Education

Teacher Arrest
6:55 pm
Wed August 13, 2014

District Reeling From Arrested Teacher's Charges

The Park City School District says there has been no pornographic material found on the district-issued technology of fifth grade teacher Jose Ardanaz, who was arrested Saturday on felony charges involving evidence found at his home. School district officials remain shocked at the news and are grappling to determine the next steps. Lynn Ware Peek has more.

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Teacher in Trouble
2:35 pm
Tue August 12, 2014

Teacher Arrested On Felony Charges

Jose Ardanaz, from his PCSD teacher page.

A Park City School District employee has been arrested on felony charges. Lynn Ware Peek has more.

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Felony Charges
11:40 am
Tue August 12, 2014

Teacher Arrested

A Park City School district employee has been arrested on felony charges. 

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South Summit
5:56 pm
Tue July 29, 2014

South Summit High School Gets Yearbooks

While students at Wasatch High School were upset that their photographs in the yearbook had been digitally modified, students at South Summit High School never even got their yearbooks. KPCW's Leslie Thatcher has more.

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Wasatch County
1:19 pm
Fri July 18, 2014

Shoemaker Talks More About Wasatch's Photoshop Policy

In May, Wasatch High School made national news when it was reported that the school's yearbook staff had altered student photos without their permission. At this point, the district's superintendent says the issue is still being looked at and he's waiting for a report from the school principal. KPCW's Leslie Thatcher has more.

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Wasatch County
2:18 pm
Thu July 17, 2014

Interview With Wasatch Superintendent Terry Shoemaker

Terry Shoemaker

KPCW News Director Leslie Thatcher spoke with Wasatch School District Superintendent Terry Shoemaker on Tuesday  about a number of issues, including the budget, new growth and the digital conversion program Here's the interview in its entirety.

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Wasatch High School
1:40 pm
Wed July 16, 2014

Wasatch School District Seems To Be Growing In Many Ways

The Wasatch School district is seeing growth in the district, more tax revenue and hopes to add even more revenue with the sale of the old Wasatch High school campus as the nearly 10 acres get sold off in parcels. Lynn Ware Peek has more.

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AP NEWS
11:26 am
Tue July 8, 2014

Utah Woman To Be Chief Of National Teacher's Union

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) - A Utah woman who began her career as a lunch lady and was later named the 1989 Utah Teacher of the Year has been elected to lead the nation's largest labor union.

Lily Eskelsen Garcia was elected president of the National Education Association last week. She will begin her term September 1.

Outgoing president Dennis Van Roeke predicted Eskelsen Garcia will be the most dynamic spokesperson the NEA has ever had, and will continue to push equity and social justice.

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Park City School District
2:26 pm
Tue June 24, 2014

PCSD Seeks Builder For New Building

Park City School District is seeking a builder for the controversial $5,000,000 building - although exact uses for the building are still percolating. Lynn Ware Peek has more.

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Park City School Board Elections
3:56 pm
Fri June 20, 2014

Ehlers Plans To Run For The District 4 Seat

While there is a race between four candidates for the District 5 seat on the Park City school board, JJ Ehlers is the only one on the ballot for District 4 on November's ballot. KPCW's Leslie Thatcher has more.

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