Many students skip purchasing textbooks to cut costs, risking poor academic performances.
BYU topped Utah's ranks as the "best value college" in a recent report by SmartAsset, ranking 27th nationally based on tuition, student living costs, average financial aid awarded, student... Read more »
Seven-year-old Ja'Niyah Smith's first-grade class filed into a computer lab at a suburban San Francisco school recently and, as they do every week, practiced using mouses to pop bubbles with a... Read more »
Most university students send and receive more than 100 texts per day, and often these texts are sent at the most inappropriate times, according to a recent study published in the Social Science... Read more »
A blanket of fog lifts, exposing a band of rainbow sheen that stretches for miles off the coast of Louisiana. From the vantage point of an airplane, it's easy to see gas bubbles in the slick that... Read more »
The Labor Department says job prospects for recent college graduates deteriorated slightly last year despite an improvement in the overall job market. Read more »
Innovations Early College High School in Salt Lake City is getting the attention and praise of educators across the country for its innovative strategies to boost student success. Read more »
Graduation for LDS Business College was held in the Tabernacle on April 15. Read more »
Though there's been a lot of concern about teaching religion in school, this professor makes a case for it. Read more »
The state of Virginia is No. 1 in the nation for referring kids to the justice system — a dubious distinction followed closely at the top with Florida and Delaware. Read more »
The Education Department says it will fine Heald College $30 million, alleging the Corinthian Colleges subsidiary had engaged in egregious misconduct and misled students. Read more »
A public information meeting will be held regarding the construction of the new Provo High School. Read more »
A new study of 13,000 twins by researchers at The Ohio State University has found that student motivation is tied to genetics. Read more »
Nancie Atwell's comments on the new curriculm standards provoke outrage from public school defender. Read more »
University of Utah students won two individual events, two team events and placed fourth overall at this year’s National Inter-Collegiate Pistol Championships at Fort Benning, Georgia. Read more »
A 20-year-old former community college student fatally shot a campus print shop director who had recently fired him, just as his old boss arrived for work Monday morning, school officials and... Read more »
Parent leaders of the movement to boycott New York's standardized tests say opting children out could do more for their education than the tests themselves. Read more »
The University of Utah College of Humanities has named a new dean. Read more »
The "most flexible" institutions in American higher learning should be as automatic as high school, Vice President Joe Biden says. Read more »
Students from the troubled Corinthian Colleges are getting support from state attorneys general and U.S. senators in their quest to have their federal student loans forgiven. Read more »
Children at a Riverton school received a visit from the Easter Bunny as well as some friendly police officers. Read more »
The people of the Pine Ridge Indian Reservation are no strangers to hardship or to the risk of lives being cut short. But a string of seven suicides by teenagers in recent months has shaken this... Read more »
Michael Greller thought his Masters' experience peaked in 2012 when he won Augusta National's ticket lottery and he leaned over the ropes to get his picture snapped with Phil Mickelson and his caddie. Read more »
A new study suggest more college degrees would benefit the poorest Americans, but would do little to change the circumstances of the middle class. Read more »
These new books for younger readers that have recently crossed our desks help share the marvels of spring, including flowers, bugs, animals, growing plants and adventures in the rain. Read more »
Lawmakers this year provided an extra $1 million to expand UPSTART, an innovative preschool program that is free and focused on parent-child involvement. Read more »
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Two former Bountiful High School wrestlers have been charged in 2nd District Court and an assistant wrestling coach reprimanded by the school after an allegedly violent case of hazing on a team bus... Read more »
Former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney had a message Saturday for Jacksonville University graduates: Get a life. Read more »
With the rising cost of college tuition and debt, many students skip purchasing textbooks to cut costs, risking poor academic performances. Read more »
BYU will grant two honorary degrees at graduation on Thursday, one to Elder Cecil O. Samuelson, well-known in LDS and BYU circles for serving in church leadership and as the university's president... Read more »
More than 5,000 graduates met in the Marriott Center on the Brigham Young University campus for spring commencement exercises on April 23. Read more »
Longtime Utah State athletic director Scott Barnes is now the man in charge at Pittsburgh. Read more »
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On Friday, third-graders at Guadalupe School in Salt Lake City got a lesson from two of Utah’s top banking executives on the basics of money management in honor of National Teach Children to... Read more »
There's been a big switch in where low-income Americans are working, and education is huge factor as to why. Read more »
After a full semester of hard work, Utah State University students presented detailed development ideas Thursday to build upon the Granary District’s unique industrial character. Read more »
New research from Chile’s Pontifical Catholic University and University of Michigan suggests that moms who talk about math with their preschoolers at the dinner table can improve their... Read more »
Although a majority of Utah high school students expect to attend college, most aren't prepared to earn a degree, a new state report shows. Read more »
Indy and Willa DeBirk are awarded the Granite Gives Back award Wednesday, April 22, 2015, by Granite Education Foundation CEO Brent Severe at an assembly at Oakridge Elementary in Salt Lake City.... Read more »
According to research from the University of Central Florida, kids with Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder are more likely to learn if they’re allowed to let their wiggles out. Read more »
Buffalo's chronically struggling school system is considering an idea gaining momentum in other cities: public boarding schools that put round-the-clock attention on students and away from such... Read more »
Oquirrh Hills Middle School got a boost for its greenhouse program on Earth Day with dozens of volunteers from Boeing Co. and the Utah Society for Environmental Education. Read more »
On April 25, 1915, 100 years ago this week, British and Allied forces landed along the Gallipoli Peninsula in the Aegean Sea with the goal of capturing Constantinople. The campaign ultimately went... Read more »
High schoolers from across the state witnessed a taped recording of babies born via traditional routes and Cesarean section. Virtual Healthcare Interactive is a partnership between the Utah State... Read more »
While colleges across America roil with complaints of Title IX violations, mishandling of campus rape cases and unwillingness to change, Southern Oregon University is turning into a bright spot in... Read more »
U.S. Education Secretary Arne Duncan points to personal experiences that galvanized his career and focus on assessing performance. . Read more »
Overwhelmed and underresourced, guidance counselors need more manpower and better systems to help low income students get to the next level, research group argues. Read more »
The Utah State Board of Education is seeking public feedback on the state’s science and engineering education standards for sixth-, seventh- and eighth-graders. Read more »
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