Wednesday, 30 April 2014 00:00

Headlines Wednesday, April 30, 2014

Around Canyons
Welcome, CSD's new superintendent: Dr. James Briscoe of Illinois
http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865602072/Canyons-School-Board-selects-Illinois-educator-as-new-superintendent.html
http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57881678-78/district-briscoe-superintendent-canyons.html.csp
http://www.ksl.com/?sid=29693958&nid=148&title=canyons-school-board-selects-new-superintendent&s_cid=queue-12
http://fox13now.com/2014/04/29/canyons-schools-announces-new-superintendent/

Sprucewood's Michele Law named CSD Teacher of the Year
http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865602013/Third-grade-teacher-takes-top-honors-in-Canyons-district.html

Boys Soccer: Alta downs Bingham in long awaited rematch
http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/tribpreps/57880386-190/alta-miller-bingham-game.html.csp


Utah
Wasatch athletes charged in hazing-like incident
http://www.ksl.com/?sid=29695251&nid=148&title=2-wasatch-high-students-charged-in-alleged-hazing-like-incident&s_cid=queue-5

Students learn to fight for better grades
http://kutv.com/news/top-stories/stories/vid_10953.shtml

Eldest daughters most likely to succeed in school
http://www.ksl.com/?sid=29695824&nid=1009&title=oldest-girls-most-likely-to-succeed-study-says&s_cid=queue-4

Olympus student Utah finalist in Doodle for Google prize
http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865602017/Photos-Olympus-High-student-wins-Utah-Doodle-4-Google-competition.html
http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57876578-78/google-doodle-mock-plastic.html.csp

New principal for Provo High
http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865602027/Provo-High-School-names-new-principal.html

Kauri Sue Hamilton school hosts 'Napping House' literacy night
http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57880002-78/napping-hamilton-http-kauri.html.csp


National
Ed reform movement leaves need for leaders
http://blogs.edweek.org/edweek/District_Dossier/2014/04/study_growth_in_k-12_education.html

Common standards pose teacher prep problem
http://www.edweek.org/ew/articles/2014/04/23/29cc-preparation.h33.html


Opinion
WaPo columnist: U.S. needs GOP to be source for education solutions
http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865602071/US-needs-the-GOP-to-be-a-source-of-education-solutions.html