Sand Ridge Junior High teacher named top science educator in Utah

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Maggie Huddleston is this year’s recipient of the Presidential Awards for Excellence in Mathematics and Science Teaching among science teachers for grades 7-12 in Utah.


Northern Utah parents share their kids' first day of school pictures

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Happy first day of school, Northern Utah!


Williams leaving communications director position with Ogden School District

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Effective Sept. 2, Williams will leave the post he’s occupied for three years and focus on building business for Williams Visual, a strategic communications firm he started prior to his time with the district.


Utah SAGE results show Northern Utah school districts improved scores

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Davis, Weber, Morgan and Ogden school districts improved their scores in math, science and English, newly released SAGE results show.


Ogden's STEM school makes its debut with enthusiasm

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The new STEM school will focus on project-based learning, where students are encouraged to solve their own problems. 

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Teaching? Hey, it's not rocket science


State Board of Education allows public schools to hire teachers without licenses or experience.


Clearfield Job Corps wants death lawsuit dismissed on procedural grounds

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Isela Huerta Carranza, 17, died March 10, 2014. A suit filed by her mother, Adriana Delaluz, alleges the Clearfield Job Corps staff was negligent in dealing with the 17-year-old girl’s diabetic condition and lied to cover up the failure after she suffered seizures and cardiac arrest.


Back to School 2016: When school begins in Northern Utah districts

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When does school start in 2016? Check out these start dates for school districts in Northern Utah, including Ogden, Weber, Davis, Box Elder, Morgan and Cache County districts, as well as Weber State University.


Kids get free 'cuts and 'dos at back-to-school event organized by WSU group

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Thursday afternoon, 18 local barbers and hairstylists gave more than 130 free haircuts to kids at Washington Terrace Elementary school. The event, put on by Weber State University social work students, aimed to provide free haircuts to low income families before the new school year. With lines...


Waterford Institute expanding UPSTART kindergarten readiness program

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The institute was awarded $2 million in Temporary Assistance for Needy Families funds for the next three years, allowing its kindergarten readiness program to accept more children.

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