Utah Governor Gary Herbert is scheduled to visit a group of Heber City high school students today, who urged lawmakers this year to pass a bill allowing 16- and 17-year-olds to serve as election poll workers. KPCW's Leslie Thatcher has more.
Following this year's state legislature and the some 140 education related bills, educators are still sifting through how it all shakes, but it looks like some of the important things like per pupil spending were funded. Lynn Ware Peek has more.
Thursday is the final day for school board candidate filings. So far, four have thrown in their bid for the District 5 seat which encompasses the Summit Park, Pinebrook, Timberline area, etc. One of the candidates is a longtime volunteer Julie Eihausen. Lynn Ware Peek has more.
Standardizing education is the main goal of the Common Core standards being implemented across the nation. At Tuesday's school board meeting, the math portion of the common core will be reviewed. Lynn Ware Peek has more.
The Park City School district has a new child nutrition specialist, Elizabeth Strasser. Strasser says with some recent upgrades on school lunch and continual efforts, school lunches are much healthier than the reputation they have. Lynn Ware Peek has more.
Park City School District dual immersion language students might not be taking Calculus in French while in high school, but, under the plan revealed by the School District this week, they will get quality foreign language instruction to solidify their skills after fifth grade. KPCW's Lynn Ware Peek has more.