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Education

Resolution to protect student civil liberties heads to the Utah governor’s desk

Benjamin Wood By Benjamin Wood 8h ago

Utah teachers say they’re worried about school shootings — but adding gun training to their duties is ‘absurd’

Courtney Tanner By Courtney Tanner 22h ago

Salt Lake City school principal says education system is ‘sexist,’ disrespectful to teachers — and that’s a big reason they’re leaving the profession

Benjamin Wood By Benjamin Wood 1d ago

Girls Who Code to launch nearly 50 clubs in Utah

Mike Gorrell By Mike Gorrell 1d ago

Without a vote to spare, the Utah House agrees to strip the state school board of its final say in approving or denying new charter schools

Benjamin Wood By Benjamin Wood 1d ago

Utah senators vote to give more money to some school districts, despite concerns it means less money for all

Benjamin Wood By Benjamin Wood 1d ago

A poster advertising a BYU Women in Math panel — featuring only men — draws criticism online

Taylor Stevens By Taylor Stevens 1d ago

Utah lawmaker votes against an education bill he briefly sponsored

Benjamin Wood By Benjamin Wood 2d ago

BYU students don’t know what they should do about sexual assault. So the school is trying Instagram Stories.

Taylor Stevens By Taylor Stevens 2d ago

Utah lawmaker abandons online sex ed effort to instead urge lessons on consent and the dangers of pornography

Benjamin Wood By Benjamin Wood 2d ago

High schools could reject open-enrollment students under a bill drawing little opposition so far at the Utah Legislature

Benjamin Wood By Benjamin Wood 3d ago

Utah students plan to march for new gun laws in the wake of the Florida school shooting

Benjamin Wood By Benjamin Wood 4d ago

Utah man determined to bring chess to schools nationwide

By Sean Dolan | Herald Journal February 16

A former Utah State University student described her rape and the school’s response on Facebook. Now the school is investigating.

Jessica Miller By Jessica Miller , taylor stevens, ellen fagg weist, February 16

Utah schools changing longtime policy that students can’t say no when asked to dance

Erin Alberty By Erin Alberty February 13

Schools want to send teachers to Utahns’ homes, but critics say it’s government overreach

Benjamin Wood By Benjamin Wood February 12

Watch these musical kids from Utah win $15,000 and get a visit from ‘The Ellen DeGeneres Show’

Kathy Stephenson By Kathy Stephenson February 9

Hate has regional roots in poverty and lack of education, say University of Utah researchers

Benjamin Wood By Benjamin Wood February 9

School closures proposed after voters turn down $106M bond

By The Associated Press February 8

Surprised her school was named for ‘a really bad person,’ Salt Lake City student is relieved her school’s name will no longer honor 7th president Andrew Jackson

Erin Alberty By Erin Alberty February 7

Utahns say campus trustees, not regents, should hire college presidents — but poll results suggest many don’t understand the issue

Benjamin Wood By Benjamin Wood February 6

‘Not how you would anticipate a billionaire to act’ — everyday Utahns share their accounts of how Huntsman helped them

Eric Walden By Eric Walden , kathy stephenson February 3

A Utah lawmaker is planning to cancel a tax hike for education, even if voters approve it

Benjamin Wood By Benjamin Wood February 2

Utah Board of Education flirts with turning away up to $123 million a year over letting parents opt their kids out of testing

Benjamin Wood By Benjamin Wood February 1