In an effort to boost support for struggling elementary readers and provide professional development for educators, Utah Gov. Spencer Cox has increased funding for the University of Utah Reading Clinic, to $1,321,574 — an increase from $968,861 the previous fiscal year.
The University of Utah's newest college is one of five in the nation to receive a $517,000 grant fto create an intersectional studies collective to examine how race, gender, sexual orientation and disability, among other critical entities, intersect.
Many Utah schools are transitioning to remote learning in the wake of an ongoing rise in COVID-19 cases, which creates challenges for teachers and students. But experts say Utah is in a "unique position" to handle those challenges.
A precedent-setting $884 million in investments were raised by University of Utah startup companies in 2021 and technologies developed by university faculty and students contributed to the launch of 14 startup companies last year.
A group of upwards of 40 people gathered at the University of Utah on Friday to speak out against what they deemed as insufficient responses to recent racist incidents on campus and an administration that they claim has been "complacent."
Davis School District superintendent Reid Newey announced Wednesday to district and school administrators his intent to retire after more than 30 years in education, effective at the end of the school year.
In the wake of violent threats against schools across the country, Utah school districts are on high alert. A student was taken into custody Thursday after a threat was made at a junior high school in the Salt Lake area.