Apr 19, 2019 2:44 pm MDTBeehive Science and Tech students design uniquely Utah egg for White House Easter egg roll With just a couple of weeks to complete the job, a team of 10 students from Beehive Science and Technology Academy created an egg design to represent the state of Utah at the White House Easter Egg Roll.
Apr 16, 2019 3:27 pm MDTSenate President Stuart Adams leads mock senate at Kaysville Elementary School With Utah Senate President Stuart Adams to guide them, 80 third-graders at Windridge Elementary School passionately debated bills to allow candy at school and to add swings to their playground on Tuesday.
Apr 15, 2019 8:12 pm MDTWhat should teachers be paid? Envision Utah to convene group to take hard look at teacher pay What would it take to raise Utah teacher salaries to a living wage? This week, Envision Utah will convene 21 education stakeholders to consider that question and others, which its CEO hopes will "lead to some real guidance on what ought to happen."
Apr 6, 2019 5:35 pm MDTUtah's Sikh community observes Vaisakhi festival under the Capitol rotunda Members of Utah's Sikh community celebrated the Vaisakhi festival in the state Capitol Saturday, an observance of great significance in their faith. It was also an opportunity to shed light on Sikhism, the fifth-largest religion worldwide.
Apr 5, 2019 7:31 pm MDTWhat districts pay teachers makes a difference in how they can use Teacher, Student Success funds Qualifying Utah public schools that on average pay teachers below the state weighted average of $57,237 per year will be able to spend up to 40 percent of the new Teacher and Student Success Act funding to increase educator salaries.