Headlines

Monday, 02 December 2013 13:50

Headlines Monday, Dec. 2, 2013

Around Canyons
Corner Canyon, Alta musicians, cheerleaders, SBOs featured in 2News' Day of Thanks program
http://kutv.com/news/features/2news-am/stories/vid_764.shtml
http://kutv.com/news/features/2news-am/stories/vid_765.shtml
http://kutv.com/news/features/2news-am/stories/vid_766.shtml

Open enrollment window opens in Canyons
http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865591500/Canyons-School-District-to-begin-open-enrollment-period.html

Canyons schools crack down on e-cigarettes
http://www.4utah.com/story/canyons-schools-crackdown-on-e-cigarettes/d/story/9m7mUkoy3kit6F70LFz5FQ

Former Jordan teacher pleads no contest to inappropriately touching student
http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57190489-78/gough-student-office-teacher.html.csp

Girls Basketball: Alta turns turnovers into win 
http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/tribpreps/57187017-190/alta-american-fork-girls.html.csp


Utah
Technology, social media role increasing in teacher misconduct cases
http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57147045-78/utah-teacher-teachers-misconduct.html.csp
http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57159031-78/sltrib-teacher-mcmurray-com.html.csp

State may go tougher on teacher misconduct
http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57163558-78/utah-teachers-board-teacher.html.csp

Teachers accused of accessing porn on school computers on the rise
http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57169073-78/state-porn-teacher-utah.html.csp

High-achieving Title I schools recognized
http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865591481/High-achieving-Utah-Title-I-schools-recognized.html

Mountain Crest teacher killed by train
http://www.kutv.com/news/top-stories/stories/vid_8430.shtml
http://www.ksl.com/?sid=27857246&nid=148&title=award-winning-teacher-dies-after-being-struck-by-train&fm=home_page&s_cid=featured-1
Perfect attendance at Hunter rewarded with car prize
http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865591384/Hunter-High-gives-away-car-as-prize-for-perfect-attendance.html

Code secrets: Computer coding is for girls
http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865591365/Why-more-girls-should-study-computer-science.html?pg=all

More colleges checking online footprints, but students not concerned
http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865591641/More-colleges-checking-online-footprints-but-most-students-not-too-concerned.html


National
Critical thinking hallmark of common core class
http://www.ksl.com/?sid=27851881&nid=130&title=critical-thinking-hallmark-of-common-core-class&fm=home_page&s_cid=queue-6

42 percent of eligible children participate in Head Start
http://blogs.edweek.org/edweek/early_years/2013/11/only_42_percent_of_eligible_children_participate_in_head_start.html

Campus roiled by racial hazing; 'I failed him,' president says
http://chronicle.com/blogs/ticker/i-failed-him-says-president-of-campus-roiled-by-racial-hazing/69657


Opinion
Trib: Guv's budget should seek more for public ed
http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/57185972-82/budget-education-public-revenue.html.csp

Letter: Charter school proprietor touts answer to Davis school crowding
http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865591648/School-crowding.html

Letter: School communities should work together to keep kids in class
http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865591467/Communities-should-work-together-to-keep-kids-in-class.html