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AR-15 semi-automatic guns are on display for sale at Action Target in Springville, Utah. (Photo by ...
Associated Press

North Carolina sheriff stocking schools with AR-15 rifles

Schools in a North Carolina county will have new security measures will include stocking AR-15 rifles for school resource officers to use in the event of an active shooter.
2 days ago
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Ayanna Likens

Three healthy back-to-school lunches using the same ingredients

Chef Christopher Delissio with Intermountain shares three healthy lunches to put in your kid’s school lunch box, all using the same ingredients.
3 days ago
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Alex Cabrero

Utah mechanic excites students about mechanics by preparing them for demolition derby

A man has been teaching mechanics at multiple high schools, the payoff of the class? They get to have their own demolition derby in the cars they've fixed.
4 days ago
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Andrew Adams

Tooele County School District administrators roll out contingency plans for new elementary in Grantsville

School district administrators briefed parents Thursday on possible contingency plans as they raced against the clock to open a new elementary in time for the beginning of the school year.
4 days ago
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Casey Scott, KSL TV

NOW HIRING: Salt Lake City school bus drivers

Summer is winding down and schools are ready to welcome back their students -- but they'll need a way to get there first.
5 days ago
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Erin Cox

USU partners with Taiwanese program for new summer Chinese immersion

A new exchange has brought Chinese culture and language to the Beehive State.
5 days ago
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Lauren Steinbrecher

Voters will decide whether Orem creates its own school district

A huge decision in Orem Tuesday night as the City Council voted to let residents decide if they want to create a new school district and break away from Alpine School District.
6 days ago
FILE: Timothy Gadson starts work as the new Salt Lake City Superintendent on July 1....
Aimee Cobabe, KSL Newsradio and Ladd Egan, KSL TV

SLC School Board member, former state senator allege superintendent faced racial harassment

A Salt Lake City School Board member and a former state senator are calling on residents to come to Tuesday’s board meeting to support Superintendent Timothy Gadson, alleging he’s been the victim of racial harassment and an effort to force him to resign.
7 days ago
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Karah Brackin

‘Stuff the Bus’ returns to help students and teachers with school supplies

The 12th annual "Stuff the Bus" event is accepting donations Monday and Tuesday, helping students and teachers with school supplies for the year.
8 days ago
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Tamara Vaifanua

Free virtual career event for high schoolers in rural Utah

Summer break is winding down for Utah students, but there’s a fun learning opportunity they can still get in on.
11 days ago
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KIMBERLEE KRUESI, Associated Press

Republican AGs sue US agency over LGBTQ school guidance

More than 20 Republican attorneys general have filed a lawsuit against the Biden administration over a Department of Agriculture school meal program that prohibits discrimination based on sexual orientation and gender identity.
13 days ago
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Debbie Worthen

Technical problem causes security breach in Tooele County School District

Hundreds of students’ personal information was potentially compromised in what the Tooele County School District called a “technical problem” as the district switched from Aspire to Skyward.
19 days ago
Anika Rao, a West High School senior, is interning at the International Rescue Committee where she...
Tamara Vaifanua

Three Utah teens helping nonprofits through Bank of America Student Leaders program

Three Utah high school students are hard at work this summer interning for local nonprofits.
21 days ago
Karah Brackin

Orem considers splitting from Alpine School District

Orem is looking into splitting from Alpine School District to help with financial costs, quality of learning, and overall quality of life.
27 days ago
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Eliza Pace

SLC School District Superintendent placed on administrative leave

The Salt Lake City School District Superintendent, Timothy Gadson, was placed on administrative leave Tuesday. 
28 days ago
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Tamara Vaifanua

Granite School District offers summer food pantry program

When schools close for the summer, some students lose access to nutritious meals. But the Granite School District is making sure no one goes hungry.
29 days ago
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Candice Madsen, KSL TV

Why Utahns may need a refresher course in civics education

Civic knowledge is alarmingly low in Utah and across the country. Only nine states require a full year of civics or government studies, and 10 states have no requirement at all.
1 month ago
The University of Arizona is waiving tuition and fees for undergraduate students enrolled in one of...
Harmeet Kaur, CNN

University of Arizona will waive college tuition for Native students in the state

The University of Arizona announced this week that it will soon waive tuition and fees for undergraduate students enrolled in one of the state's 22 federally recognized tribes.
1 month ago
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Amir Vera and Melissa Alonso, CNN

Dartmouth College eliminates undergraduate student loans, replaces them with scholarship grants

Dartmouth College announced Tuesday it was eliminating student loans for undergraduates and replacing them with "expanded scholarship grants," the university said in a news release.
2 months ago
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MARK SHERMAN, Associated Press

High court rules religious schools can get Maine tuition aid

The Supreme Court has ruled that religious schools can’t be excluded from a Maine program that offers tuition aid for private education.
2 months ago
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Jed Boal, KSL TV

Davis School District showcases their water saving efforts

Many Utahns are cutting their outdoor watering amid the drought. The Davis School District aims to cut their outdoor water use nearly in half.
2 months ago
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Madison Swenson, KSL TV

SLCC found to have violated Title IX, Section 504 following pregnancy discrimination investigation

The Salt Lake Community College was found Tuesday to have violated Title IX and Section 504 after the school allegedly encouraged a student to drop a course because she was pregnant, and did not provide her with academic adjustments or necessary services during her pregnancy.
2 months ago
Active shooter training is underway at Roy High School....
Dan Rascon, KSL TV

‘We are preparing for the worst’: Utah officers train for an active shooter in a school

Officers from five police agencies across the Wasatch Front are at Roy High School this week for some critical active shooter training.
2 months ago
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Tamara Vaifanua

Teachers sharpening STEM skills at conferences across Utah

School is out for summer, but some Utah teachers are using the time to sharpen their STEM skills.
2 months ago
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