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SLCC Wins DOE Grant for $2.23M, STEM Support

Salt Lake Community College has been awarded a $2.23 million grant under the Department of Education's hallmark Strengthening Institutions program.

Holladay Library Preps for Olympics with Music Program

As part of the summer reading program, the Holladay City Library hosted an Olympics-themed music program.

Cottonwood Teacher Has Right Chemistry for Huntsman

Towering over students at six feet seven inches tall, chemistry teacher Dennis Hummer could be intimidating as he questions students’ theories in his deep voice. But parent Jane Metcalf said the Cottonwood High educator is “a remarkable teacher who is one of all the students’ favorites.”

Not at All “Skeewompous:” Todd Summerhays Makes Physics Fun at Olympus High School

High school students preparing for the Advanced Placement exams spend most of April and May anxiously reviewing test materials and hoping their hard work earns them the college credit that comes with a passing score.

Great Teachers at Butler Middle Create and Cultivate Curiosity

May’s Teacher Appreciation Week offers parents and students an opportunity to celebrate the hard-working teachers in their students’ lives, but Butler Middle School Principal Paula Logan knows that great teachers work all year long to create a positive learning environment.

More than a Library: Celebrating Albion Middle School Librarian Marianne Bates

For Marianne Bates, running the Library Media Center at Albion Middle School is a dream come true.

The Excel Awards: Honoring Granite School District’s Outstanding Teachers

Despite ever-growing class sizes, funding shortages and just sheer exhaustion, teachers in Granite School District continue to work their hardest in supporting their students.

Is There a Cure for Senioritis?

Every year a strange virus contaminates high-schools across the nation.

Brighton Students Create New Businesses in the “Shark Tank.”

Imagine creating a new business idea-brainstorming an original concept, developing a business plan and presenting the business plan to a panel of successful venture capitalists. Now imagine doing so in less than three hours.

Utah Educator Day on the Hill Brings Teachers to the Legislature

Is it possible for parents, teacher, and government officials to all work together to improve education? CEA President Jen Buttars believes it’s possible.



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