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Articles from 12/2019

This district taps the (very) young, preparing them for school career

Date: 
Tuesday, December 17, 2019
Preschool teacher Nicole Guild reads to two students in her classroom at Northeast Elementary School, where all students benefit from Preschool Specially Designed Instruction. How often is something exactly what it purports to be? Not an easy question to answer, but Glenwood Community School District has…

Gov. Reynolds Launches Public Awareness Campaign to Combat Youth Vaping

Date: 
Wednesday, December 11, 2019
DES MOINES – Today, Gov. Kim Reynolds, Iowa Department of Public Health, and the Iowa Department of Education launched a new vaping awareness and prevention campaign aimed at informing teens about the reality of vaping and its consequences, and helping parents know how to address the issue and protect their kids. …

Gov. Reynolds announces 2020 Iowa Teacher of the Year

Date: 
Wednesday, December 4, 2019
CEDAR RAPIDS – George Anderson, a 13-year teaching veteran who presents his history classes as hands-on, problem-solving opportunities, is the Iowa Department of Education’s 2020 Teacher of the Year, Gov. Kim Reynolds announced today at Cedar Rapids’ Kennedy High School. “Outstanding educators like George An…

Iowa students selected for U.S. Senate Youth Program

Date: 
Tuesday, December 3, 2019
Two Iowa students have been selected as delegates to the 58th annual United States Senate Youth Program (USSYP) that will be held from March 7-14 in Washington, D.C. Julia Tubbs and Fez Zafar, both seniors at Roosevelt High School in Des Moines, were chosen as the Iowa delegates for participation in the 104-member s…

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