Mary McConnell Mary McConnell en-us Copyright 2016, Deseret News Publishing Company Sun, 14 Feb 2016 00:00:01 MST Sun, 14 Feb 2016 01:42:51 MST Newspapers Utah Jazz: Defensive tenacity, leadership keep Arizona guard T.J. McConnell’s career alive He’s smart, he’s pesky and he’s the type of guy any team likely prefers in its corner. But can T.J.... Thu, 04 Jun 2015 08:01:33 MDT Newly elected Senate majority leader confident Democrats will join EPA fight Newly elected Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell says he expects Democrats will join him in his quest to thwart the... Sat, 15 Nov 2014 15:59:18 MST My view: Is Utah smart to take part in the 'Smarter Balanced' Common Core education Consortia? The SBAC was a bait and switch program because the waivers pushed states into "Federal Common Core Education Standards"... Thu, 28 Jun 2012 00:00:00 MDT Mary McConnell: Why the rush into new school core standards? The Utah State Board of Education has invited "Utah residents to share their comments about the Utah core standards at a... Thu, 26 Apr 2012 11:04:29 MDT Teacher tenure at issue in improving education In 2007 the educator Michelle Rhee was charged with a mammoth task: turn around public education in the District of Columbia,... Mon, 19 Dec 2011 23:42:54 MST Readers' forum: What to teach I read with interest Mary McConnell's column titled "What should we teach?" (May 15). The title captivated me, but the... Mon, 30 May 2011 00:00:00 MDT Mary McConnell: Editorial: What should we teach? High school government teachers don't grab many headlines. But recently we've attracted a brief burst of attention. Sun, 15 May 2011 00:00:00 MDT Weber State basketball: Wildcats routed in recently added game Rob Jones had 20 points and 13 rebounds Friday night, lifting Saint Mary's to a 77-54 victory over Weber State as the Gaels... Fri, 11 Mar 2011 23:06:38 MST No. 22 Saint Mary's beats San Diego 67-56 Rob Jones had 18 points and 13 rebounds in his first game against his former team and No. 22 Saint Mary's celebrated its... Wed, 19 Jan 2011 22:35:23 MST Mary McConnell: Tiger mothers and Lake Wobegon kids: is it time to 'Shanghai' our math students? Sat, 15 Jan 2011 00:00:00 MST Scholar Michael W. McConnell mixes law, religion Twenty-one years ago Michael W. McConnell was an up-and-coming professor at the University of Chicago Law School writing a... Sun, 09 Jan 2011 00:55:30 MST Saint Mary's beats Long Beach State 82-74 Long Beach State came out hitting shots from all over the court. Saint Mary's couldn't match the 49ers and played from behind... Sat, 18 Dec 2010 15:51:34 MST Tax cut deal moves McConnell beyond Sen. 'No' Nearly 200 cartoons hang on Sen. Mitch McConnell's office wall, each lampooning him for backing big money politics, vexing... Sat, 11 Dec 2010 22:58:07 MST Tax cut deal moves McConnell beyond Sen. 'No' Sat, 11 Dec 2010 08:47:31 MST Mary McConnell: Parents most important voices in school reform The drama, the genius, and even the occasional naiveté of the educational documentary "Waiting for Superman" all stem... Sun, 05 Dec 2010 00:00:00 MST