Education News Roundup: June 1, 2015

"Graduation Caps" by JMaz Photo/CC/flickr

In today’s ENR: Tribune looks at what’s ahead for the class of 2015. D-News looks at learning opportunities over the summer. Mountain Crest grad triumphs despite disability. Kids eat more fruits, vegetables if lunch follows recess. Teen doesn’t let rejection, homelessness stop her from achieving college dream. Links to these stories and many more are in the Education News Roundup for June 1. . . . → Read More

2014 Utah Graduation Rate

Utah’s high school graduation rate increased 2 percent in 2014 to 83 percent fueled in part by a 6 percent increase in Asian graduation rates, a 5 percent increase in Pacific Islander graduation rates and a 4 percent increase among Hispanic students, according to data released today by the Utah State Office of Education (USOE). . . . → Read More