Education

Weber State town hall on race sees small turnout, big spirit

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About 20 people attended the sixth Weber State University town hall on race, a decrease from about...

Education

Weber State town hall on race sees small turnout, big spirit

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About 20 people attended the sixth Weber State University town hall on race, a decrease from about 200 who attended the first one held a year ago.


Education

Tax increase initiative draws support from teachers, superintendents

Our Schools Now Lomond View Open House Richard Kendall

Superintendents from the Weber and Davis school districts said they support Our Schools Now, a business-led initiative to increase taxes and put those dollars back into schools. 


Education

Ogden Schools seek to put tax money toward innovation center, Title I positions

2017 Ogden School District logo

Taxes levied by Ogden schools are slated to increase from the previous year.


Education

Horace Mann, Mound Fort, Ben Lomond schools approved for bond projects

Horace Mann Elementary School rebuild concept map

Rebuilding Horace Mann Elementary School means nearby Gramercy Elementary School will most likely close, Ogden School District spokesman Jer Bates said. The district’s school board approved this and several other projects contingent on a bond initiative passing this fall.


National

BYU-Idaho instructor fired after Facebook post supporting LGBT rights, she says

BYU-Idaho

Ruthie Robertson knew the post contradicted the views of her employer, but she never expected to be fired because of it. 


Education

Ogden entities partner to provide education, food during summer months

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A total of 74 percent of Ogden School District students were on free and reduced lunches last school year, so the district partners with a federal program in an effort to feed potentially hungry kids over the summer as well.


Education

Box Elder looks to exit survey for answers to high teacher turnover rate

Box Elder School Board

Why did you quit your last job? The Box Elder School District hopes asking teachers who leave the district that question will shed light on how to attract and retain quality educators.


Education

Davis looks at building bus barn with solar panels to power Farmington High

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The Davis School District is considering adding about $2 million in solar panels on a new school bus storage facility.


Education

Park Valley schools get state board approval to move to 4-day school week

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Park Valley Elementary and Secondary School is going to have a shorter school week starting this fall.


Local

Sheriff's deputy honored during Ogden Pioneer Days Grand Parade

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Deputy Tyler Greenhalgh will be honored during the Ogden Pioneer Days Grand Parade for his work helping and protecting children.


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