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2010 Utah Arts Festival Press Coverage

28 June 2010
Gastronomy Inc.'s Market Street Grill festival food booth is helping raise funds for Voices for Utah Children, a nonprofit organization that works to make Utah a place where all children can thrive.  Click on links to view article in pdf…

School Readiness: An Investment We Can't Pass Up, Salt Lake Tribune Guest Editorial

25 June 2010
Children who start behind, stay behind. Studies show that one of the most important predictors of third-grade test performance is school readiness at kindergarten entry. Indeed, research shows the achievement gap starts early, before children enter school. By the time…

Utah Kids Reading Proficieny Lower than National Average

18 May 2010
 Utah Kids Reading Proficiency Lower than National Average (KSL News 5/18/10)

Report Says Vast Majority of Utah's Low-income Students Aren't Reading Proficiently

18 May 2010
 Report Says Vast Majority of Utah's Low-income Students Aren't Reading Proficiently (KCPW Local News 5/18/10)

Reading to Learn

21 May 2010
 Reading to Learn (Salt Lake Tribune 5/21/10)

69% of Utah Fourth-graders not Reading at Proficient Level

20 May 2010
 69% of Utah Fourth-graders not Reading at Proficient Level (Deseret News 5/20/10)

Congress Should Extend Tax Cuts to Help Families

19 May 2010
Congress Should Extend Tax Cuts to Help Families (Salt Lake Tribune 5/19/10)

Reading in Third Grade Key to Lifelong Success

19 May 2010
Reading in Third Grade Key to Lifelong Success (Salt Lake Tribune 5/19/10)

We’re Not Out of the Woods Yet: Utah’s Budget Dilemmas Will Persist

03 May 2010
Utah’s lawmakers and agency leaders have faced the ongoing budget crisis with a mix of program cuts, use of one-time reserves, and small revenue increases. They have shown flexibility and resourcefulness in these difficult times, and proven the value of…

Utah tuition law helping hundreds of students

19 October 2009
 Utah tuition law helping hundreds of students (Deseret News 10/19/09)