Gov. Gary Herbert visited Copper Hills High School on Tuesday to ceremonially sign a bill started by students in an AP U.S. Government class.
Rural Health Scholars is a program for all aspiring physicians, nurses, pharmacists, dentists and any other medical practicing professional, to help give the support and opportunities necessary to get into medical school
This 5K event is designed for students, parents, and educators to come and engage in Healthy STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics) experiences with the community
The Utah State Board of Education and Legislature have taken steps to empower the state’s youth with financial knowledge that will lead to future stability and success in homes and the economy
Children must be helped to learn mathematics in a better way than we were, so that mathematical limits do not shut them out of certain life choices and career options.
Superintendent of Public Instruction Martell Menlove announced he would retire, but agreed to remain on the job until the State Board of Education can name a new superintendent
The Utah State Office of Education, in partnership with Utah Education Network, is offering online courses to better meet the needs of those Utah educators who are pursuing their English endorsement
Come and find out why Snow College is one of the very best two year colleges in the nation.
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.
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.
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
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.
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.
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
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.
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
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.
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.
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
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.
"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."
The University of Utah’s Taft-Nicholson Center is a unique education destination focused on engaging the humanities to deepen and enliven environmental study.
The Utah State Office of Education (USOE) is hosting an annual K-12 Public School Emergency and Safety Conference on Thursday, Jan. 16.
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
Attention Utah students looking to earn a high school equivalency credential: the new GED test is set to launch Jan. 2, 2014.
It’s not every day that Santa Claus pulls up at school behind the wheel of a school bus, ready to take children home.
These workshops are designed to help train and improve library services throughout the state of Utah. Register online.
Current President Cynthia Bioteau, who announced her resignation in October, takes office as president of the Florida State College at Jacksonville in January
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
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.
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.
The ribbon cutting for the 18,000-square-foot building, known as Weber State Downtown, will occur Nov. 21 at 10:30 a.m.
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.
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.”
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.
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.