A 38-year-old homebuilder put his business on hold and enrolled in college to create more innovations.
Yeah Samake, a former BYU student who is now Mali ambassador to India, said he was scheduled to stay at the hotel in Mali that was attacked by Islamic extremists early Friday but changed his mind... Read more »
A new study indicates with a simple test, parents might be able to find out how well they'll do in school. Here's how. Read more »
The Canyons Board of Education on Nov. 17 unanimously approved boundary adjustments aimed at balancing enrollments at all Canyons high schools and slowing future growth at Hillcrest and Corner... Read more »
The Davis Board of Education is seeking comment on the proposed 2016-17 school year calendar. Read more »
Utah State University's new Aggie Recreation Center opened for business on Nov. 19. Read more »
There have been a lot of protests at college this year, including Ivy League schools like Yale. But the school's president wants a more united and conscious campus. Read more »
Naples police say a fifth-grader at Naples Elementary School threatened to bring a gun to school and shoot at least two students. When police made contact with the boy, he did not have a gun. Read more »
Planned new bill will still require states to test every year, but will no longer dictate what to do with the data. Read more »
A former instructor at Eagle Gate College is suing the school for allegedly discriminating against his employment and benefits because he is married to another male teacher. Read more »
Teachers discussed ways to help at-risk students at an education summit hosted Thursday by United Way of Salt Lake, the Salt Lake Chamber, Prosperity 2020 and the governor's office. Read more »
Spending too much? Reign in your personal finances to reduce stress. Read more »
Sen. Marco Rubio's debate comment comes at a moment when higher education is in flux. Some want better data, while others push for smoother transitions from technical fields to a bachelor's degree. Read more »
Members of the Kearns High School Key Club sort donated winter clothing in the school's library on Wednesday. Read more »
Fall behind on your student loans these days and you could end up getting more than hectoring phone calls and threatening letters. Some lenders are taking more people to court, attorneys say. Read more »
Utah lawmakers next year may be changing the way charter schools are funded in the hope of improving equity between charters and district schools. Read more »
A new CDC report shows autism rates are continuing to rise in the U.S., but some companies are going out of their way to offer a good fit. Read more »
It will take more than $90 million to cover the cost of an additional 9,730 students expected to enroll in Utah schools next fall, legislative leaders were told Tuesday. Read more »
Former Rep. Jim Matheson, D-Utah, shared the great need for leaders who can work together rather than separate themselves to the extremes during a forum address at Brigham Young University on Tuesday. Read more »
While recruitment stalls for education's toughest job, one special-education teacher says goodbye in an emotional exit. Read more »
Spy Hop Productions, based in Salt Lake City, is one of 12 after-school programs being recognized on Tuesday by first lady Michelle Obama, who will present each organization with the National Arts... Read more »
Utahns overall rate themselves as having a high quality of life, but they view several top priorities — public schools, job availability and air quality — as areas that need improvement. Read more »
A Pennsylvania company that enrolls more than 100,000 students at for-profit trade schools and colleges across the U.S. and Canada has agreed to pay $95.5 million to settle claims it illegally paid... Read more »
When Payton Head ran as a gay, black man for student president at the University of Missouri — a school now known for one student's hunger strike and other protests against the... Read more »
In a battle of two culinary schools, the rules single out for-profits but ignore worse outcomes at a local community college. Read more »
Researchers argue that Finland and South Korea mean nothing, but we learn a lot by comparing Connecticut and Massachusetts. Read more »
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Utah State University and the University of Utah ranked among the top "most impressive" historic college campuses in the country in a recent report by College Value Online. Read more »
An economic engine. A jumpstart for lower-income students. A partnership with businesses to groom a workforce. The idea of free community college has been touted as all these, by President Barack... Read more »
A 38-year-old homebuilder put his business on hold and enrolled in college for the first time because he wants more innovations in building materials. Now he's part of a student team trying to... Read more »
Lawmakers and education leaders are setting their sights on new funding and policies for early childhood education as they prepare for the 2016 legislative session convening in January. Read more »
Late one night at the University of Mississippi power plant, William Faulkner turned over a wheelbarrow, used it as a makeshift table and began writing the classic novel "As I Lay Dying" —... Read more »
An empty wooden frame once occupied by Willem de Kooning's "Woman-Ochre" sits at the center of a gallery at the University of Arizona's Museum of Art in Tucson. Read more »
Surge in college attendance came when jobs were scarce, but college gamble has not paid off for thousands. Read more »
Sen. Aaron Osmond, R-South Jordan, who was selected to be the next president of the Utah College of Applied Technology, has declined the new position after accepting a counteroffer from his current... Read more »
Program offers free tuition to in-state high school graduates, provided they keep up their GPA, but did high school gyp them on study skills? Read more »
School Stickers, an online store that provides school reward certificates, stickers and badges to more than 10,000 schools worldwide, recently published a study revealing the naughtiest and nicest... Read more »
After a racist thread on social media sparked outrage on a quiet Washington state campus, college officials sent students home a day early for the Thanksgiving holiday. Read more »
Michelle Obama's message for high school seniors fretting about their college prospects is simple. Read more »
A series of events in Palo Alto, California, has some questioning parental and community pressures to excel in wealthy high-tech community. Read more »
The integration of arts into STEM sounds like a no-brainer. How could a multidisciplinary approach combining science and humanities not improve upon what each could offer alone? But there are also... Read more »
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