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Thursday, 24 April 2014 00:00

Headlines Thursday, April 24, 2014

Around Canyons
Hillcrest students win State History Fair divisions (Note: winners of Web division from Hillcrest, not Helper)
http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865601664/Student-competition-takes-historical-look-at-rights-and-responsibilities.html?pg=2



Utah
Concerns raised over Jordan's land purchase in Daybreak
http://www.ksl.com/?sid=29609980&nid=148&title=concerns-raised-over-school-districtrsquos-daybreak-land-purchase&s_cid=queue-5

Price eighth-grader in custody for bringing loaded gun to school
http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57855751-78/police-student-gun-price.html.csp

St. George vets concerns over building of new charter school
http://www.thespectrum.com/article/20140422/NEWS01/304220023/City-Council-hears-Dixie-Montessori-pros-cons

Number of Utahns with college degrees inches up
http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57851386-78/utah-percent-college-education.html.csp

BYU to graduate 5,800
http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57822383-78/university-5800-brigham-byu.html.csp


National
Fewer U.S. grads entering college. Why? 
http://www.csmonitor.com/USA/Education/2014/0423/Smaller-share-of-US-high-school-grads-entering-college.-Why

NAEP creates plans to deploy tablets for testing
http://www.edweek.org/ew/articles/2014/04/23/29naep_ep.h33.html


Opinion
Letter: Art students paint bright picture
http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/57855199-82/art-future-bright-students.html.csp

Letter: Teachers must show they care
http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/57850782-82/teachers-care-students-believe.html.csp


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