Education News Roundup: July 1, 2014

"Summer Break" by Ohsohappytogether/CC/flickr

In today’s ENR: Rep. Bishop talks federal land and school funding in Logan. So, ENR asks, what have you done with your life? “Utah High School Grad Gets Over $2 Million In Scholarship Offers” Board Member Jennifer Johnson offers ideas on how to make the Utah State Board of Education more friendly. Links to these stories and many more are in the Education News Roundup for July 1. . . . → Read More

Two Utah Teams Place Well at National STEM Event

The Granite Park team, Aruna Dhungel, Dipika Dulal, Syeda Hashmi, and Rekha Subba, won the overall middle school third-place trophy. Photo courtesy of MESA USA National Engineering Design Competition.

Two Salt Lake City all-girl teams, one from Granite Park Junior High and one from Cottonwood High School, took top prizes from the 2014 MESA USA National Engineering Design Competition recently held in Portland, Ore. . . . → Read More