Mon, 17 Mar 2014
The Student Assessment of Growth and Excellence (SAGE) is an online adaptive test that was custom-built to measure students’ understanding of Utah’s Core Standards in English language arts, mathematics, and science.
Fri, 14 Mar 2014
Weber State University is moving ahead with plans to construct the new Tracy Hall Science Center thanks to the Utah State Legislature’s funding of $57.4 million for the project.
Tue, 11 Mar 2014
February was Career and Technical Education (CTE) Month. All across the country people were celebrating the important contribution that CTE is making to individuals, to communities, to the economy
Fri, 07 Mar 2014
The Utah State Board of Education is seeking comments on its proposed revision to the state’s world language core standards. The Board regularly updates core standards to reflect current needs and expectations of student learning.
Thu, 06 Mar 2014
Our goal is to get more youth interested in tech related fields, where millions of jobs are available.
This new complex has been designed to serve as the premier academic hub of evidence-based K-12 arts integration research, training, practice and advocacy in the nation.
Mon, 24 Feb 2014
Featuring keynote speaker Secretary of the Interior Sally Jewell, the Intermountain Sustainability Summit aims to bring together civic leaders, sustainability professionals, businesses, educators, students, and interested public
Fri, 21 Feb 2014
Nine presenters will share a few "Ideas Worth Spreading" during Weber State University’s first TEDx Talks. The event will take place during two sessions on Feb. 28.
Wed, 19 Feb 2014
Utah Valley University students will have an opportunity to take Community Emergency Response Team training beginning March 5, 2014. The course will be offered by the Emergency Services department at UVU
Fri, 14 Feb 2014
Many people think that immunizations are just for babies. In reality, many people between the ages of 11-18 are at risk of getting serious diseases including measles, tetanus, hepatitis B, hepatitis A and chickenpox.
Tue, 11 Feb 2014
This emerging field – which addresses large sets of data too complex, diverse or rapidly changing for one computer to handle – affects everything from studying traffic patterns to managing sensitive information online.
Thu, 06 Feb 2014
Beginning in January, following the end-of-school bell, 5th and 6th graders in the Alpine School District didn’t rush home to their video games and computers. Instead, they picked up an entirely new type of technology
Fri, 31 Jan 2014
There are over 1900 jobs in Manufacturing, Construction and Healthcare. Due to this growing demand in jobs, DATC has developed the Hot Jobs Scholarship to help you gain the skills to get hired.
Tue, 21 Jan 2014
"Tami has seen our education system at work from every angle and she will provide valuable perspective as we work to reach our goal to have 66 percent of Utah adults with a college degree or certificate by 2020."
Fri, 17 Jan 2014
The University of Utah’s Taft-Nicholson Center is a unique education destination focused on engaging the humanities to deepen and enliven environmental study.
Mon, 13 Jan 2014
The Utah State Office of Education (USOE) is hosting an annual K-12 Public School Emergency and Safety Conference on Thursday, Jan. 16.
Thu, 09 Jan 2014
All three Utah nominees will compete in the National Principal of the Year competition sponsored by VIRCO and the National Association of Secondary School Principals.
Festivities begin in the Shepherd Union Jan. 7 at 7:30 a.m. and culminate at 1:25 p.m. with a blast of confetti cannons, the drop of 12,500 balloons and a 125-square-foot cake decorated like a campus map
Thu, 02 Jan 2014
Attention Utah students looking to earn a high school equivalency credential: the new GED test is set to launch Jan. 2, 2014.
Mon, 23 Dec 2013
It’s not every day that Santa Claus pulls up at school behind the wheel of a school bus, ready to take children home.
Mon, 16 Dec 2013
These workshops are designed to help train and improve library services throughout the state of Utah. Register online.
Thu, 12 Dec 2013
Current President Cynthia Bioteau, who announced her resignation in October, takes office as president of the Florida State College at Jacksonville in January
Fri, 06 Dec 2013
US Secretary of Education Arne Duncan visited Northwest Middle School Thursday. Duncan was joined by State Supt. Martell Menlove, Salt Lake Superintendent McKell Withers, Principal Brian Conley, students, parents and teachers
Mon, 02 Dec 2013
In academic performance, these schools are the top 15 percent of Title I schools and all have either above average academic growth or above average academic achievement.
Wed, 20 Nov 2013
State Superintendent of Public Instruction Martell Menlove delivered the annual State of Education Address on Nov. 19 from M. Lynn Bennion Elementary School in Salt Lake City.
Tue, 19 Nov 2013
The ribbon cutting for the 18,000-square-foot building, known as Weber State Downtown, will occur Nov. 21 at 10:30 a.m.
Mon, 18 Nov 2013
The State Board of Regents announced the four finalists for the President of Southern Utah University in Cedar City, Utah. The Presidential Search Committee conducted a national search and considered nearly 70 candidates.
Fri, 15 Nov 2013
Steve Jobs, co-founder, chairman, and CEO of Apple Inc. believed, “Everyone in this country should learn how to program a computer because it teaches you how to think.”
Mon, 11 Nov 2013
The University of Utah will honor 11 Utah veterans, including the second female admiral, at its 16th annual Veterans Day Commemoration Ceremony, Monday, Nov. 11, 2013.
40th Anniversary Celebrations Include Civil War Historian, Open House, Reunion and Antiques Roadshow
Wed, 06 Nov 2013
The weeklong 40th anniversary celebration of Weber State's Social Science Building will include an open house with family-friendly activities, a college reunion, a lecture from a renowned historian and “Utah Antiques Roadshow.”
Shmoop, a digital curriculum and test prep company, is partnering with Utah to provide the state’s 11th graders with test prep help to successfully prepare for the ACT exam in March.
Weber State University announced that the Sorenson Legacy Foundation has given $3 million to the College of Arts & Humanities to create an endowed arts program to perpetuate arts-integrated learning.
Tue, 22 Oct 2013
The goal of STEM for U Week is to build connections between the U of U and the broader community while introducing grade school students to STEM content, role models, and careers.
Fri, 18 Oct 2013
The State Board of Education approved eleven new charter schools to open in the 2014-2015 school year. Utah International was among the new schools approved by the Board.
Tue, 08 Oct 2013
On Thursday, October 3, Lakeview Elementary School students and guests celebrated their outstanding academic performance from the 2012-13 school year.
The Flight Training Excellence awards were created to highlight the best the flight training industry has to offer.
Mon, 23 Sep 2013
The new Elementary Mathematics Teachers Academy at Utah State University launches fall semester 2013, with the goal of preparing teachers to more effectively teach the Common Core Standards for mathematics.
Fri, 20 Sep 2013
Last year over 1,200 job seekers and 30 top employers attended this FREE community event sponsored by The Department of Workforce Services and Bridgerland Applied Technology College.
Wed, 18 Sep 2013
This year, as in each fall for the past 30 years, more than 1,500 Cache County school children are participating in Cache County Natural Resource Field Days.
Mon, 16 Sep 2013
@Geneva will combine with the Town of Vineyard to become one of the largest community developments in Utah. It will include housing, many geared to UVU students, for 26,000 future residents.