Jeffrey D. Allred, Deseret News
Lawmakers, educators say state needs more elementary school counselors
The Legislature's House Education Committee gave unanimous approval Friday to a bill that would provide $1 million in matching grants to help Utah schools hire more elementary school counselors.
Ravell Call, Deseret News
Democratic lawmakers, educators urge better pay, conditions
Noting the state's teaching profession is in crisis, House Democrats on Friday addressed a number of measures they are sponsoring to address the teacher shortage.
Jeffrey D. Allred, Deseret News
High schoolers crash Capitol to warn peers about addiction
About 400 high schoolers from throughout the state gathered in the Hall of Governors for Youth Against Addiction Day.