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Articles from 06/2014

Making education relevant in the 21st century

Monday, June 23, 2014
There was a time in the not-so-distant past that a strong back, able hands and a good work ethic ensured a worker could enjoy a middle class life in America. Not so, anymore: What technology hasn’t consumed in jobs, cheap overseas labor has. That leaves today’s student facing a very different world from their pr…

Printed from the Iowa Department of Education website on February 20, 2018 at 11:00am.