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George Held
Communications Supervisor


Taylor Hill

Public Information Specialist




Education in the news...

Dec. 21, 2011

Local Education News

The Gazette Online

Parents, community to rally to save their schools

Cedar Rapids school district announces holiday hours

C.R. schools panel turns options over to community

Iowa City may seek bids for school property

Report: 37 percent of Iowa schools failing No ChildLeft Behind standards

Eastern Iowa Schools

Committee Stumped on What to Do with Cedar Rapids Schools: Now Asking for Public Input

CR enrollment committee settles on proposals, not recommendations

College Community makes high school language arts changes

Iowa City Press-Citizen

District plans to update finance policies

Mount Vernon-Lisbon Sun

HELP WANTED: School board seeks committee members

Radio Iowa

Friends of girl, killed in moped crash, want helmet law for teens

Solon Economist

School board approves bids for OEC synthetic turf, landscaping


Iowa Education News

Newton Independent

Foundation launches website to report bullying, harassment in Iowa

KWQC-TV Quad Cities

Chinese student enrollment soars at Iowa schools

More School For Iowa Students

The Des Moines Register

No students transfer because benchmarks missed

The Online.Com - Powered by the Dubuque Telegraph Herald

Northern Iowa sees enrollment shift


KCAU-TV Sioux City

School enrollment declines continue in north Iowa

National Education News

Education Week

More Districts Sending Teachers Into Students' Homes

What Should Teacher Evaluations Look Like?

Indiana Schools Grapple With Voucher Law's Impact

Online Schools Go Old School to Nab Cybertruants

Can English Teachers and Social-Networking Sites Get Along? - US Dept. of Education

We Can't Wait: Nine States Awarded Race to the Top-Early Learning Challenge Grants Awards Will Help Build Statewide Systems of High Quality Early Education Programs




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