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Articles from October, 2012

Iowa's top teachers honored

Date: 
Friday, October 26, 2012
Front Row: Heather Anderson, Josie Burg, Karla Digmann, Tania Johnson, Jody Stone, Shelly Bromwich, Amber Davison Back Row: Jason Glass, Carrie Clark, Zachry Christensen, Josh Steenhoek, Mason Kuhn, Matt Heston, Monte DeArmoun, Christine Green Some of the state’s top teachers were honored for their service d…

Three state task forces release final reports

Date: 
Monday, October 15, 2012
Members of three state education task forces today released their final reports, which address such areas as teacher and school administrator evaluations, the state’s teaching standards, and the concept of a longer school day and school year. The Instructional Time Task Force, the Administrator Evaluation Task For…

Task force releases teacher leadership and compensation recommendations

Date: 
Wednesday, October 10, 2012
Members of the state Task Force on Teacher Leadership and Compensation released their final recommendations, which set a new vision for the teaching profession in Iowa and provide more support and career opportunities than ever before.    TLC TF Report_FINAL is the culmination of seven months of consen…

Advisory: Meeting Notice for Task Force on Early Childhood Assessment

Date: 
Friday, October 5, 2012
Iowa Department of Education Director Jason Glass today announced a meeting of the Task Force on Early Childhood Assessment on Tuesday, Oct. 9, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. The meeting will take place at the West Des Moines Learning Resource Center, 3550 Mills Civic Parkway, in West Des Moines. The task force was establish…

Advisory: Iowa students will tap their ‘Super Powers’ on Wednesday

Date: 
Monday, October 1, 2012
About 200 middle school students and teachers from across the state will learn how eating right and staying active bring out the super powers inside them at the annual Super Power Summit on Wednesday at the State Historical Building, 600 E. Locust St., in Des Moines. The event, which runs from 9 a.m. to 2:30 p.m., prov…

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