Summer Food Service Program

Twenty-one million children depend on free and reduced-price meals during the school year. During the summer months these same children could be going hungry because of lack of regular access to food. The Summer Food Service Program is intended to fill in the gaps between the school year when children are at a higher risk for food insecurity. . . . → Read More

Education News Roundup: May 30, 2014

In today’s ENR: KSL’s Deanie Wimmer looks at high school graduation in Granite District and in particular at Hunter High. T.H.E. Journal looks at how Junior Achievement is help STEM in Utah. Here’s your chance to comment on proposed updates to Utah’s library media standards. Links to these stories and many more are in the Education News Roundup for May 30. . . . → Read More

Dear Parents: Let the summer fun begin!

Kris Dobson

“I’m bored.” It’s still early in the summer, but I am guessing that some of you have already heard this familiar lament. As parents, we’re eager to assure our children have every opportunity to develop their talents and learn new skills. But by taking full responsibility for their schedules, we may be denying them the chance to learn critical life skills. . . . → Read More