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Chris Jacobs

Alpine School District welcomes 85,000 students back to school

In total, Alpine School District, the state's largest school district, welcomed 85,000 students to 93 schools.
14 hours ago
student loan ITT Tech...
Katie Lobosco, CNN

President cancels nearly $4 billion in student loan debt connected to ITT Tech students

The move impacts 208,000 students who took a loan to attended the now-defunct for-profit ITT Technical Institute between 2005 and 2016.
1 day ago
Provo university...
Amanda Dickson

Provo university hopes to reduce shortage of mental health practitioners

Rocky Mountain University of Health Professions, in Provo, graduated its first class of counselors this year.
2 days ago
parents side hustle: murray school district first day cars lined up...
Becky Bruce

Parents, need a side hustle? The Murray School District is hiring

The first day of school in Murray came with a plea for parents to consider a new side hustle. The district needs support staff.
3 days ago
A woman texts on a cell phone. Eisenhower Middle School has banned phones...
Samantha Herrera

Utah middle school bans phones from entire school day

Eisenhower Middle School will not allow students to use their phones this year, even during lunch.
3 days ago
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Mark Jackson

Most Murray City school students start back on Monday

Murray City schools are back in session tomorrow for most district students. Students in first through 6th grades, and 8th and 12th graders will report on Monday.
3 days ago
In this Saturday, June 29, 2019, photo, Christy Belt, Timpanogos Academy 5th grade teacher, engages...
Curt Gresseth

Preparing and training for school emergencies

A Be Ready Utah expert discusses preparing for school emergencies, the need to have a plan ready and a list of items needed to safely handle disasters when they happen because they do.
5 days ago
Brighton High school pictured.. Utah school safety has changed since Uvalde....
Lindsay Aerts and Elizabeth Weiler

Canyon School District making safety a top priority for the new year

The Canyons School District implemented some changes over the summer after an internal audit of its safety measures.
6 days ago
An open book on a table in the library...
Jessica Lowell

Alpine School District restricts 52 library books

The Alpine School District recently put restrictions on 52 library books, many of which represent marginalized communities.
6 days ago
The Canyons School District is pictured. Its starting the year with a teacher shortage...
Adam Small

Canyons School District starting the year with a teacher and staff shortage

Canyons School District will start of the school year with a teacher and staff shortage. The district has over 150 openings.
7 days ago
Back-to-school shopping display is pictured....
Lindsay Aerts

Back-to-school shopping this year will have families navigating rising prices

Back-to-school shopping will be a little more expensive this year as families navigate rising prices.
8 days ago
children at an assembly pictured. The first day of school is coming up...
Samantha Herrera

First day of school dates for schools along the Wasatch Front

The first day of the 2022-2023 school is just weeks away for most school districts along the Wasatch Front. Here's a list of those days.
8 days ago
FILE- Davis County School District headquarters. Photo: KSLTV...
Mark Jones

Davis School District welcomes hundreds of new educators this week

Roughly 300 new teachers will be welcomed this week by the Davis School District as they begin their first year in education.
9 days ago
Gov. Cox drives zoo train to kick off the start of their new expansion...
Mark Jones

Utah’s Hogle Zoo expanding east side with an all-Utah species exhibit

The new project expanding Utah's Hogle Zoo will include an all-Utah species exhibit. It is expected to be finished in 2023.
9 days ago
Native American regalia...
Curt Gresseth

U. of U. to offer scholarships to Indigenous students in Utah

The University of Utah announced that scholarships will be offered to members of Utah's eight federally recognized tribes. The university president shares details of the program with Dave & Dujanovic.
13 days ago
Grand opening event for the Salt Lake County Jail Resource Reentry Program....
Waverly Golden

SLC County Jail announces a new resource reentry program

Salt Lake County's reentry program helps individuals navigate the stressful transition from jail back into the community.
13 days ago
Doing school online during the pandemic has put student behind academically....
Samantha Herrera

Study shows pandemic put students behind almost 5 years

Online school through the pandemic has proven to put students further behind than originally thought, study shows.
14 days ago
The Salt Lake School Board eliminated 42 teaching positions because of dropping enrollment numbers....
Mark Jones

No answers given why Superintendent Timothy Gadson is on administrative leave

Uncertainty still exists as to why Salt Lake City School District Superintendent Timothy Gadson was placed on administrative leave last month.
15 days ago
Amos C. Brown Fellowship...
Mark Jones

Amos C. Brown Fellowship sends 43 college students to Ghana

The Amos C. Brown Fellowship has sent 43 college students to Ghana for 10 days. The Church of Jesus of Christ of Latter-day Saints and the NAACP teamed up for the fellowship.
15 days ago
Utah Valley University College of Science awarded nearly $1.5 million grant....
Alejandro Lucero

Utah Valley University awarded $1.5 million grant

Utah Valley University has received nearly $1.5 million grant from the NSF. The grant will be provide scholarships and allow further research.
15 days ago
Former Superintendent Timothy Gadson has allegedly faced racial discrimination forcing him to resig...
Aimee Cobabe and Ladd Egan

SLC board member and former state senator ask residents to support former superintendent who allegedly faced racial discrimination

Former Superintendent Timothy Gadson was placed on administrative leave last month, no explanation was given by the district.
15 days ago
A teacher points to a whiteboard as her students watch. Pandemic learning is still affecting childr...
Samantha Herrera

Study says students are falling behind, showing a decline in math

A new study indicates that the pandemic is still having an effect on students, despite some evidence of a rebound.
16 days ago
High school football players from two teams are pictured during a game...
Allie Litzinger

New device helps high school football players and other athletes stay safe in the heat

Safety for high school football players and other athletes includes more than safety gear. A heat reading device helps keep athletes away from heat stroke.
17 days ago
Dr. Fidel a Montero new Davis School District assistant superintendent...
Alejandro Lucero

Davis School District selects new assistant superintendent

Dr. Fidel A. Montero says his personal journey and academic experience equips him with tools to best support the students as he begins his new role as assistant superintendent for Davis School District.
21 days ago

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