Education News Roundup: Sept. 24, 2012

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In today’s ENR: Utah sees AP participation and scores move up. New York Times looks at the education referendum vote coming up in Idaho. Education Nation gets underway. Code of ethics plan derailed in Canyons School District. Utah teacher excels in the classroom, gets invited to national conference. School tries new way to get kids walking. Links to these stories and many more are in the Education News Roundup for Sept. 24. . . . → Read More

2012 AP test Scores Increase

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SALT LAKE CITY – Nearly 2,000 more Utah high school students – a 10.5 percent increase – took Advanced Placement (AP) tests in 2012 and increased their success rate by more than 11 percent over 2011 figures, the according to data released by the College Board today. . . . → Read More