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Tuesday, 01 October 2013 12:45

Headlines Tuesday, Oct. 1, 2013

Around Canyons
Mount Jordan memories live on as old walls come down
http://www.sandyjournal.com/pages/full_story/15946/Mt.-Jordan-memories-live-on-even-as-walls-come-down/


Utah
Government shutdown won't affect school lunch; other services to be OK -- for awhile, state office says
http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/56941512-90/continue-department-employees-federal.html.csp?page=2

State releases second school accountability reports - how did your school fare? 
http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/56925717-78/schools-utah-district-grades.html.csp
http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865587386/Performance-scores-up-for-Utah-elementary-secondary-schools.html

Lawmakers: Don't put gag order on parents vetting Common Core test questions
http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/56941666-78/committee-parents-utah-questions.html.csp

Davis offers parent seminars on suicide prevention
http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865587363/Davis-parent-seminars-address-suicide.html

East students overcome adversity, find support in team
http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865587374/High-school-football-East-players-overcome-difficulties-differences-to-find-success-brotherly.html

SITLA puts some Book Cliffs leases on hold
http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/56930074-78/sitla-public-agreement-anadarko.html.csp

Football player talks about being knocked out twice in one game
http://fox13now.com/2013/09/29/high-school-qb-speaks-after-being-knocked-out-twice-in-one-game/

SLCC president a finalist for Florida job
http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/56939892-78/college-com-president-sltrib.html.csp


National
California Attorney General: Truancy at 'crisis level'
http://www.latimes.com/local/la-me-truant-kids-20130930,0,7573219.story

Teacher training schools under pressure to prepare for Common Core
http://hechingerreport.org/content/teacher-training-schools-under-pressure-to-prepare-for-common-core_13190/

While behind the scenes, sequester cuts deep
http://www.reuters.com/article/2013/09/28/us-usa-budget-sequester-insight-idUSBRE98R05K20130928

Teachers train to face school shooters
http://fox13now.com/2013/10/01/teachers-train-to-face-school-shooter/