SCHOOLS - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/SCHOOLS News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Letter: Some students need more help http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58246454-82/students-bit-feel-questions.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58246454-82/students-bit-feel-questions.html.csp">Letter: Some students need more help</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-01T08:35:02.269-06:00">Updated Aug 1, 2014 08:35AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Most parents in Utah take time for their children. They take time out of their day to help their children succeed in school. I feel that high schools in Utah should personalize the educational experience for those students who don’t have a parent to help them succeed. For children like this, it is so easy to be overlooked and fail classes. Often, they just don’t know how to ask for help. If counselors and/or teachers took a week during the middle of a term to bring failing students in and hav...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58246454@www.sltrib.com Fri, 01 Aug 2014 08:35:02 MDT Carlson: Sexual assault bill shows bipartisan hope http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58246297-82/schools-sexual-assault-percent.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58246297-82/schools-sexual-assault-percent.html.csp">Carlson: Sexual assault bill shows bipartisan hope</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Margaret Carlson</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> Bloomberg View</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-31T10:33:24.366-06:00">Updated Jul 31, 2014 10:33AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">WASHINGTON • Sen. Marco Rubio doesn’t have much time for Democrats. But he does have two daughters. And so it was that Wednesday morning, he found himself standing in solidarity with a bipartisan group of senators that included Democrats Kirsten Gillibrand and Claire McCaskill as they announced legislation to curb the scourge of sexual assault on U.S. campuses. The proposed Campus Safety and Accountability Act addresses the nonreporting, underreporting and noncompliance with the previously passe...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58246297@www.sltrib.com Thu, 31 Jul 2014 10:33:24 MDT South Jordan OKs deal with school district, cools to the idea of a split http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58244227-78/district-jordan-south-likely.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58244227-78/district-jordan-south-likely.html.csp">South Jordan OKs deal with school district, cools to the idea of a split</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Danielle Manley and Lisa Schencker</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-31T15:34:19.294-06:00">Updated Jul 31, 2014 03:34PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The South Jordan City Council unanimously approved an interlocal agreement Wednesday, but left the question of whether to put splitting from the Jordan School District on the ballot until its next meeting on Aug. 5. The decision came primarily because the Jordan school board approved South Jordan’s draft of the interlocal agreement Monday night and a new feasibility study indicated negative impacts for the city and students. Though about half of the public comment encouraged a split, all of the...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58244227@www.sltrib.com Thu, 31 Jul 2014 15:34:19 MDT Billions of GI Bill funds go to for-profit schools http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58241161-79/profit-bill-veterans-schools.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58241161-79/profit-bill-veterans-schools.html.csp">Billions of GI Bill funds go to for-profit schools</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By KIMBERLY HEFLING</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-30T09:13:01.624-06:00">Updated Jul 30, 2014 09:13AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Washington • Iraq and Afghanistan veterans have flocked to for-profit colleges, including a troubled chain that is closing or selling its campuses amid a series of federal and state investigations. A report to be released Wednesday from the office of Sen. Tom Harkin, D-Iowa, a critic of the for-profit education industry who chairs the Senate Health, Education, Labor and Pensions committee, finds that for-profit colleges received $1.7 billion in Post-9/11 GI Bill benefits in the 2012-2013 school ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582411612014-07-30T09:13:01.624-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-30T09:13:01.624-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58241161@www.sltrib.com Wed, 30 Jul 2014 09:13:01 MDT Jordan school board approves agreement to stop district split http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58233963-78/jordan-district-split-south.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58233963-78/jordan-district-split-south.html.csp">Jordan school board approves agreement to stop district split</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Danielle Manley </span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">and Lisa Schencker </span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-29T07:28:56.204-06:00">Updated Jul 29, 2014 07:28AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Jordan School District board members made the first step to prevent a district split Monday by approving an interlocal agreement drafted to improve communication and planning between the district and cities. “The purpose of doing this is so that children and employees are not faced with a district split and fewer opportunities,” board member Kayleen Whitelock said. “If we do not do this, that’s where it’s going to go ... if it means that children get more opportunities then it gets my vote.” The...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58233963@www.sltrib.com Tue, 29 Jul 2014 07:28:56 MDT Letter: Bump Catholic schools to 4A athletics http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58233065-82/schools-catholic-athletes-football.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58233065-82/schools-catholic-athletes-football.html.csp">Letter: Bump Catholic schools to 4A athletics</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-28T16:33:02.443-06:00">Updated Jul 28, 2014 04:33PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">As high school football is about to begin, can the UHSAA make some better rules when it comes to recruitment? As Juan Diego Catholic and Judge Memorial Catholic can open and close the doors to any prep athlete, the UHSAA can make it fairer to the schools they compete against by bumping them up completely to class 4A. (Judge Memorial plays 3A in football and 4A in basketball and baseball.) That should be a consequence for being able to recruit junior high school athletes entering high school and...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58233065@www.sltrib.com Mon, 28 Jul 2014 16:33:02 MDT Petri: Don’t let your kids grow up to be Ivy grads http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58232758-82/ivy-league-kids-everyone.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58232758-82/ivy-league-kids-everyone.html.csp">Petri: Don’t let your kids grow up to be Ivy grads</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Alexandra Petri</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Washington Post</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-28T09:58:26.629-06:00">Updated Jul 28, 2014 09:58AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">You need to stop sending your kids to Ivy League schools. In brief, according to an article in the New Republic by William Deresiewicz, who taught at Yale for 10 years, the students who are sent there are conformist, over-privileged overachievers. They emerge from homogeneous backgrounds and grow up to be elitist little twits. (He also went to an Ivy League school, but he is different now.) They overcame a little diversity, mainly not socioeconomic, to get in. In fact, Ivy League applicants’ big...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58232758@www.sltrib.com Mon, 28 Jul 2014 09:58:26 MDT Utah football: Pac-12 commish happy with NCAA power shift http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/utes/58217260-89/ncaa-schools-scott-student.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/utes/58217260-89/ncaa-schools-scott-student.html.csp">Utah football: Pac-12 commish happy with NCAA power shift</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Kyle Goon</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-24T17:41:25.425-06:00">Updated Jul 24, 2014 05:41PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Los Angeles • There’s an understanding in the NCAA that change is inevitable, Pac-12 commissioner Larry Scott said. And if it’s coming down the pipe, the so-called Power Five conferences would like to have some control over it. The man who has guided the conference’s growth in terms of both influence and profit talked candidly about some of the big happenings in college sports. His morning address at Wednesday’s Pac-12 football media session was full of silver linings — he used the word “innova...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58217260@www.sltrib.com Thu, 24 Jul 2014 17:41:25 MDT Prep football: Out of state schools finding recruiting gold in Utah http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58199037-77/state-utah-recruiting-recruits.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58199037-77/state-utah-recruiting-recruits.html.csp">Prep football: Out of state schools finding recruiting gold in Utah</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Kyle Goon | The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-19T23:33:08.971-06:00">Updated Jul 19, 2014 11:33PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Only a few years ago, the holiday break never provided much of a respite for high school football coaches. Armed with the raw tape from that season’s games, Highland’s Brody Benson was one of those coaches who spent hours splicing together highlight reels for each of his players who was hoping to get to college. Then he would copy the tapes, mail them out, and hope some college assistant had time to see them and maybe look into making a scholarship available. “The time spent on those tapes was r...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58199037@www.sltrib.com Sat, 19 Jul 2014 23:33:08 MDT USU notes: MWC commissioner worries schools will struggle because of legislation http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58212596-77/schools-state-conferences-mwc.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58212596-77/schools-state-conferences-mwc.html.csp">USU notes: MWC commissioner worries schools will struggle because of legislation</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Lya Wodraska </span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-22T21:58:53.338-06:00">Updated Jul 22, 2014 09:58PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Las Vegas • Mountain West commissioner Craig Thompson started off his media session pointing out all the great things about college football and noting the sport, in his opinion, is “healthier than it has ever been.” But then he got real. Thompson used much of his session here at MWC Media Days to warn of impending complications as conferences try to sort out and predict how new legislation will affect them. His biggest concern is how schools in the smaller conferences such as the Mountain West ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58212596@www.sltrib.com Tue, 22 Jul 2014 21:58:53 MDT Teacher essay: Seeing the big picture in Finland http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58188051-78/teacher-students-doing-finland.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58188051-78/teacher-students-doing-finland.html.csp">Teacher essay: Seeing the big picture in Finland</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Tara Black </span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">Special to The Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-19T10:41:21.176-06:00">Updated Jul 19, 2014 10:41AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Editor’s note: Tara Black, who teachers second grade at Indian Hills Elementary in Salt Lake City, was among 32 Utah educators who recently visited schools in Finland with Brigham Young University’s Center for the Study of Europe. Read the related story here. — I am constantly reevaluating what I’m doing with my current students to make sure I am teaching them in a way that they will comprehend and retain. I try to be the teacher that I hope my own family will have. I like to think I am back...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58188051@www.sltrib.com Sat, 19 Jul 2014 10:41:21 MDT What can Utah schools learn from education leader Finland? http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58166744-78/teachers-finland-students-utah.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58166744-78/teachers-finland-students-utah.html.csp">What can Utah schools learn from education leader Finland?</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By lisa schencker</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-19T21:57:35.245-06:00">Updated Jul 19, 2014 09:57PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">It’s a country that shies away from high-stakes school testing. It’s a place where teachers are required to have master’s degrees, students spend less time in school than in the U.S. and early childhood education programs are available to all kids. To some Utahns, the school system in Finland might sound like a dream, and, to others, a backward approach. But there’s no arguing with the results: Finland’s students rank far higher than those in the U.S. on international PISA tests. At a time when ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58166744@www.sltrib.com Sat, 19 Jul 2014 21:57:35 MDT Balko: Don’t treat teen sexting as a crime http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58176760-82/kids-photos-sexting-child.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58176760-82/kids-photos-sexting-child.html.csp">Balko: Don’t treat teen sexting as a crime</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Radley Balko</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Washington Post</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-13T22:19:03.241-06:00">Updated Jul 13, 2014 10:19PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The Washington Post’s reports last week about the efforts of officials in Manassas, Virginia to forcibly induce an erection in a teenager to pursue “sexting” charges against him deservedly provoked national outrage. Manassas police have since backed down and now say that they won’t execute the search warrant. But the Commonwealth of Virginia was prepared to create child pornography so that it could prosecute a 17-year-old for sending videos of himself to his then-girlfriend, who was 15. The very...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58176760@www.sltrib.com Sun, 13 Jul 2014 22:19:03 MDT Survey: Rapes not investigated at 2 in 5 colleges http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58167955-68/sexual-assault-percent-colleges.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58167955-68/sexual-assault-percent-colleges.html.csp">Survey: Rapes not investigated at 2 in 5 colleges</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By KIMBERLY HEFLING</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-12T19:21:02.693-06:00">Updated Jul 12, 2014 07:21PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Washington • A survey of colleges and universities finds a lack of coordination between many campuses and local law enforcement in handling sexual assaults, and that many schools have gone years without investigating such cases. About 40 percent of colleges and universities reported not having conducted a sexual assault investigation in the past five years, including 6 percent of the nation’s largest public institutions. More than 20 percent of large, private schools conducted fewer investigati...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-581679552014-07-12T19:21:02.693-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-12T19:21:02.693-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58167955@www.sltrib.com Sat, 12 Jul 2014 19:21:02 MDT Prep football: Branden Bowen growing as tackle prospect http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/tribpreps/58144073-190/bowen-tackle-canyon-corner.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/tribpreps/58144073-190/bowen-tackle-canyon-corner.html.csp">Prep football: Branden Bowen growing as tackle prospect</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Kyle Goon</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-02T22:35:32.109-06:00">Updated Jul 2, 2014 10:35PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">John Madsen knew two things when he first saw the rising senior step toward him. One: This kid, Branden Bowen, has a chance to play football for a long time. Two: If he wants to play football for a long time, there’s plenty of work to do. That was in the spring — now it’s July, and Bowen, a 6-foot-7, 315-pound behemoth of an offensive lineman from Corner Canyon has overhauled his massive frame. His midsection is slimmer, his chest is broader, and his lifts have soared under his training regimen ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58144073@www.sltrib.com Wed, 02 Jul 2014 22:35:32 MDT 12 more colleges, universities investigated for sexual abuse http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58144107-68/department-sexual-college-list.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58144107-68/department-sexual-college-list.html.csp">12 more colleges, universities investigated for sexual abuse</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By JULIET LINDERMAN</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-02T19:50:42.424-06:00">Updated Jul 2, 2014 07:50PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Baltimore • The U.S. Department of Education has added 12 colleges and universities to its growing list of educational institutions being investigated for their handling of sexual abuse allegations. In May, the Department’s Office for Civil Rights made public the names of schools under investigation for possible violations of Title IX, which prohibits gender discrimination at institutions receiving federal funds. It pledged to update the log on a weekly basis. The most recent version of the list...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-581441072014-07-02T19:50:42.424-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-02T19:50:42.424-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58144107@www.sltrib.com Wed, 02 Jul 2014 19:50:42 MDT Wharton: Can realignment be used to guarantee fairness? http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/tribpreps/58080049-190/schools-move-state-football.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/tribpreps/58080049-190/schools-move-state-football.html.csp">Wharton: Can realignment be used to guarantee fairness?</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By TOM WHARTON</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-23T12:01:02.825-06:00">Updated Jun 23, 2014 12:01PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">At a recent Utah High School Activities Association board of trustees meeting where realignment was discussed, an administrator joked that the group should just divide the state into 70 classifications. That way, schools could finish first or second in every sport. The facetious comment contained an element of truth. No matter how many classes are created or what new formula might be used to help less successful programs compete, the bottom line is simple. There are always going to be winners a...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58080049@www.sltrib.com Mon, 23 Jun 2014 12:01:02 MDT Corinthian, federal education officials reach deal http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58103462-79/corinthian-education-department-schools.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58103462-79/corinthian-education-department-schools.html.csp">Corinthian, federal education officials reach deal</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-23T10:05:02.441-06:00">Updated Jun 23, 2014 10:05AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Santa Ana, Calif. • Corinthian Colleges Inc. and the U.S. Department of Education have reached an agreement that will allow the for-profit education company to receive an immediate $16 million in federal student aid funds and keep operating. The announcement comes just days after Corinthian cautioned it may have to shut down because of its clash with U.S. regulators over student data and at a time when Corinthian is looking to sell off some of its schools. Corinthian — which owns the Everest Col...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-581034622014-06-23T10:05:02.441-06:00" id="#license-2014-06-23T10:05:02.441-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58103462@www.sltrib.com Mon, 23 Jun 2014 10:05:02 MDT UHSAA lists schools with zero ejections http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/prepsports/58080182-52/list-schools-academy-ejections.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/prepsports/58080182-52/list-schools-academy-ejections.html.csp">UHSAA lists schools with zero ejections</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-18T13:52:02.827-06:00">Updated Jun 18, 2014 01:52PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The Utah High School Activities Association continues to put an emphasis on sportsmanship. The group compiled a list of the Utah schools that had zero ejections of a coach or player during the 2013-14 season. The big surprise that not a single 5A school made the list, which was dominated by 1A institutions. In 4A, Bountiful, Skyline, Spanish Fork and Springville recorded perfect marks. The 3A schools on the list included Hurricane, Stansbury and Uintah, while Enterprise, Grand County, Kanab, Nor...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58080182@www.sltrib.com Wed, 18 Jun 2014 13:52:02 MDT Prep football: Realignment to be based on tourney success http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/tribpreps/58062016-190/football-proposal-uhsaa-schools.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/tribpreps/58062016-190/football-proposal-uhsaa-schools.html.csp">Prep football: Realignment to be based on tourney success</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Tom Wharton</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-12T23:24:37.042-06:00">Updated Jun 12, 2014 11:24PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Midvale • The Utah High School Activities Association’s board of trustees voted overwhelmingly Thursday to try an experiment in football utilizing a complicated formula based on state tournament performance to determine what classification a school will be assigned. The board then scheduled a public hearing on the proposal Aug. 27 at 6:30 p.m. at UHSAA offices in Midvale. The proposal will be put on the UHSAA’s website at UHSAA.org where the public can also comment on the proposal. Barring over...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58062016@www.sltrib.com Thu, 12 Jun 2014 23:24:37 MDT