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Gov. Gary Herbert wants Utah to continue improving its school system â and he said Tuesday pairing education and the private sector furthers that goal. Herbert on Tuesday announced that $2.1 million in grants would be available to âdevelop and enhance programs to meet industry needs, build career pathway programs and provide work-based learning opportunities,â according to a news release. âAll our sectors are growing and we have an opportunity to bring together these sectors and education,â Herb...
The Carbon County Commission has approved a lease agreement with Carbon Resources, LLC for a coal mine under development adjacent
A small group of people staged a peaceful protest near the Seventh District Court building Monday morning. The group was
Operating Rocky Mountain Power’s electricity generation system more efficiently is providing cleaner energy and reducing costs for more than one
March 23 – Pickle Ball 6 p.m. March 24 – Carbon High School vs. South Sevier 4:00 p.m. Varsity &
Last week I covered up the front of the microwave in our kitchen with some cardboard. Kelly Ann Conway, one
NATHANIEL WOODWARD Recently some new college students asked me, “What does it mean to embark on a degree in history?”
Backman Elementary teacher Daniel Mills doesnât mince words about his lack of teaching experience, limited to a year as an assistant educator and two years overseeing gym classes. âI want to teach,â Mills said, âbut I have zero knowledge about theory and skills.â Since last fall, he has been in charge of his own fourth-grade classroom through the stateâs Alternative Routes to Licensure program, which allows teachers to complete on-the-job certification in lieu of a university education program. ... <iframe src="http://www.sltrib.com/csp/mediapool/sites/sltrib/pages/garss.csp" height="1" width="1" > </frame>
Jail Bookings from March 13 through March 19 March 13 Duran, Fred, 26, Price, 2 Warrants Dance, Matthew, 33, Homeless,
One of Utahâs top public education managers is headed back to the Ogden City School District. The district announced Thursday that Rich Nye, currently a deputy state superintendent for the Utah Board of Education, would succeed Sandy Caroles as Ogdenâs superintendent. Nye previously worked as the Ogden districtâs director of assessment under then-Superintendent Brad Smith. After Smith was appointed to the state superintendency in 2014, Nye was hired as part of Smithâs executive team at the Utah...
In addition to all of its high-profile problems, the opioid epidemic is slowly and quietly ruining teeth. “Narcotic analgesics cause
Price City Council member Layne Miller expressed his hopes on Tuesday morning for the approval of a needle exchange program
Utah’s Third District Rep. Jason Chaffetz on Monday introduced legislation in the House to repeal the EPA’s Regional Haze Rule
If you want to experience the thrill of hunting a strutting, gobbling tom turkey, but you don’t have a hunting
On March 9, 10, and 11, Carbon FFA went to the 89th Utah FFA State Convention. Dallen Tweddell and Jace
The worth of fire drills in schools has proven itself to be valuable over the years. Now other kinds of
Southern Utah University officials arenât quite sure why they lost more than 1,000 students between fall and spring semester this school year. Some of the dip is being attributed to 286 students graduating early, administrators said, and current enrollment numbers may not account for students who register for classes throughout the year âpursuing individual professional development plans.â But SUU spokeswoman Ellen Treanor said the unusual decline this year â 1,050 between semesters in the 2016... <iframe src="http://www.sltrib.com/csp/mediapool/sites/sltrib/pages/garss.csp" height="1" width="1" > </frame>
Utahns who want to be physicians have only one option for medical school in the state, but a recently released report found that choice is a good one. U.S. News & World Report this week released its 2018 rankings of best graduate schools â from medicine to business to law â and determined that the University of Utah School of Medicine was among the top 50 in the country for both research and primary care. The school also improved significantly from last yearâs rankings. It was No. 40 in research...