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Utah's school grades: 'What does a C mean?'

Judy Park

The state Office of Education recently issued two sets of report cards rating Utah schools, but administrators don’t recommend judging schools only on a letter grade. “What does a C mean?...

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Less than half of Utah undergrads finish in 6 years

SALT LAKE CITY — Less than half of students who enroll in Utah’s colleges and universities finish bachelor’s degrees within six years, but...


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Syracuse students relate karate to physics

SYRACUSE — Senior Noah Froisland has spent the last six years learning karate, like how to pivot and move his body, but not once did he realize how...


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Locals optimistic about 2015 Utah education budget

Over the holidays, Utahns have the time to ponder what could be a substantial gift to education. Gov. Gary Herbert released his proposed budget for fiscal year...


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Kaysville students win Utah math competition

KAYSVILLE — More than 10,000 students competed for the Utah Math Cup, and the winners are sixth-graders at Endeavor Elementary School. Students in Mr....


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Utah's school grades: 'What does a C mean?'

The state Office of Education recently issued two sets of report cards rating Utah schools, but administrators don’t recommend judging schools only on a...




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WSU Faraday lectures share the fun of science

OGDEN -- Children love watching soap bubbles float through the air, and then delicately pop when they fall to the ground. They love soap bubbles even more when the...


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Utah students taking too long to graduate from college

SALT LAKE CITY -- Utah has promoted itself as a pretty, great state, where life is elevated. Now, at least in some ways, it’s being described as a pretty flat...


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No area schools receive Fs in state report, but a few Ds handed

SALT LAKE CITY -- Report cards are out, showing that some schools seem to be doing great — and others are not keeping pace. The Utah State Office of...


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Utah's high school graduation rate continues to climb

SALT LAKE CITY — Utah’s high school graduation rate continued to climb in 2014, with improvement driven in large part by minority students, according to...


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Mount Ogden teachers pick up master's degrees

OGDEN – Six teachers from Mount Ogden Junior High School have accomplished much more than teaching together — they have been students too....

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Less than half of Utah undergrads finish in 6 years

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