Education News Roundup: April 3, 2017




Cache School District deals with enrollment growth while Logan School District deals with enrollment loss. Weber State’s alumni magazine deals with the teaching profession this month (with a hat tip to Assistant Superintendent Patty Norman). Stories include: An overview with teacher and USBE Member Jennifer Graviet; spending a day with second-grade teacher Heather Hales; and a look at how teaching has changed with Sherrie West. Nationally, educators speak out against a proposed cut in a federal teacher-support program. NPR looks at how U.S.-born students are faring in Mexican schools following the deportation of their families. All that and more in today’s Education News Roundup. . . . → Read More

Mr. Ralphs: Educator, Teacher Feature winner, hero




For one 10 year old boy in Hyram, Utah, a hero isn’t an athlete or action movie super star. It’s his fourth grade teacher Jeremy Ralphs, a Teacher Feature recipient from December. . . . → Read More