Education News Roundup: July 8, 2013

"Learning Time" by Temari 09/CC/flickr

In today’s Education News Roundup: Tribune shines a light on the new Career Path High and Weber State’s charter kindergarten. Herald Journal focuses its light on dual immersion. Fordham Institute takes to the pages of the D-News to tout Common Core in Utah. Armed teachers pose an insurance problem for some school districts. Links to these stories and many more are in the Education News Roundup for July 8. . . . → Read More

2013 President’s Education Awards

"Balloons" by Derek Key/CC/flickr


“Balloons” by Derek Key/CC/flickr

Utah students and schools are among the recipients of the 2013 President’s Education Awards Program (PEAP).

The U.S. Department of Education announced the honor was given to three million students from more than 30,000 public and private schools from all 50 states, the District of Columbia, Puerto Rico, Guam . . . → Read More