Education - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/csp/cms/sites/sltrib/RSS/rss.csp?cat=Education Stories from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) <![CDATA[SLC schools hope Google Fiber will help bridge digital divide between high- and low-income families]]> 2339863@www.sltrib.com Tue, 31 Mar 2015 10:11:23 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/2339863-155/slc-schools-hope-google-fiber-will <![CDATA[U. study says planets with two suns are a reality -- not just in 'Star Wars']]> 2347224@www.sltrib.com Mon, 30 Mar 2015 22:02:50 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/2347224-155/u-study-says-planets-with-two <![CDATA[CollegeAmerica and affiliated schools accused of deceiving students about value of degrees]]> 2311391@www.sltrib.com Mon, 30 Mar 2015 13:36:34 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/2311391-155/collegeamerica-and-affiliated-schools-accused-of <![CDATA[Too early yet to tell if Utah's STEM campaign and cash are working]]> 2335387@www.sltrib.com Mon, 30 Mar 2015 10:23:07 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/2335387-155/too-early-yet-to-tell-if <![CDATA[Tuition is set to rise 3 percent at most Utah public colleges, 3.5 percent at U.]]> 2339967@www.sltrib.com Fri, 27 Mar 2015 15:42:01 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/2339967-155/tuition-is-set-to-rise-3 <![CDATA[Need a stronger skateboard or a last-minute sublet? Utah college entrepreneurs compete for $100K]]> 2332350@www.sltrib.com Thu, 26 Mar 2015 16:50:00 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/2332350-155/need-a-stronger-skateboard-or-a <![CDATA[Student researchers put their scientific theories on display at regional science fairs]]> 2332136@www.sltrib.com Thu, 26 Mar 2015 08:36:32 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/2332136-155/student-researchers-put-their-scientific-theories <![CDATA[University of Utah's video gaming program ranked No. 1 for grad students, No. 2 for undergrads]]> 2327031@www.sltrib.com Tue, 24 Mar 2015 12:17:06 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/2327031-155/university-of-utahs-video-gaming-program <![CDATA[Utah superintendent apologizes for comparing education ralliers to kid crying on Christmas]]> 2324974@www.sltrib.com Tue, 24 Mar 2015 09:00:39 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/2324974-155/utah-superintendent-apologizes-for-comparing-education <![CDATA[West Jordan charter school student wins county spelling bee]]> 2323772@www.sltrib.com Mon, 23 Mar 2015 22:06:24 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/2323772-155/west-jordan-charter-school-student-wins <![CDATA[Why do Utah lawmakers distrust Utah teachers?]]> 2311806@www.sltrib.com Mon, 23 Mar 2015 14:55:32 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/2311806-155/why-do-utah-lawmakers-distrust-utah <![CDATA[Utah researchers find new, ultra-stiff inner layer of Earth, insides of planet also likely hotter than previously thought]]> 2323077@www.sltrib.com Mon, 23 Mar 2015 15:19:02 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/2323077-155/utah-researchers-find-new-ultra-stiff-inner <![CDATA[State school board backs away from veto request on bill that could leave AP, IB vulnerable]]> 2311343@www.sltrib.com Fri, 20 Mar 2015 12:34:08 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/2311343-155/state-school-board-backs-away-from <![CDATA[Why don't Utah students want money for college?]]> 2285405@www.sltrib.com Wed, 18 Mar 2015 12:07:46 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/2285405-155/why-dont-utah-students-want-money <![CDATA[BYU graduates complain to accrediting board over school's treatment of lapsed-Mormon students]]> 2288397@www.sltrib.com Tue, 31 Mar 2015 09:45:07 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/2288397-155/byu-graduates-complain-to-accrediting-board <![CDATA[Legislative attorney tapped for State Office of Education job]]> 2303378@www.sltrib.com Tue, 17 Mar 2015 15:30:00 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/2303378-155/legislative-attorney-tapped-for-state-office <![CDATA[Legislature funds buildings, graduation bonuses for colleges and universities]]> 2298804@www.sltrib.com Mon, 16 Mar 2015 16:09:00 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/2298804-155/legislature-funds-buildings-graduation-bonuses-for <![CDATA[Utah lawmakers approve $1M for online preschool expansion]]> 2298735@www.sltrib.com Mon, 16 Mar 2015 15:58:05 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/2298735-155/utah-lawmakers-approve-1m-for-online <![CDATA[Robots and their child overlords invade Utah for a day]]> 2292198@www.sltrib.com Wed, 18 Mar 2015 07:29:39 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/2292198-155/robots-and-their-child-overlords-invade <![CDATA[Little zebrafish offer big hope for U. of U. cancer research]]> 2278414@www.sltrib.com Sat, 14 Mar 2015 17:02:01 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/2278414-155/little-zebrafish-offer-big-hope-for <![CDATA[Clock runs out on school board election compromise, solution could be left to judge]]> 2289226@www.sltrib.com Sat, 14 Mar 2015 16:17:22 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/2289226-155/clock-runs-out-on-school-board <![CDATA[Utah's public schools got more funding during the 2015 Legislature, but still are not back up to pre-recession levels]]> 2285103@www.sltrib.com Fri, 13 Mar 2015 13:07:18 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/politics/2285103-155/utahs-public-schools-got-more-funding <![CDATA[BYU researchers find social isolation could shorten life span]]> 2279048@www.sltrib.com Fri, 13 Mar 2015 08:37:03 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/2279048-155/byu-researchers-find-social-isolation-could <![CDATA[Lawmakers approve $8M program to turn around failing schools]]> 2285556@www.sltrib.com Fri, 13 Mar 2015 07:52:27 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/2285556-155/lawmakers-approve-8m-program-to-turn <![CDATA[Senate poised to win standoff on partisan school board elections]]> 2285257@www.sltrib.com Fri, 13 Mar 2015 07:52:27 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/2285257-155/senate-poised-to-win-standoff-on <![CDATA[If guv signs, opting in to sex-ed class would be law, not just policy]]> 2280400@www.sltrib.com Thu, 12 Mar 2015 08:37:05 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/2280400-155/if-guv-signs-opting-in-to <![CDATA[Nonpartisan school board bill clears first Senate test]]> 2274195@www.sltrib.com Wed, 11 Mar 2015 08:03:26 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/2274195-155/nonpartisan-school-board-bill-clears-first <![CDATA[No sex ed unless Utah students opt in, bill proposes]]> 2274061@www.sltrib.com Wed, 11 Mar 2015 07:59:09 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/2274061-155/no-sex-ed-unless-utah-students <![CDATA[University of Utah tuition will climb slightly, trustees say]]> 2274090@www.sltrib.com Tue, 10 Mar 2015 16:56:45 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/2274090-155/university-of-utah-tuition-will-climb <![CDATA[House committee revives partisan school board debate, passes on governor-appointed board]]> 2269168@www.sltrib.com Mon, 09 Mar 2015 14:13:55 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/2269168-155/house-committee-revives-partisan-school-board <![CDATA[In the search for engineers, Utah comes up short]]> 2257806@www.sltrib.com Sun, 08 Mar 2015 20:35:09 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/2257806-155/in-the-search-for-engineers-utah <![CDATA[Lawmakers restore some education funding, but school budgets still lag behind other agencies']]> 2258813@www.sltrib.com Fri, 06 Mar 2015 18:54:36 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/2258813-155/lawmakers-restore-some-education-funding-but <![CDATA[State School Board will seek NCLB waiver extension after all]]> 2258525@www.sltrib.com Fri, 06 Mar 2015 15:40:28 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/2258525-155/state-school-board-will-seek-nclb <![CDATA[For the fifth year in a row, lawmakers tweak school grading system]]> 2254435@www.sltrib.com Fri, 06 Mar 2015 07:39:52 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/2254435-155/for-the-fifth-year-in-a <![CDATA[House swats down partisan school board bill, Senate's preferred option]]> 2250128@www.sltrib.com Wed, 04 Mar 2015 16:57:01 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/2250128-155/house-swats-down-partisan-school-board <![CDATA[Most of the food on University of Utah campus isn't 'real']]> 2249266@www.sltrib.com Wed, 04 Mar 2015 17:02:05 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/2249266-155/most-of-the-food-on-university <![CDATA[Dixie State violates free speech, students say in lawsuit]]> 2250052@www.sltrib.com Wed, 04 Mar 2015 15:03:02 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/2250052-155/dixie-state-violates-free-speech-students <![CDATA[Schools combat hunger by serving breakfast in class]]> 2245379@www.sltrib.com Tue, 03 Mar 2015 16:18:01 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/2245379-155/schools-combat-hunger-by-serving-breakfast <![CDATA[Water vapor may help map pollution sources in Utah inversions]]> 2240491@www.sltrib.com Mon, 02 Mar 2015 15:55:56 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/2240491-155/water-vapor-may-help-map-pollution <![CDATA[Gallery: Utah kids compete in Science Olympiad at Westminster College]]> 2234564@www.sltrib.com Wed, 04 Mar 2015 11:32:39 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/2234564-155/gallery-utah-kids-compete-in-science <![CDATA[How should Utah charter schools be funded?]]> 2212379@www.sltrib.com Sun, 01 Mar 2015 19:01:28 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/2212379-155/how-should-utah-charter-schools-be <![CDATA[Educators call on lawmakers to collaborate, invest in schools]]> 2231365@www.sltrib.com Fri, 27 Feb 2015 16:18:01 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/2231365-155/educators-call-on-lawmakers-to-collaborate <![CDATA[State school board sticking with SAGE, for now]]> 2226942@www.sltrib.com Thu, 26 Feb 2015 16:32:41 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/2226942-155/state-school-board-sticking-with-sage <![CDATA[Westminster College's president announces retirement after 2015 commencement]]> 2226475@www.sltrib.com Thu, 26 Feb 2015 16:32:41 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/2226475-155/westminster-colleges-president-announces-retirement-after <![CDATA[House committee advances three competing school board election bills]]> 2225979@www.sltrib.com Thu, 26 Feb 2015 15:13:36 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/2225979-155/house-committee-advances-three-competing-school <![CDATA[Bill proposes spending $75M on school technology]]> 2222267@www.sltrib.com Wed, 25 Feb 2015 18:09:03 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/2222267-155/bill-proposes-spending-75m-on-school <![CDATA[U. study: Hospitals spend too much to defend Medicare patient care decisions]]> 2220564@www.sltrib.com Wed, 25 Feb 2015 17:09:00 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/2220564-155/u-study-hospitals-spend-too-much <![CDATA[Committee approves bill clarifying parents' right to opt students out of testing]]> 2216484@www.sltrib.com Tue, 24 Feb 2015 18:33:35 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/2216484-155/committee-approves-bill-clarifying-parents-right <![CDATA[Committee approves world language requirement for Utah high school graduation]]> 2216264@www.sltrib.com Tue, 24 Feb 2015 15:28:47 MST http://www.sltrib.com/news/2216264-155/committee-approves-world-language-requirement-for