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Utah again ranks among the top 10 states for overall child well-being, according to an annual report by the Annie E. Case Foundation published this week.
Sydnee Dickson was chosen Thursday to lead the Utah State Office of Education as the state superintendent of public instruction.
Utah remains the youngest state in the country, with a median age of 30.7, compared with the U.S. median age of 37.8. Utah and Cache counties are among the 10 youngest counties in the nation, with median ages o...
An excessive heat warning was issued Monday for parts of southern and eastern Utah, with temperatures soaring in other parts of the state.
Local economic experts, education leaders, business executives and other Utah residents say many parts of the state's tax structure are outdated, inefficient or unfair.
Keeping up with Utah's population growth includes planning, funding and maintaining a robust infrastructure in the state, according to a recent report from the Kem C. Gardner Policy Institute and the Hinckley I...
Two Utah educators have been selected as finalists to become the next state superintendent of public instruction, education leaders announced Thursday.
Early childhood education, teacher support, college opportunities and other issues are key education priorities going into the 2016 election, according to a new project that aims to inform Utah voters.
Changes to the student assessment of growth and excellence are on the horizon as state lawmakers and education leaders have begun formal discussions of how Utah's student testing and school accountability syste...
Students, faculty and staff at Salt Lake Community College dedicated a "pride crosswalk" as a gesture of inclusivity for LGBT students, faculty and staff.