Education News Roundup: April 16, 2015

Aboriginal Dot paintings by Hawthorn Academy Middle School students.

In today’s ENR: The Every Child Succeeds Act, an update of No Child Left Behind, passes in Senate committee. A local high school gets recognition for its successes in blended learning. Utah students compete in the state’s first “concurso de ortografía en español” (Spanish Spelling Bee). Meet two octogenarians working and volunteering in two local schools. Links to these stories and many more are in the Education News Roundup for April 16. . . . → Read More

Vicki Lyons, PAEMST Finalist

School Bus and the Utah State Board of Education_Public Education Provides Support to Utah Clean Air Projects

Vicki Lyons, a mathematics teacher at Lone Peak High School in Highland, has been selected as a Utah State Finalist for the Presidential Award for Excellence in Mathematics and Science Teaching (PAEMST). . . . → Read More