Labels, changing measurements impede failing schools' turnaround, educators say
Labels and school grading systems tantamount to moving targets hamper the turnaround of failing schools in Utah, educators told members of the Legislature's Public Education Appropriation Subcommittee on Wednesday.
Education software a boon to teach reading or a bust when teachers lack training?
Is educational software a boon to teaching reading or a bust because teachers lack adequate training to derive full benefit? Or are available products not the best fit for school districts? A legislative committee debated the pro and cons Wednesday.
U. engineers developing new hologram technology
A team of University of Utah electrical and computer engineers has developed a way to create full-color, 2-D and 3-D holograms that can eventually be used in a variety of applications.