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Tuesday, 08 October 2013 12:59

Headlines Tuesday, Oct. 8, 2013

Around Canyons
Indian Hills Principal named UACTE Administrator of the Year
http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865587905/Indian-Hills-Middle-School-principal-wins-administrator-award.html

The Daily Dish: Butler kindergartner gives 'Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs 2" sunny rating
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=w_3E1LjCXPE

Boys Golf: Defending champ Brighton six strokes behind leader after first day of 5A State Championship play
http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865587924/High-school-boys-golf-Lone-Peak-leads-after-Day-1-of-the-5A-championships.html

Girls Tennis: Alta talent deep enough to make state title run this week
http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865587912/High-school-girls-tennis-No-clear-cut-favorites-in-5A-4A-or-3A-this-weekend.html


Utah
State booklet targets prevention as dropout rate hovers at 19 percent
http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/56969979-78/utah-students-dropout-risk.html.csp


National
Who decides who can see student data?
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/10/06/business/deciding-who-sees-students-data.html?pagewanted=1&partner=rss&emc=rss&_r=1&

Education Nation looks at what it takes to compete
http://www.educationnation.com/index.cfm?objectid=540F9D2E-2F52-11E3-B963000C296BA163&aka=0

Parents press for attention to gifted programs
http://www.edweek.org/ew/articles/2013/10/02/06giftedparents_ep.h33.html?tkn=QYLFsu1DKLhEtpmDwFVZZR91PPIfcGqKu5l%2F&cmp=clp-edweek

Many districts without chief technology officers
http://www.edweek.org/ew/articles/2013/10/02/06el-cto.h33.html?tkn=VLOFZTNYNKyzxgLUvRXuH%2FrAx1ujmB3eqQ0k&cmp=clp-edweek&intc=EW-MDD13-EWH

Duncan's leverage to be put to test
http://www.edweek.org/ew/articles/2013/10/09/07leverage_ep.h33.html?tkn=OUXFwBzzTTQufTTXYwp3RJPPR3p7WOXubmNE&cmp=clp-edweek


Opinion
Collins: Girl shot in face over education sparks others to excel
http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765639456/Girl-shot-in-face-for-wanting-education-prompts-urge-to-excel.html