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Tuesday, 12 November 2013 14:00

Headlines Tuesday, Nov. 12, 2013

Around Canyons
Jordan High student loses locks for love
http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865590293/Sandy-girl-loses-locks-for-love.html


Utah
Lawmakers discuss responsibilities of Legislature, schools, parents
http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865590369/Lawmakers-discuss-responsibilities-of-parents-schools-Legislature.html

Legislators talk ways to raise student achievement
http://fox13now.com/2013/11/11/education-task-force-looks-at-ways-to-improve-student-achievement/

Utah students get help applying for college
http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57114294-78/college-students-application-education.html.csp
http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865590361/Mayor-Ben-McAdams-educators-encourage-students-to-apply-to-college.html

Hacker group targets Logan school, alleges abuse
http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865590389/Hacker-group-Anonymous-targets-Logan-River-Academy.html

Syracuse teacher battling cancer welcomed back to school with 'pink out'
http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865590381/Teacher-battling-cancer-welcomed-back-with-Pink-Out.html 

Tribal leaders, U. officials to meet on future use of Ute name
http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865590399/Tribal-leaders-University-of-Utah-officials-set-to-negotiate-future-use-of-Ute-name.html


National
Learning to connect school with home
http://www.edweek.org/ew/collections/role-of-the-parent-commentaries/special-section/index.html#a-video

School violence lowers test scores, not grades
http://blogs.edweek.org/edweek/rulesforengagement/2013/11/school_violence_drives_down_test_scores_but_not_grades.html

Ethnic minorities embrace value of college more than whites, survey finds
http://blogs.edweek.org/edweek/college_bound/2013/11/minorities_more_than_whites_embrace_the_value_of_college_survey_finds.html


Opinion
Letter: Lee's child tax credit proposal irresponsible
http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/57067052-82/tax-lee-child-credit.html.csp