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Friday, 15 November 2013 13:50

Headlines Friday, Nov. 15, 2013

Around Canyons
Live on 2News: Alta Marching Band racks up big wins in first year
http://kutv.com/news/features/guests/stories/vid_2117.shtml

Wasatch View takes a look at CSD grade reconfiguration and finances
http://thewasatchview.com/a-look-at-the-financial-effects-of-the-grade-reconfiguration/

High school musicals are here! Take the family to Brighton, Hillcrest and Corner Canyon this month
http://thewasatchview.com/730/

Football: Jordan's Kafentzis named National Player of the Week
http://www.studentsports.com/blog/2013/11/13/football-national-players-week-week-12/


Utah
Are Provo schools prepared? Newspaper looks at governor's reports
http://www.heraldextra.com/news/local/education/precollegiate/local-schools-report-level-of-safety/article_20e2c506-198c-5b93-97b5-885a0cd9eb8f.html

Students stack cups to break record
http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865590596/Students-stack-cups-to-help-break-record.html

Proposed law would give teens social media do-over
http://fox13now.com/2013/11/14/proposed-law-would-give-teens-clean-slate-on-social-media/


National
Despite high-profile shootings, schools safe as ever
http://www.usatoday.com/story/news/nation/2013/11/13/school-violence-security-sandy-hook/3446023/

Ed dept. scaling back key waiver renewal mandates
http://blogs.edweek.org/edweek/campaign-k-12/2013/11/education_department_plans_to_.html

NY schools receive final grades; 63 percent get A's and B's
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/11/14/nyregion/bloomberg-issues-final-letter-grades-for-new-york-schools.html?hpw&rref=nyregion&_r=1&

Half of Ariz. public schools have 5 perent or fewer graduates completing college
http://www.azcentral.com/news/arizona/articles/20131112arizona-high-schools-show-huge-disparity-college-grad-rates.html?nclick_check=1

Longer school days in store for students in five states
http://bigstory.ap.org/article/longer-school-days-store-some-5-states