Utah district adds more rigorous high-school diploma options

02/17/2010 | Salt Lake Tribune (Utah), The

Officials in Utah's Canyons School District approved plans for two new diploma tracks designed to challenge high-school students who are headed for college. To earn the honors or advanced diplomas, students will need to earn 20 credits -- up from 18 required for a traditional diploma -- and will be required to complete coursework in languages, math and laboratory science. Students seeking the honors diploma will also need to demonstrate proficiency on ACT tests used as benchmarks for college readiness.

View Full Article in:

Salt Lake Tribune (Utah), The

Published in Brief:

SmartBrief Job Listings for Education

Job Title Company Location
Visible Men Academy
Bradenton, FL
Director, Department of Defense Dependents Schools, Europe
Department of Defense Education Activity (DoDEA)
Senior Researcher\/Technical Assistance Consultant (8264)
American Institutes for Research
Washington, DC
K-12 Teachers Needed at Int’l Schools
The International Educator
Multiple Locations
Program Director, Education and Learning
Urban Libraries Council
Washington, DC