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Monday, 09 December 2013 14:00

Headlines Monday, Dec. 9, 2013

Around Canyons
Tribune Power Rankings: Alta ranked No. 1, Brighton No. 5 in 5A Boys Basketball
http://www.tribpreps.com/rankings.php?id=78

Tribune Power Rankings: Brighton Girls Basketball ranked No. 3 in 5A
http://www.tribpreps.com/rankings.php?id=79



Utah
State Board delays guidelines on teacher discipline; chairwoman calls for civility in discussion
http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865591943/School-Board-chairwoman-calls-for-civility-in-discussion-of-teacher-misconduct-policies.html
http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57229706-78/board-teachers-teacher-guidelines.html.csp

Ogden mom of Sandy Hook shooting victim: Why evil did not win
http://www.ksl.com/?sid=27945070&nid=148

West senior named Boys & Girls Clubs Youth of the Year
http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865592003/West-High-senior-named-Boys--Girls-Clubs-Youth-of-the-Year.html

Kids with disabilities treated to wheelchair skating at Cottonwood Heights Rec Center
http://kutv.com/news/features/local/stories/vid_5369.shtml

KSL's Sunday Edition includes girls and computer coding
http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865592047/Deseret-News-Sunday-Edition-looks-at-Sharia-law-women-in-computer-science-and-the-influence.html

Weber State center improving auto technology
http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865592013/Weber-State-center-helping-to-improve-auto-technology.html


National
Education 'Day of Action' set for today in 60 cities
http://www.washingtonpost.com/blogs/answer-sheet/wp/2013/12/06/education-day-of-action-set-monday-in-60-plus-cities/

Sandy Hook moms lead school safety initiative
http://blogs.edweek.org/edweek/parentsandthepublic/2013/12/sandy_hook_moms_lead_initiative_on_school_safety_issue.html

Education Lab: Parents act as mentors
http://seattletimes.com/html/localpages/2022404750_edlabvideoparentsmentors.html

Amish school shooter's mother: Horror, then healing
http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765643095/Amish-school-shooters-kin-Horror-then-healing.html


Opinion
Trib: Herbert's school funding request inadequate
http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/57223867-82/education-herbert-revenue-utah.html.csp

Ervin: Sequester hurts students with disabilities
http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/57229197-82/education-disabilities-sequester-special.html.csp

Bingham student: Parents too involved
http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/57214633-82/parents-involved-kid-kids.html.csp

Letter: Performance pay divides teachers
http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865591991/Letter-Performance-pay.html

Common Core, from a tribal perspective
http://www.edweek.org/ew/articles/2013/12/04/13shendo.h33.html?tkn=VRWFKr0t4rleBFvfGnc2nw8ug5iVL1BWIOLM&cmp=clp-edweek