Once every year, students from around Utah and neighboring states converge on Lagoon to put skills they've learned in school to the test and to see physics in motion during what may be the most fun day in science class.
Utah Community Action granted a new Imagination Playground system to Catherine C. Hoskins Head Start preschool Monday, consisting of custom-designed, oversized foam pieces allowing children to create and re-create play spaces.
As esteemed journalist Wolf Blitzer delivered the keynote address at Utah Valley University's 77th graduation ceremony, he urged the new graduates to recognize their parents, family members and those who sacrificed to help them make it there.
Starting pay for teachers in Granite School District will be nearly $42,000 in the upcoming school year under an agreement approved by the school board Tuesday. The teachers' association ratified the pact late last week.
The Jordan School District plans to boost starting teachers' salary to $42,800 annually in the 2018-19 school year, up from $40,000, under an agreement approved by the school board. The Jordan Education Association has yet to ratify the agreement.
During their Mission to Mars Link-Up Day, about 500 10- and 11-year-olds put skills they've been practicing in class to use as they constructed inflatable plastic habitats they designed to sustain life on Mars.