Breaking Down Walls: A 2012 USOE Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Grand Prize Winning Essay

Essay grand prize winner Cassidy Hills from Woods Cross High School




“Breaking Down Walls” by Cassidy Hills is one of the three grand-prize winning student essays in the Utah State Office of Education’s 28th Annual Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Contest. . . . → Read More

Education News Roundup for January 19, 2012

Cougar at the Cougar Mountain Zoo




Today’s Top Picks: The State’s revenue projections are looking good. New gubernatorial candidate David Kirkham says too much education money in Utah is going to administration. Sen. Pat Jones discusses her proposed resolution on parental involvement. Canyons District’s decision to not use a cougar as the new school mascot goes viral. And Apple moves into the textbook market. Links to these stories and many more are in the Education News Roundup for January 19. . . . → Read More

Color Blind: A 2012 Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Grand Prize Winning Essay

Essay grand prize winner Elena Rodriguez from Alpine Academy




“Color Blind” by Elena Rodriguez is one of the three grand-prize winning student essays in the Utah State Office of Education’s 28th Annual Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Contest. . . . → Read More