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Monday, 13 January 2014 13:26

Headlines Monday, Jan. 13, 2013

Around Canyons
Corner Canyon's Elisa Posey honored, rewarded by KSL's Teacher Feature
http://www.ksl.com/?nid=428&sid=28308970&title=elisa-posey---corner-canyon-high-school

Butler Elementary librarian retires
http://www.cottonwoodholladayjournal.com/pages/full_story/16767/Butler-Elementary-head-librarian-retires/


Utah
Amid turmoil, SLC Board wants to close part of meeting for self-evaluation. But is it legal? 
http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57379627-78/board-clara-meeting-lake.html.csp

State looks to add more school counselors; half of districts, including Canyons meeting current state goal, report says
http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57379640-78/utah-counselors-students-schools.html.csp
http://schools.utah.gov/board/Meetings/Agenda/docs/Tab1H.aspx

Murray Assistant Superintendent leaves post to become principal of Granite's Cyprus High
http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865593907/Murray-administrator-to-helm-Cyprus-High-School.html

High-tech math text a 'game-changer,' Lt. Gov. Cox says
http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57378804-78/math-utah-middle-schools.html.csp

No sponsor, no spelling bee for schools in SL County
http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57378854-78/bee-spelling-sponsor-lake.html.csp

Spectrum Academy breaks ground on Utah County charter campus
http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865593944/Spectrum-Academy-Charter-School-breaks-ground-on-Utah-County-campus.html


National
How did the Common Core become the bogeyman?
http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2014/01/10/common-core_n_4537284.html?utm_hp_ref=education

NBC learn launches 'Science of the Winter Olympics'
http://blogs.edweek.org/edweek/schooled_in_sports/2014/01/nbc_learn_launches_science_of_the_2014_olympics_video_series.html


Opinion
Trib: State Board should crack down on cyberbullying
http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/57379235-82/students-bullying-schools-board.html.csp

Krauthammer: How to fight 'academic bigotry' against Israel
http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865593987/How-to-fight-the-academic-bigotry-against-Israel.html

Letter: Learning without armed teachers
http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/57379222-82/teachers-armed-classes-rights.html.csp