Education News Roundup: July 25, 2017

Point of the Mountain Development Commission looks at coming explosive growth in south Salt Lake and north Utah counties. Ogden School District help group working to help central Ogden residents. Congratulations to new Carbon School District Superintendent Lance T. Hatch. Congratulations to Utah’s 2017 President’s Education Awards Program winners. Secretary DeVos touts local control in her meeting with ALEC in Denver. Study finds free ACT or SAT exams for all increases college enrollment for low-income students. All that and more in today’s Education News Roundup. . . . → 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