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Wednesday, 22 January 2014 14:46

Headlines Wednesday, Jan. 22, 2014

Around Canyons
Canyons, city and county partners launch Bell View, Edgemont after-school program
http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865594608/Canyons-School-District-begins-after-school-program-for-disadvantaged-chidlren.html

Boys Basketball: Alta defeats Brighton
http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/tribpreps/57429905-190/alta-brighton-points-game.html.csp


Utah
State Board president becomes guv's education adviser
http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57427369-78/education-board-pyfer-state.html.csp
http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865594557/State-School-Board-chairwoman-named-Herberts-education-adviser.html

Study: Teasing in P.E. reduces physical activity all year
http://www.ksl.com/?sid=28441375&nid=1009&title=teasing-in-pe-reduces-kids-physical-activity-for-a-year-byu-study-says&fm=home_page&s_cid=queue-19

Game app teaches teens about air quality
http://www.ksl.com/index.php?sid=28434496&nid=148&title=video-game-app-teaches-teens-about-air-pollution

U. student protests tuition hikes with suitcase of singles
http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57427738-78/tuition-mughal-student-bills.html.csp

Bingham football honored
http://fox13now.com/2014/01/21/bingham-hs-football-team-honored/


National
Should schools teach soft skills?
http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865594550/Should-schools-teach-6soft-skills7-Many-say-6yes7.html

Maryland testing requires $100 million investment
http://www.baltimoresun.com/news/maryland/education/blog/bs-md-technology-schools-20140116,0,6187986.story

Hunter education classes coming to Idaho school district
http://www.idahopress.com/members/hunter-education-class-comes-to-vallivue-schools/article_9186da26-8333-11e3-8c4a-001a4bcf887a.html


Opinion
Letter: Common Core misses point
http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865594618/Letter-Common-Core-misses-the-point.html

Letter: Common Core opposition gains steam
http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865594545/Opposition-against-Common-Core-is-gaining-steam.html