state.html.csp

Robinson: Never too late for education
http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865593246/Never-too-late-for-education.html

Rolly: Junior ROTC may move to charter school
http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/57343897-82/rotc-charter-board-military.html.csp