Recent Articles by Benjamin Wood
Published: Tuesday, December 10, 2013 4:03 pm MST
Members of the Education Task Force discussed the need to encourage math concurrent enrollment and the potential for a fourth year of required high school math.
Published: Monday, December 9, 2013 4:29 pm MST
University of Utah President David Pershing said providing students with access and excellence in education continue to be his top priorities as the university moves forward on a number of initiatives.
Published: Friday, December 6, 2013 3:48 pm MST
The State School Board discussed improvements to teacher misconduct policies during its Friday meeting.
Published: Thursday, December 5, 2013 4:32 pm MST
The 2014 Sundance Film Festival will include a Sundance Kids section aimed at introducing younger audiences to independent film.
Published: Thursday, December 5, 2013 4:08 pm MST
U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan visited Northwest Middle School in Salt Lake City on Thursday to discuss with educators their efforts to improve student performance.
Published: Wednesday, December 4, 2013 4:43 pm MST
The local chapter of the Society of Professional Journalists has filed an amicus brief with the Utah Court of Appeals in the case of a father petitioning Canyons School District for school security footage.
Published: Wednesday, December 4, 2013 4:02 pm MST
Members of the State School Board are scheduled to discuss revisions to policy regarding the suspension of teacher licenses due to misconduct.
Published: Monday, December 2, 2013 6:31 pm MST
Sen. Aaron Osmond intends to sponsor three bills aimed at ending compulsory education in Utah and encouraging parental engagement in education.
Published: Sunday, December 1, 2013 4:43 pm MST
Mountain Crest High School biology teacher Stanley Lawrence Litizzette was struck by a train and killed Saturday while duck hunting with his son.
Published: Sunday, December 1, 2013 12:47 pm MST
Nine individuals were transported to the hospital in critical condition following a collision on U.S. Highway 6