education

State & Regional
4:45 pm
Fri February 14, 2014

Kraig Powell On Utah Funding

Some of the hot-button issues at the Utah legislature include education funding, gas taxes, and discrimination against the LGBT community. Rep. Kraig Powell discussed those with KPCW on Friday. Rick Brough has more.

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School Budget
1:50 pm
Thu January 9, 2014

Park City School Board Grappling with Deficits in Budget

The Park City School board is again grappling with deficits in its budget. Lynn Ware Peek has more.

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Blended Learning
1:25 pm
Thu January 9, 2014

Blended Learning Being Considered by Park City School District

Blended Learning is a new wave of learning that the Park City School District is considering. It incorporates technology but differs from standard on-line learning in that a teacher facilitates it within the walls of a classroom. Lynn Ware Peek has more. 

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Park City School District
3:48 pm
Tue January 7, 2014

Park City School District Associate Superintendent Has Retired

Lori Gardner during a presentation on professional growth.

The Park City School District associate superintendent of teaching, learning and technology, Lori Gardner, has retired and is being replaced by an interim director while a national search for a permanent curriculum director ensues. Lynn Ware Peek has more. 

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Budget Cuts
4:29 pm
Tue November 19, 2013

Utah Education Association Discusses Student Perfomance

The Utah Education Association says student performance in math and reading has shown some progress, but not nearly enough. KPCW's Leslie Thatcher has more. 

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Community Forums
5:13 pm
Mon November 4, 2013

Superintendent Ember Conley Hosts Education Forum

A community forum on education hosted by Park City schools Superintendent Ember Conley reviewed what the community thinks the school district is doing well, and what needs improvement. Lynn Ware Peek has more. 

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Education
11:31 am
Tue September 17, 2013

Tax Shift Proposal Would Aid Education In Utah

Next month, the Utah Education Interim Committee will consider a bill that would raise 400 million dollars and provide ongoing funding for Utah schools by eliminating a tax exemption that favors large families. KPCW's Leslie Thatcher has more. 

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Winter Sports School
11:23 am
Thu September 12, 2013

Winter Sports School Has New Home

  Park City's  Winter Sports School is celebrating the Snyderville Planning Commission's approval of the location for the school's new home. Lynn Ware Peek has more.

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Local News
12:22 pm
Tue July 30, 2013

School Board Stands Behind Superintendent As Husband Is Arrested

Originally aired on July 11, 2013.

The Park City school board says it will stand by its selection as the new superintendent, Dr. Ember Conley, as news comes from Arizona that Conley’s husband was arrested.   Lynn Ware Peek has more.

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