Recent Articles by Morgan Jacobsen
Published: Tuesday, February 9, 2016 3:39 pm MST
Less than a year after he took the position, Scott Jones has resigned as associate superintendent for business and operations at the Utah State Office of Education.
Published: Monday, February 8, 2016 7:09 pm MST
Leaders of the Alliance for a Better Utah announced Monday they intend to file a lawsuit against the state to force the Utah Legislature to increase funding for public schools.
Published: Monday, February 8, 2016 11:59 am MST
Weber State University is getting closer to renovating its Social Science Building thanks to a $5 million private donation, university leaders announced Monday.
Published: Friday, February 5, 2016 5:08 pm MST
Two bills would remove student performance on SAGE as an indicator in teacher evaluations and give schools the option of not administering the year-end exam to high school juniors.
Published: Thursday, February 4, 2016 5:52 pm MST
Adding to a legislative focus on early childhood education, lawmakers gave early approval Thursday to a bill that would expand preschool offerings to Utah children.
Published: Wednesday, February 3, 2016 7:39 pm MST
Utah Valley University leaders announced Wednesday that private donations for a new performing arts building have now topped $20 million in 18 months, exceeding the university's original goal of $15 million.
Published: Wednesday, February 3, 2016 11:24 am MST
Utah State University President Stan Albrecht announced Wednesday that he plans to retire after serving 11 years as the institution's leader.
Published: Tuesday, February 2, 2016 8:54 pm MST
As Utah's industry-driven emphasis on STEM education grows, educators and lawmakers still recognize the role that the arts play in students' learning.
Published: Monday, February 1, 2016 6:57 pm MST
Business leaders are asking lawmakers to consider an increase to the income tax rate to raise money for education by asking voters whether they'd support such a move.
Published: Sunday, January 31, 2016 9:10 pm MST
One man was in critical condition after a pedestrian stop by police escalated to a shooting in Salt Lake City on Sunday.