I love spring! It is that time of year when leaves begin to bud and flowers begin to bloom. It is a time of rebirth and fresh starts. The same happens each day in school – each day can be a fresh start, each lesson sparking a new birth of knowledge.
It’s no small wonder that the importance of being proficient in literacy has taken center stage in Iowa’s schools.
Some of the state’s top teachers were honored for their service during an annual luncheon in Des Moines.
Principal Ralph Plagman visits with students in the hall at Washington High School, Cedar Rapids.
Your guide to the Iowa Core Standards.
The April 2016 School Leader Update is now available.