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Monday, 03 March 2014 14:31

Headlines Monday, March 3, 2014

Around Canyons
Emergency responders, Jordan Valley team up to create preparedness kits
http://www.sandyjournal.com/cgi-bin/htmlos.cgi/00249.1.2279532637717986397/id-107

Shot clock or no shot clock? That is the question (Brighton mention)
http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/tribpreps/57613550-190/shot-clock-basketball-game.html.csp

5A State Boys Basketball: Alta, Brighton, Hillcrest play Tuesday; what to expect from each?
http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865597697/High-school-boys-basketball-5A-boys-basketball-state-tournament-capsules.html
http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865596686/High-school-boys-basketball-3A2A-state-tournament-pairings.html



Utah
State reveunes up $58 million; legislative leaders pledge education a priority
http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/57613449-90/state-million-budget-spend.html.csp

More than 20 teacher-student sex abuse cases in Utah since 2009
http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865597665/Recent-Utah-sex-abuse-cases-involving-teachers-leaders.html

How to know if a child is bring groomed by a sexual predator?
http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865597658/Protecting-children-Identifying-signs-of-a-child-being-groomed-for-sexual-abuse.html

Lawmakers want millions more to go to STEM Center
http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57613738-78/center-schools-stem-utah.html.csp

Parents, Alpine District argue over whether child has special needs
http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865597643/Parents-Alpine-School-District-dispute-whether-child-has-special-needs.html

Funding woes threaten Granite's Mill Hollow camp
http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865597703/Funding-woes-threaten-summer-camp-program.html

Advocates, legislators compromise on 'Count My Vote' initiative
http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/57621718-90/vote-count-signatures-utah.html.csp

S. Jordan lunch lady saves choking child
http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865597610/South-Jordan-lunch-lady-saves-choking-third-grader.html


National
Elected leaders nationwide support preschool, but funding remains the catch
http://www.usatoday.com/story/news/nation/2014/02/28/stateline-preschool-funding/5894775/

Common Core: What some see as sudden attack on state's rights others know is carefully crafted education reform
http://www.usnews.com/news/special-reports/articles/2014/02/27/the-history-of-common-core-state-standards

The Atlantic shines light on dark side of fraternities
http://www.theatlantic.com/features/archive/2014/03/the-dark-power-of-fraternities/357580/


Opinion
Letter: SL District misusing money to excuse lunch debacle
http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/57602299-82/district-lunch-49999-image.html.csp