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Articles from December, 2012

Statement from Director Glass on the Connecticut school tragedy

Date: 
Friday, December 14, 2012
“Today, Iowa weeps with the nation at the news of the tragic school shootings in Connecticut. Our hearts break with the survivors, families, and community affected by this horrific event and the unimaginable pain they must be feeling. “The images and details of today’s tragedy will generate fear and questions.…

Iowa’s vocabulary results on NAEP test are released

Date: 
Thursday, December 6, 2012
Iowa’s student results on the vocabulary portion of the National Assessment of Educational Progress declined significantly from 2009 to 2011 at the fourth-grade level and were stagnant at the eighth-grade level, according to NAEP results released today. “Today’s NAEP results are troubling for Iowa because voca…

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