Common Core test questions released, giving window into questions that sparked boycotts and furor last spring
Venezuelan students feel a measure of resistance from their home country while studying abroad, and ripples from Venezuela's turbulent financial state have made it difficult for them to keep their... Read more »
Around 800 high school students attended the Northern Utah STEM Career Exposition on Monday. The expo stressed getting a degree based on an intended job, instead of getting a job based on a degree. Read more »
The retiring director of the super-size, uber-impressive, award-winning American Fork High School Marching Band, John Miller, says it's always been about the kids and for the kids. Read more »
The president of the University of Missouri system resigned Monday with the football team and others on campus in open revolt over what they saw as his indifference to racial tensions at the school. Read more »
COLUMBIA, Mo. — University of Missouri officials say the football team will resume its regular activities following the resignation of the university system president. Athletics Director... Read more »
What classes can help high school students prepare for college? Which skills will be needed in the workforce of tomorrow? Parents of students in the Canyons School District will receive answers to... Read more »
U.S. industries will lack one million STEM graduates over the next eight years, leaving as many as 500,000 jobs unfilled. To prepare kids for jobs in those fields preparation should begin as early... Read more »
The latest on the protests and turmoil over racially charged incidents at the University of Missouri (all times local): Read more »
Long-simmering protests at the University of Missouri over matters of race and discrimination got a boost over the weekend when at least 30 black football players announced they will not... Read more »
BYU football: Missouri says team won't return to practice until graduate student's hunger strike ends
Student protests over racial incidents on the University of Missouri campus escalated over the weekend when at least 30 black football players announced they will not participate in team activities... Read more »
The most recent episodes of school violence have nothing to do with Islam, some critics note, arguing that the FBI is not well suited for the task. Read more »
More than 80 high schools across the state are participating in Utah College Application Week, hoping to help as many as 20,000 students apply and work toward a postsecondary education. Read more »
A seventh-grade science teacher has been arrested for investigation of possession of child pornography. Read more »
Schools that use Utah's Electronic High School, a public program that offers an alternative way for students to earn credit, may have to find another online provider to continue offering those... Read more »
Facebook founder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg outlined new education projects in a Facebook post Thursday, according to CNN Money. These won't be his first educational initiatives, but he says having a... Read more »
The Veteran Success Center at Utah Valley University is “Honoring All Who Serve — Past, Present and Future” with a series of activities centered around Veterans Day. Read more »
Granite School District has announced its open enrollment period for the 2016-17 school year will run from Tuesday, Dec. 1, to Friday, Feb. 19, 2016. Read more »
Utah kindergartners might see a new entrance assessment to help teachers understand their academic readiness before starting school. Read more »
The nonprofit College Board released its annual "Trends in College Pricing" report Wednesday, and among the findings were that tuition costs increased again — but not as much as in prior years. Read more »
A small survey of an impoverished Philadelphia neighborhood finds startling penetration by and reliance on tablets and smartphones for young children. Read more »
Ann Marie Corgill was awarded Alabama's 2014-15 Teacher of the Year, but bureaucracy made her quit, NPR reported. Read more »
UP TV set out to see how people would respond to witnessing bullying in its new anti-bullying PSA. The end results are uplifting. 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 »
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 »
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For two decades, Linda Saville has worked tirelessly to give at-risk children in Sandy a safe place to go after school. This month, after "begging" for donations, she oversaw the groundbreaking for... 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 »
At the University of Missouri, officials were slow to handle racial incidents and that contributed to protests, a student hunger strike, a threatened boycott by football players and the... 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 »
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 »
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 »
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 »
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 »
A series of events in Palo Alto, California, has some questioning parental and community pressures to excel in wealthy high-tech community. Read more »
Michelle Obama's message for high school seniors fretting about their college prospects is simple. Read more »
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