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Wednesday, 16 October 2013 12:52

Headlines Wednesday, Oct. 16, 2013

Around Canyons
Canyons to host workshops on autism
http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865588430/Canyons-School-District-to-host-workshops-on-autism.html

5A State Girls Soccer: Hillcrest blanks Bingham, earns first ever quarterfinals appearance 
http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865588480/High-school-girls-soccer-Hillcrest-beats-Bingham-earns-schools-first-5A-quarterfinal-home-game.html
http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/tribpreps/57003266-190/hillcrest-bingham-round-beckstead.html.csp



Utah
Bill targets religious freedom in Utah schools
http://www.ksl.com/?sid=27252808&nid=1016&title=bill-targets-religious-freedom-in-utah-schools&fm=home_page&s_cid=queue-8

First responders enact school active shooter drill 
http://fox13now.com/2013/10/15/photos-mass-casualty-drill-simulates-bloodied-victims/
http://kutv.com/news/top-stories/stories/vid_7497.shtml


Audit: $334 million USTAR effort inflated job, revenue numbers
http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57001654-78/ustar-audit-created-jobs.html.csp

WSU announces endowment for arts education
http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865588492/Weber-State-University-announces-3M-endowment-for-arts-education.html


National
Study: Poverty biggest factor in whether kids go to colllege
http://blogs.edweek.org/edweek/inside-school-research/2013/10/school_poverty_more_than_racia.html

Texas Merit Pay program disappears quietly
http://edweek.org/tm/articles/2013/10/14/mct_txdateplan.html

San Francisco touts pre-K gains
http://www.edweek.org/ew/articles/2013/10/09/07pre-k.h33.html?tkn=LSVF7Ml4m9RVg9HjOhMAe9UNDlKX04VC3zzr&cmp=clp-edweek

Tale of two startups in K-12 marketplace
http://www.edweek.org/ew/articles/2013/10/16/08startups_ep.h33.html?tkn=MRNFdXYzU0dfFQm9uCVzdRNUPAotLbCBLFIk&cmp=clp-edweek

Stephen Covey's 7 Habits shakes up schools
http://www.ksl.com/?sid=27250367&nid=157&title=stephen-coveys-7-habits-shakes-up-schools&fm=home_page&s_cid=queue-15