Students make their way down the halls at Granger High School on Monday, November 4, 2013.
Matt Gade, Deseret News
This year, the Deseret News will focus on education in Utah as part of our specialized legislative coverage, from early childhood education to higher education.
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After all he's seen in his decades in politics, Kim Burningham has a lot to say about the status quo. Read more »
What do mothers around the world have in common? They would do anything to keep their children happy and healthy. That makes them a great force for social good. Read more »
Utah's legislators need a harrowing reminder that a debilitating accident could happen to anyone. The trauma, therapy and medical debt that follow are all reasons why... Read more »
My mother was a humble woman with tenderness and compassion who softly exuded such strength. She taught us that we came into this world with nothing and we leave with... Read more »
Five new temple presidents and matrons have been called by the First Presidency. They will begin their service later this year. Read more »
Michelle Obama on Saturday invoked the storied history of Tuskegee University as she urged new graduates to soar to their futures, saying their university provides a... Read more »
A senior Vatican cardinal predicted Saturday that there will be no change in the Catholic Church's practice and teaching about marriage, divorce and the reception of... Read more »
Amazon just made it so that shoppers can't find toys based on gender. But is the argument over toys really about gender? Read more »
The Alpine Board of Education has announced the appointment of Samuel Y. Jarman as the new superintendent of schools. Read more »
A water strategist warned Friday that the drought is here to stay and said Utahns need to take water conservation seriously. Read more »
The Utah State Board of Education voted Friday to release revisions for high school math and K-12 arts standards for public comment. The board also approved changes to... Read more »
The former (and future) late-night host has just shown his home state how much he values public education. Read more »
Since 1935, American Mothers, Inc. has been honoring motherhood by naming "Mother of the Year" and "Young Mother of the Year" from each state in the U.S. Read more »
The Utah State Board of Education on Friday made permanent a new teacher evaluation framework that relies on administrative observation, evidence of student growth and... Read more »
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