Headlines

Monday, 11 August 2014 00:00

Headlines Monday, Aug. 11, 2014

Around Canyons
'New Canyons Superintendent: Out in Front'
http://www.sandyjournal.com/story/2014/08/07/education/new-canyons-superintendent-out-in-front/262.html

Live on 2News: Dr. Briscoe on what drew him to Canyons, ideas for the future
http://kutv.com/news/features/guests/stories/vid_2900.shtml

CSD announces new administrative appointments
http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865608330/Canyons-School-District-announces-new-administrative-appointments.html

Mount Jordan rising
http://www.sandyjournal.com/story/2014/08/07/education/mt-jordan-made-of-steel-beams-set-in-place/263.html

Football preview: Beetdiggers seek to come out strong with Kafentzis, six returning starters
http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865608426/High-school-football-Jordan-Beetdiggers-2014-preview.html


Utah
More than $500,000 severance package coming to former Jordan Business Administrator 
http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58272075-78/district-jolley-agreement-jordan.html.csp

State Board votes to renew NCLB waiver despite Common Core protests; PTA, UEA, superintendents support vote
http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58276195-78/utah-waiver-board-core.html.csp

Utah's No. 2 School Official Brenda Hales abruptly resigns
http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58276491-78/hales-board-education-friday.html.csp

Granite Board OK's tax hike
http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58275968-78/district-tax-horsley-pay.html.csp

County Council looks to turn old Hartvigsen pool into adaptive pool for community 
http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865608507/SL-County-Council-considering-former-Hartvigsen-School-pool-for-adaptive-recreation-programs.html


National
Trial set to begin in Atlanta cheating case
http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765658179/Trial-of-12-set-to-begin-in-Atlanta-cheating-case.html


Opinion

Jordan District 'buyout' appalling
http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58276621-82/district-jordan-jolley-buyout.html.csp