Alianza Academy, a K-8 charter school in West Valley City and South Salt Lake, will be closing at the end of this week after the Utah State Charter School Board proposed last week to close the school, school leaders announced late Wednesday.
Lyndsi Frandsen, KSL.com Contributor | Posted Aug 19th - 7:31pm
In some way or another, you are probably saying "goodbye" to summer and "hello" to a brand new school year. Reminiscing of school years gone by, teachers reveal their classroom confessions — both humorous and heartfelt.
Nothing quite stresses out students and parents about the beginning of the school year as the return to homework, which for many households means nightly battles centered around completing after-school assignments.
Next week, Utah's lowest-performing schools will begin a new process for improving their students' academic performance thanks to a law passed by legislators this year and implemented in policy by the Utah State Board of Education on Friday.
How do you get teenagers, especially girls, interested in science? Educators at the University of Utah have come up with one encouraging answer: a summer of intense research under some of the school's top scientists.
Many kids across the United States will be back in school by mid August, some starting back as early as July. A lot of parents have the same question: What happened to school starting after Labor Day? Turns out, there are answers.
Utah's education system ranked 14th best overall in a national report published this week by WalletHub. The report measured various metrics, such as reading and math scores, graduation rates and school safety.
The Utah Digital Learning Task Force, created by the Legislature to form a plan for bringing technology into Utah classrooms, will employ a California-based consulting firm to help develop the plan, state education leaders announced Friday.