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Two Rivers High teacher wins $5K for school

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Apr 10 2014 - 4:58pm

SALT LAKE CITY - The Utah Jazz and CenturyLink  have announced Two Rivers High School teacher Ray Franklin of Ogden as the grand prize winner of the 2013-14 CenturyLink All-Star Teacher Award program.

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VIDEO: Syracuse High students learn about being passionate about a career

Dana Rimington, Standard-Examiner correspondent
Mar 31 2014 - 5:35pm

SYRACUSE - Nearly 600 Syracuse High School students got a chance to think about their futures last week during their school's Business Day with a lineup of experts to advise them about networking, utilizing social media, and exploring career options.

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Utah schools superintendent announces retirement

The Associated Press
Mar 28 2014 - 11:58am

SALT LAKE CITY -- The man who's served as superintendent of Utah public schools since 2012 has announced he'll retire as soon as the state board of education can find his replacement.

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Black preschoolers more likely to face suspension

Jesse J. Holland, Kimberly Hefling, The Associated Press
Mar 21 2014 - 9:25am

WASHINGTON (AP) -- Black students are more likely to be suspended from U.S. public schools -- even as tiny preschoolers.

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Utah Senate approves private preschool grant plan

The Associated Press
Mar 12 2014 - 5:32pm

SALT LAKE CITY -- A program to help cover the cost of preschool programs for low-income Utah families has cleared its final hurdle in the state Legislature.

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Utah lawmakers advance bill to overlook hooky for good grades

The Associated Press
Mar 6 2014 - 9:46am

SALT LAKE CITY -- Utah lawmakers are advancing a bill that reduces the consequences for students who skip school, as long as they keep their grades up.

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VIDEO: Lunchroom etiquette all over the place in Weber, Ogden schools

Rachel Trotter, Standard-Examiner correspondent
Mar 4 2014 - 6:40pm

OGDEN - Parents and schools are looking closely at all elements of lunch room etiquette, with many focusing on student behavior.  The Weber and Ogden school districts don't have a specific policy on lunch room behavior, so they leave it up to the individual schools to set those parameters. Lunch room behavior policies run the gamut from...

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Governor appoints Cache County attorney to state school board

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Mar 3 2014 - 4:18pm

SALT LAKE CITY - Gov. Gary Herbert has appointed Terryl Warner to fill a vacancy on the Utah State Board of Education, as the District 1 representative."Terryl's extensive community service, as well as her expertise in working with children in the justice system, makes her a valuable asset to the education board," said Gov. Herbert. "Her...

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Two Rivers High teacher wins $5K for school

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Apr 10 2014 - 4:58pm

SALT LAKE CITY - The Utah Jazz and CenturyLink  have announced Two Rivers High School teacher Ray Franklin of Ogden as the grand prize winner of the 2013-14 CenturyLink All-Star Teacher Award program.

Comments   ·   Read more   ·   Updated: Apr 10 2014 - 4:58pm


VIDEO: Syracuse High students learn about being passionate about a career

Dana Rimington, Standard-Examiner correspondent
Mar 31 2014 - 5:35pm

SYRACUSE - Nearly 600 Syracuse High School students got a chance to think about their futures last week during their school's Business Day with a lineup of experts to advise them about networking, utilizing social media, and exploring career options.

Comments   ·   Read more   ·   Updated: Mar 31 2014 - 5:35pm


Utah schools superintendent announces retirement

The Associated Press
Mar 28 2014 - 11:58am

SALT LAKE CITY -- The man who's served as superintendent of Utah public schools since 2012 has announced he'll retire as soon as the state board of education can find his replacement.

Comments   ·   Read more   ·   Updated: Mar 28 2014 - 5:20pm


Black preschoolers more likely to face suspension

Jesse J. Holland, Kimberly Hefling, The Associated Press
Mar 21 2014 - 9:25am

WASHINGTON (AP) -- Black students are more likely to be suspended from U.S. public schools -- even as tiny preschoolers.

Comments   ·   Read more   ·   Updated: Mar 21 2014 - 10:10am

VIDEO: Syracuse High students learn about being passionate about a career

Dana Rimington, Standard-Examiner correspondent
Mar 31 2014 - 5:35pm

SYRACUSE - Nearly 600 Syracuse High School students got a chance to think about their futures last week during their school's Business Day with a lineup of experts to advise them about networking, utilizing social media, and exploring career options.

Comments   ·   Read more   ·   Updated: Mar 31 2014 - 5:35pm


VIDEO: Lunchroom etiquette all over the place in Weber, Ogden schools

Rachel Trotter, Standard-Examiner correspondent
Mar 4 2014 - 6:40pm

OGDEN - Parents and schools are looking closely at all elements of lunch room etiquette, with many focusing on student behavior.  The Weber and Ogden school districts don't have a specific policy on lunch room behavior, so they leave it up to the individual schools to set those parameters. Lunch room behavior policies run the gamut from...

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VIDEO: Songwriter gives Bountiful students a lesson on how music connects a message

Dana Rimington, Standard-Examiner correspondent
Mar 3 2014 - 12:12pm

BOUNTIFUL -- Often referred to as education's songwriter, Dr. Monte Selby brought a powerful message to students at Mueller Park Junior High on how students can translate lessons from music into their lives.

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VIDEO: Student achievers earn lunch with Clinton's mayor

Jennilyn E. Williams, Standard-Examiner correspondent
Feb 16 2014 - 5:43pm

CLINTON -- Students from six different elementaries in Clinton and Sunset enjoyed a pizza lunch at the Clinton City Fire station as a reward for being good students.Clinton, Fremont, Parkside, Sunset, and West Clinton elementaries and Voyage Academy Charter School each sent six students. Also attending were principals, vice principals or...

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VIDEO: Inner-city Ogden preschool helps kids get a better start

Rachel Trotter, Standard-Examiner correspondent
Jan 19 2014 - 8:01am

OGDEN -- A small file of 4-year-olds carefully balanced papers with round cereals and letter "Os" as they tried to form a line to walk out of their new preschool room at James Madison Elementary. "It's only our third day, so our friends are just getting the hang of things," said preschool teacher Heather Shaffer.

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VIDEO: Utah schools run lockdown drills, a year after Sandy Hook

Dana Rimington, Rachel Trotter, Standard-Examiner correspondent
Dec 22 2013 - 8:25am

Since the tragedy at Sandy Hook Elementary in Newtown, Conn., one year ago, local school districts have been making changes and improvements to ensure student safety.  Soon after the shooting, the Ogden School District, Weber School District and Davis School District started to examine safety procedures. Each district changed and fine-tuned...

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VIDEO: Igloo camping, bad haircuts impress charitable students and teachers

Jamie Lampros, Standard-Examiner correspondent
Dec 21 2013 - 4:29pm

OGDEN -- Allie Bawdon couldn't wait to see her teacher's bald head."I am so excited. He is going to look so weird," she said. 

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VIDEO: Warm the Soles program excites Ogden preschoolers

Rachel Trotter, Standard-Examiner correspondent
Dec 20 2013 - 2:41pm

OGDEN -- Preschoolers from the Ogden School District's Special Education Preschool were surprised with new shoes thanks to the Warm the Soles program from Education First Credit Union and Payless Shoes. The companies have been donating shoes to every child in the preschool for more than 15 years.  

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VIDEO: Syracuse High students learn about being passionate about a career

Dana Rimington, Standard-Examiner correspondent
Mar 31 2014 - 5:35pm

SYRACUSE - Nearly 600 Syracuse High School students got a chance to think about their futures last week during their school's Business Day with a lineup of experts to advise them about networking, utilizing social media, and exploring career options.

Comments   ·   Read more   ·   Updated: Mar 31 2014 - 5:35pm


VIDEO: Lunchroom etiquette all over the place in Weber, Ogden schools

Rachel Trotter, Standard-Examiner correspondent
Mar 4 2014 - 6:40pm

OGDEN - Parents and schools are looking closely at all elements of lunch room etiquette, with many focusing on student behavior.  The Weber and Ogden school districts don't have a specific policy on lunch room behavior, so they leave it up to the individual schools to set those parameters. Lunch room behavior policies run the gamut from...

Comments   ·   Read more   ·   Updated: Mar 4 2014 - 7:33pm


VIDEO: Songwriter gives Bountiful students a lesson on how music connects a message

Dana Rimington, Standard-Examiner correspondent
Mar 3 2014 - 12:12pm

BOUNTIFUL -- Often referred to as education's songwriter, Dr. Monte Selby brought a powerful message to students at Mueller Park Junior High on how students can translate lessons from music into their lives.

Comments   ·   Read more   ·   Updated: Mar 3 2014 - 12:12pm


VIDEO: Student achievers earn lunch with Clinton's mayor

Jennilyn E. Williams, Standard-Examiner correspondent
Feb 16 2014 - 5:43pm

CLINTON -- Students from six different elementaries in Clinton and Sunset enjoyed a pizza lunch at the Clinton City Fire station as a reward for being good students.Clinton, Fremont, Parkside, Sunset, and West Clinton elementaries and Voyage Academy Charter School each sent six students. Also attending were principals, vice principals or...

Comments   ·   Read more   ·   Updated: Feb 16 2014 - 5:43pm


VIDEO: Inner-city Ogden preschool helps kids get a better start

Rachel Trotter, Standard-Examiner correspondent
Jan 19 2014 - 8:01am

OGDEN -- A small file of 4-year-olds carefully balanced papers with round cereals and letter "Os" as they tried to form a line to walk out of their new preschool room at James Madison Elementary. "It's only our third day, so our friends are just getting the hang of things," said preschool teacher Heather Shaffer.

Comments   ·   Read more   ·   Updated: Jan 20 2014 - 1:17pm


VIDEO: Utah schools run lockdown drills, a year after Sandy Hook

Dana Rimington, Rachel Trotter, Standard-Examiner correspondent
Dec 22 2013 - 8:25am

Since the tragedy at Sandy Hook Elementary in Newtown, Conn., one year ago, local school districts have been making changes and improvements to ensure student safety.  Soon after the shooting, the Ogden School District, Weber School District and Davis School District started to examine safety procedures. Each district changed and fine-tuned...

Comments   ·   Read more   ·   Updated: Dec 22 2013 - 8:25am


VIDEO: Igloo camping, bad haircuts impress charitable students and teachers

Jamie Lampros, Standard-Examiner correspondent
Dec 21 2013 - 4:29pm

OGDEN -- Allie Bawdon couldn't wait to see her teacher's bald head."I am so excited. He is going to look so weird," she said. 

Comments   ·   Read more   ·   Updated: Dec 21 2013 - 6:58pm


VIDEO: Warm the Soles program excites Ogden preschoolers

Rachel Trotter, Standard-Examiner correspondent
Dec 20 2013 - 2:41pm

OGDEN -- Preschoolers from the Ogden School District's Special Education Preschool were surprised with new shoes thanks to the Warm the Soles program from Education First Credit Union and Payless Shoes. The companies have been donating shoes to every child in the preschool for more than 15 years.  

Comments   ·   Read more   ·   Updated: Dec 20 2013 - 4:07pm


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