Sun, 19 Oct 2014
The first STEM Utah school assembly, designed to inspire students on the value of STEM education, will broadcast live on Tuesday, October 21 with Bryan Kehl, seven-season NFL linebacker and STEM advocate, as a featured speaker.
Wed, 15 Oct 2014
The General Financial Literacy standards will go before the Board of Education for final approval on Nov. 7. Public comment is invited until then
The Board of Education seeks comments from public about educator licensing, the disciplinary process for Utah educators, and about presumptions that are used to determine punishments or penalties for educator misconduct.
Wed, 08 Oct 2014
The Utah System of Higher Education (USHE) is one of six partners working to make education data more accessible and usable through sound and secure practices.
Tue, 07 Oct 2014
By state statute, the Board is required to submit a unified budget request to the Legislature each year as part of its duty to "provide a high quality, efficient, & economical public system of higher education"
Tue, 07 Oct 2014
The Utah State Board of Education will interview four finalists for the position of State Superintendent of Public Instruction on Thursday, Oct. 9, 2014.
Mon, 06 Oct 2014
Check out these photos showing the progress of the beautiful new high school in Richfield.
Fri, 03 Oct 2014
Utah?s Dual Language Immersion program offers a rich bilingual experience for young learners when their minds are developmentally best able to acquire a second language.
Tue, 30 Sep 2014
The complex will include a 4,800-square-foot research building and electrified quarter mile oval-shaped test track designed to demonstrate in-motion wireless power charging for electric vehicles.
Mon, 29 Sep 2014
Education to Southern Utah University art professor Deb Snider is a lot like one of her quilts, a body of work deliberately stitched together to create a harmonious design.
Thu, 25 Sep 2014
One very important aspect of U.S. economic success, prosperity and growth over the decades has been increasing educational attainment of the populace over time.
The Oct. 23-24 event, held at the Chateaux Resort in Deer Valley, Utah, is designed to foster a love of reading and focuses on the difference reading can make in people?s lives.
Tue, 23 Sep 2014
We?ve all learned the hard way that a tired kid is a cranky kid. And we know quality sleep is important to support a child?s developing immune system.
Mon, 22 Sep 2014
The Do the Write Thing Challenge offers 7th and 8th grade students an opportunity to examine the impact of youth violence on their lives and communicate in writing what they think should be done to prevent violence.
In a new paper, the researchers report findings from studies using cutting-edge luminescence dating techniques that narrow the time frame for the paintings in the Great Gallery.
Wed, 17 Sep 2014
The Roundup helps raise funds for the school's low income scholarship fund.
UVU Software Testing Certificate Program Offers Professionals a "Train Today, Work Tomorrow" Opportunity
Thu, 11 Sep 2014
The University worked with DigiCert and Xactware, as well as the Department of Workforce Services, to create a certificate program that prepares students for immediate employment as software testing professionals.
The Utah Board of Education on Sept. 5 unanimously approved proficiency level cut scores for SAGE. Utah students were administered the new tests in three subject areas in spring 2014.
After a nationwide search and a review of 55 applicants, the Salt Lake Community College Presidential Search Committee has recommended three finalists to the State Board of Regents
Tue, 02 Sep 2014
The Board has made STEM a priority through several actions in recent years, recognizing the increased value a highly STEM-trained workforce can provide the state?s economy.
Fri, 29 Aug 2014
Through the Concurrent Enrollment program, students earn both high school credit for graduation and college credit corresponding to the first year at a college or university in the Utah System of Higher Education (USHE).
Thu, 28 Aug 2014
Chronic absence matters beginning in the early grades and contributes to the academic achievement gap. Missing school has profound implications on the socio-economic vitality of our communities.
Mon, 25 Aug 2014
?The Malawi project is focused on creating incentives to promote adoption and compliance of conservation agriculture,? said Gregory Parkhurst, the WSU assistant economics professor who is heading the research
Wed, 20 Aug 2014
The State Charter School Board recognized Sara Layton, English high school teacher at Mountain Heights Academy, as the 2015 Utah Charter School Teacher of the Year.
Wed, 13 Aug 2014
A group of thought-provoking speakers has been assembled for this year?s event to be held Oct. 29, from 3-8 p.m. at the USU Performance Hall on the Logan campus
Mon, 11 Aug 2014
With the Tasman Sea on their right and the Totara Park on their left, these 14 Americans ? all hailing from Southern Utah University ? commenced on a grand adventure to explore New Zealand.
Mon, 04 Aug 2014
In an effort to meet the critical shortage of talent in the life sciences areas in Utah, Utah Valley University will begin offering a new graduate certificate in regulatory affairs this fall.
Wed, 30 Jul 2014
The State Board of Regents approved a new cybersecurity graduate certificate at Utah Valley University to help with the increasing demand in Utah and Salt Lake counties, home to world leaders in Internet security technologies.
Mon, 28 Jul 2014
The Utah State Office of Education, in partnership with UEN, is offering online courses to better meet the needs of those Utah educators who are pursuing their science endorsement, especially those in rural districts
Mon, 28 Jul 2014
Congratulations to Dr. Miriah Meyer who has been awarded an NSF CAREER Award for her proposal, Design Decision Patterns for Visualizing Multivariate Graphs
Gov. Herbert has taken action to resolve divisive issues in education. He reaffirmed his commitment to Utah students by calling for expert and public review of education standards, addressing issues of growing concern in education.
Sun, 13 Jul 2014
The 2014-2015 calendars for school districts and charter schools have been updated.
The next generation of scientists and engineers will get hands-on technical experiences as Utah Valley University presents Sci-Tech Expo on Friday, July 11, for middle school students enrolled in the UVU PREP program.
The MealsPlus program is volunteer based and relies on donations from local farmers and gardeners. USU Extension has played a vital role in connecting local producers with the program.
?Shakespeare has been in this city from the very beginning,? explained Utah Shakespeare Festival Founder Fred Adams, who directed that enthusiasm with a vision far beyond any horizon he could have then imagined.
Tue, 01 Jul 2014
The Utah Geological Survey participated in Teens in the Woods: Mapping our Future outdoor program, an education initiative designed to bring underserved, urban, and diverse children and adolescents to the forests.
Mon, 30 Jun 2014
DATC Summer Camps are an amazing opportunity for 9th-12th Graders to explore exciting careers in Utah! The cost to attend summer programs is $40 per person
Fri, 20 Jun 2014
The UVU Office of New Urban Mechanics will serve as an entrepreneurial civic innovation hub for local cities. The office will help cities pilot new programs or concepts that will save money, engage residents, or improve service
Tue, 17 Jun 2014
The Utah Electrode Array is a tiny little thing. Placed on a penny, it?s about the size of Lincoln?s face. Magnify it, though, and you can see a hundred needles reaching upwards like skyscrapers.
Mon, 16 Jun 2014
The Summer Food Service Program (SFSP) is designed to offer nutritionally balanced, high quality meals to children during summer vacations, interim, and off-track periods.