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    Making education easier for Utah prisoners would make the community safer |Opinion

    Alongside a wonderful team, we direct the University of Utah Prison Education project. We provide on-site coursework and programming to incarcerated adults at the Utah State Prison in Draper and work closely with faculty and student volunteers from a diverse range of institutions in our state, including Brigham Young University, Salt Lake Community College, Snow College, Southern Utah University, Utah State University, Utah Valley University, Weber State University, and Westminster College. We are an all-volunteer initiative, and we are currently unable to meet demand. In fact, the unmet need in our state is tremendous. There are over 200 youth incarcerated in 11 detention facilities in Utah and over 13,000 adults…

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    A Safer Return for In-Person Education and Childcare

    A look at the super-sanitized steps, already in play, when it comes to ensuring the kids are alright. Entrepreneur’s New Year’s Guide Let the business resources in our guide inspire you and help you achieve your goals in 2021. January 16, 2021 3 min read Opinions expressed by Entrepreneur contributors are their own. Even before the pandemic, parents were well-aware of the contagion risk presented by schools and childcare settings. The sight of that one kid with the permanently runny nose, at the drop-off zone, prompted a sense of the inevitable: as that child goes, so goes my own. Leave no child behind…as long as they’re wearing a mask Fortunately, the evidence…

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