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Wednesday, 26 February 2014 13:59

Headlines Wednesday, Feb. 26, 2014

Around Canyons
CSD pilots cameras to photograph drivers who fail to stop for school buses
http://www.4utah.com/story/d/story/school-bus-cameras-could-catch-drivers-who-dont-st/29218/tLGGgKFjMkCphU1d-TVQ3Q
http://kutv.com/news/features/local/stories/vid_6005.shtml

5A State Girls Basketball: Brighton girls defeat Hunter in tourney opener
http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865597422/High-school-girls-basketball-Brighton-Bengals-loosen-up-earn-first-round-win-over-Hunter.html

5A State Girls Basketball: Alta uses depth, rallies to beat Taylorsville
http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865597353/High-school-girls-basketball-Alta-uses-depth-rallies-to-beat-Warriors.html

Boys Basketball roundup: Jordan beats Copper Hills; Granger def. Hillcrest; West Jordan def. Brighton
http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765648574/High-school-basketball-Tuesdays-roundup.html

Wrestling: Alta's Findlay nails down Super State title
http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865597227/3-undefeated-prep-wrestlers-finish-prep-careers-by-winning-titles-at-Super-State-tourney.html

South Jordan contemplates new district creation (Canyons mention)
http://www.ksl.com/index.php?nid=148&sid=28843985&comments=true


Utah
Audit finds poor oversight of schools' online education
http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57580034-78/schools-audit-students-utah.html.csp

Speaker's ed plan takes fire from Common Core opponents
http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/57598654-90/bill-common-cook-core.html.csp

SLC District backs off PR firm RFP following lunch fiasco; cupcake apology to school pending
http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57598243-78/district-board-firm-parents.html.csp

Bill would restrict new district creation
http://kutv.com/news/features/local/stories/vid_6003.shtml

House passes bill to replace diesel with alternative fuel school buses
http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865597376/House-passes-bill-to-swap-diesel-school-buses-with-alternative-fuel-vehicles.html

Jazz players read to kids who meet challenge
http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865597389/Jazz-players-read-to-students-after-challenge-completed.html

BYU won't comment on honor code violations anymore
http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865597399/BYU-AD-Tom-Holmoe-says-school-wont-comment-on-honor-code-violations-anymore.html

U. to open Korean campus in fall
http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57597090-78/campus-korean-university-students.html.csp


National
Maryland schools use conflict resolultion to curb bullying suspensions
http://wamu.org/news/14/02/24/maryland_schools_using_conflict_resolution_to_curb_bullying_suspensions#.Uwy2DS32abg.twitter

Computer science goes from elective to requirement
http://www.edweek.org/ew/articles/2014/02/26/22computer_ep.h33.html

Ed Department to schools: protect student data
http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765648569/Ed-Dept-to-schools-Protect-student-data-online.html

Teen suspended for bringing beer to school, which he says was accidental
http://fox13now.com/2014/02/26/teen-suspended-after-accidentally-bringing-beer-to-school/


Opinion
Letter: Praise for Holladay preschool
http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/57592855-82/preschool-holladay-special-reflect.html.csp

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