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Thursday, 26 September 2013 13:08

Headlines Thursday, Sept. 26, 2013

Around Canyons
Mountain bike races Saturday (Alta, Corner Canyon mention)
http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogspreps/56919395-52/race-park-varsity-saturday.html.csp

Football: Jordan's Moss included in DNews top performances of week
http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865587052/High-school-football-Top-performers-of-week-5.html


Utah
Union coach's character-building stance garners national attention; 80 percent of team earns back jerseys
http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865587112/National-attention-support-overwhelm-Union-High-coaches-administrators.html

Civil Rights complaint over Boy Scouts in SLC school resolved
http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/56919061-78/scouts-district-complaint-gay.html.csp

Should smokers pay more to fund preschool?
http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/56918842-78/utah-tax-groups-preschool.html.csp

Suspended Copper Hills coach tells parents to support principal's decision
http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865587114/Suspended-football-coach-addresses-parents-2-briefly.html

How losing helps kids
http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865587090/How-losing-helps-kids-and-why-participation-trophies-are-bogus.html

Arrested former Ogden teacher accused of possessing child porn
http://fox13now.com/2013/09/25/former-ogden-teacher-boy-scout-leader-charged-with-sexual-exploitation-of-a-minor/

Grace Lutheran gets 'Green School' award
http://www.abc4.com/content/news/slc/story/Utah-school-recognized-for-going-green/eFNOt1S9IkufQbtuXBLBoA.cspx

Former U. prof creates no-fuel-cost, no-emissions car
http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/56909174-90/solar-says-schoenberg-cars.html.csp


National
SAT scores: Fewer than half of test takers prepared for college
http://www.edweek.org/ew/articles/2013/09/26/06sat.h33.html?tkn=ZLPFpsCb1morXW7ZDeJ5xn3DvTDHZR0OYXP8&cmp=clp-edweek


Opinion
Why schools must talk about Treyvon Martin
http://www.edweek.org/ew/articles/2013/09/25/05knight.h33.html?tkn=UPMFjuA0L%2Fff5dWliOdQ2YChEVpmDnURkEWu&cmp=clp-edweek