Shelly Neese and Roger Petersen see data collected by the Iowa Department of Education as a pathway to the future.
Plymouth Grounds Coffee Shop in Des Moines enables students with special needs to use their academic knowledge in a work setting. It ensures they are ready for careers once they finish school.
A study shows common traits and practices among high-growth schools.
The Iowa Core is the name of our statewide academic standards that describe what students should know and be able to do in math, science, English language arts and social studies.
The centerpiece of the landmark education reform package passed by the 2013 Legislature is a statewide system that better utilizes the expertise of top teachers to improve instruction and raise student achievement.
The April 2014 School Leader Update is now available.
Updates during the Iowa legislative session on bills related to education in Iowa.
The Iowa Core provides academic expectations for all Iowa's K-12 students.