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Monday, 16 December 2013 13:51

Headlines Monday, Dec. 16, 2013

Around Canyons
Hillcrest's 'Hour of Code' attracts students to high-tech fun; state weighs adding computer coding to grad requirements
http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57255648-78/computer-coding-code-schools.html.csp

Corner Canyon provides Christmas to people with intellectual disabilities
http://www.ksl.com/index.php?sid=28006879&nid=148&title=teenagers-provide-christmas-for-utahns-in-need
How to help UAID:http://www.4utah.com/story/holiday-donations-needed-for-utahns-living-with-di/d/story/t100pF6V80C1U89iTED0JQ

Girls Basketball: Alta falls to Layton
http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/tribpreps/57261111-190/layton-alta-points-lancers.html.csp

Football: Alta receiver Richards commits to Hawaii
http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865592447/High-school-football-Alta-receiver-Mack-Richards-commits-to-Hawaii.html


Utah
Jordan District seeks public input on boundary changes in wake of failed $495 million bond proposal
http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865592370/Jordan-School-District-asking-public-for-input-on-boundary-changes.html

Utahns pay tribute to Sandy Hook school shooting victims
http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57263009-78/hook-memorial-sandy-guns.html.csp

Tooele teen surprised by marching band after missing Pearl Harbor parade
http://www.ksl.com/index.php?sid=28021446&nid=148&title=tooele-teen-surprised-by-marching-band-after-missing-pearl-harbor-parade

Alpine fourth-grader set school fires, authorities say
http://www.kutv.com/news/features/local/stories/vid_5417.shtml

Thousands of Granite District kids await Christmas help
http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57260054-78/granite-foundation-kids-requests.html.csp

Could U. students use free, online textbooks?
http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57223944-78/textbooks-university-utah-books.html.csp


National
Colorado school shooter wounds 2 before killing self; sheriff says gunman sought educator as victim
http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765643457/Police-respond-to-shooting-report-at-Colo-school.html

Colorado school shooting hits state still trying to recover
http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765643498/Colo-shooting-hits-state-still-trying-to-recover.html

Colorado school shooting gunman no loner
http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765643501/Colorado-gunman-kicked-off-speech-team-no-loner.html


Opinion
Letter: Attract teachers with better pay
http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865592485/Teacher-raises.html

Letter: Common Core not panacea
http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865592458/Education-fix.html