The average school in the United States is between 30 and 50 years old, according to Prakash Nair
A combination of doing the right thing, a quick response and good luck may have prevented a potential shooting at Fremont High School on Monday. Read more »
A Utah State University Eastern nursing instructor recently received the Breakthrough Leaders in Nursing award from the Future of Nursing: Campaign for Action, a joint initiative of AARP and the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation. Read more »
A 1946 copy of "Gone With the Wind," long thought lost, was returned to Rogers High School's library in the wake of a handwritten letter and a promise to waive a late fee that began accumulating 65... Read more »
New York's state university system has adopted a new definition of sexual consent that requires a clear, affirmative agreement between partners, part of a larger effort to reduce sexual violence on college campuses. Read more »
Open enrollment for Jordan School District began Monday and goes through Friday, Feb. 20. Read more »
Sprucewood Elementary School Principal Lori Jones recently received received the Human Rights Award from the Utah School Counselors Association. Read more »
Proposed rules would require states to track success rates of their new teachers. Read more »
The No Child Left Behind education law could be making a political comeback. Read more »
Bo Pelini was fired as Nebraska's football coach on Sunday after a seven-year stint marked by an inability to restore the program to national prominence and too many embarrassing defeats. Read more »
Heavy-handed school discipline is disproportionately administered to minorities and students with disabilities, according to researchers. But solutions are emerging to address disciplinary... Read more »
A bill that would increase the personal income tax rate in Utah by 1 percent, collecting an added $585 million for education each year, has incited debate among lawmakers, educators and policy... Read more »
Utah's two research universities ranked among the top 100 institutions in some subjects from a list of 20,000 institutions worldwide in a new index measuring the quality and quantity of published... Read more »
The Simon Wiesenthal Center, one of the nation’s pre-eminent organizations fighting anti-Semitism and bigotry, has developed a “CombatHateU” app to deal with the problem. Read more »
Murray City School District open enrollment for nonresident students will begin Monday, Dec. 1, at 7:30 a.m. at the Murray School District offices. Read more »
Aiden Rose can't run, bike or swim, but he finished a triathlon Tuesday morning with the help of some friends. Read more »
Founded by Jesuits and located in the heart of Silicon Valley, California's oldest college is uniquely situated to use start-up culture to wipe out poverty. Read more »
With state money stagnating, universities struggle to pay the bills. Read more »
As a former contestant on Comedy Central’s “BattleBots,” RoboSapien’s new role will be the transport cart for Hunter High’s FIRST robotics team. Read more »
The highly touted American Fork High School marching band performed Friday as the school's football team played for the state championship against Bingham. But the performance was unlike any of its... Read more »
A pair of researchers spent years following the progress of women from a single freshman dorm at a major state flagship university. What they found is not encouraging when it comes to the capacity... Read more »
Boys across America are losing ground. It's a situation so dire that three dozen national experts have formed a bipartisan commission to bolster their proposal that President Obama establish a... Read more »
SALT LAKE CITY — In the middle of a crowd of kids waiting for the bus in front of a westside middle school, one of the girls drops her book bag and two boys scramble to grab it, nearly... Read more »
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The average school in the United States is between 30 and 50 years old, according to Prakash Nair, whose Minneapolis-based architectural firm, Fielding Nair International, specializes in designing... Read more »
This year's lowest- and highest-performing Title I schools in Utah were identified Monday by the Utah State Office of Education, calling attention to areas of needed improvement as well as ongoing... Read more »
As educators continue making sense of this year's testing results and an abundance of other performance metrics, parents are wondering what something as simple as a letter grade means for their... Read more »
Brian Birch, director of the Utah Valley University Religious Studies Program, has been elected to serve as a board member on the Council for a Parliament of World Religions. Read more »
Education and police work have something in common, according to James Q. Wilson, one of the most influential political scientists of the last century. Both involve high social expectations and... Read more »
The University of Utah’s David Eccles School of Business was selected as one of 11 schools or colleges from nine universities to receive funding from an $11.25 million Daniels Fund Ethics... Read more »
Here are the top 10 education stories from 2014. Read more »
On Tuesday, hundreds of volunteers from Rowland Hall School, Crossroads Urban Center and throughout the community distributed holiday food bags filled with groceries for a hearty Christmas dinner... Read more »
Cara Baldree at Lincoln Elementary is one of 36 teachers across the country to receive a Raytheon – Engineering is Elementary Teacher scholarship for 2014-15. Read more »
Student video game developers from the University of Utah have won Best Student Game in the Serious Games Showcase and Challenge for their two-player action game “Cyber Heist.” Read more »
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