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Shelly Vroegh, whose desire to help all students reach their potential stems from her own childhood, is the 2017 Iowa Teacher of the Year, Gov. Terry Branstad and Lt. Gov. Kim Reynolds announced today at Lakewood Elementary School in Norwalk
The road to earning her high school diploma was anything but easy. Mary Campbell had many obstacles thrown in her path, from working the cotton fields as a young daughter of sharecroppers, to becoming a wife and mother by the time she was 14.
When Iowa adopted the Iowa Core Standards, I was teaching high school mathematics. In my school’s professional learning communities, we would discuss what the standards meant.
Iowa Department of Education leaders will hit the road this fall as part of a statewide tour to gather public input as they develop a plan to meet the federal Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA).
Find the latest information and updated resources about implementation of H.F. 2392, the first major revision to CTE policy in Iowa since 1989.