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Stories Tagged "educators"

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Discussion - New Roles for Iowa's School Principals (#301)

posted on February 2, 2011 at 3:55 PM

As society changes so must our schools. What worked a generation ago may not work today. Joining us to explore what needs to be done and how to do it are some Iowa educators. Read More »

Music Education Cuts: What's Core, What's Not? (Full Program) (#328)

posted on May 6, 2010 at 6:01 PM

Music Education Cuts: What's Core, What's Not? (Full Program) (#328)
Full Program: How important is music education in Iowa? Band and vocal programs and educators have been eliminated in some districts this past year because of drastic statewide budget cuts. The Iowa Journal looks at music education – should "rhythm" join the... 28:48 Read More »

Teacher of the Year 2010 From Iowa (#328)

posted on May 6, 2010 at 5:54 PM

Teacher of the Year 2010 From Iowa  (#328)
Video of National Teacher of the Year, Iowa's Sara Brown Wessling, receiving her award. 01:25 Read More »

Impact on society of drop-out rate and a program that could improve graduation rates (#301)

posted on September 16, 2009 at 6:02 PM

Impact on society of drop-out rate and a program that could improve graduation rates (#301)
Judy Jeffrey talks about the impact on society when children don't finish school. She describes one avenue the state of Iowa is taking to increase the likelihood students will graduate. Jeffrey is the director of the Iowa Department of Education. 00:52 Read More »

Strategies to improve student achievement (#301)

posted on September 16, 2009 at 5:57 PM

Strategies to improve student achievement   (#301)
Judy Jeffrey describes some strategies for providing support for students and teachers in Iowa. Jeffrey is the director of the Iowa Department of Education. 02:02 Read More »

Reasons for changes in education (#301)

posted on September 16, 2009 at 5:47 PM

Reasons for changes in education (#301)
Judy Jeffrey describes how the current economic conditions and the Iowa core curriculum are factors driving changes in education. Jeffrey is the director of the Iowa Department of Education. 01:28 Read More »

Personalized learning and Iowa core curriculum (#301)

posted on September 16, 2009 at 5:44 PM

Personalized learning and Iowa core curriculum  (#301)
Judy Jeffrey talks about the future of education and how personalized learning and the Iowa core curriculum can help students learn and connect that learning to the real world. Jeffrey is the director of the Iowa Department of Education. 02:26 Read More »

Principals in Iowa Schools - How They Are Creating Change (Full Program) (#301)

posted on September 11, 2009 at 9:10 AM

Principals in Iowa Schools - How They Are Creating Change (Full Program) (#301)
Full Program: The Iowa Journal looks at how effective school leadership in Iowa can help increase student achievement. 27:50 Read More »

Principals Creating Change in Iowa Schools (#301)

posted on September 4, 2009 at 3:22 PM

Principals Creating Change in Iowa Schools (#301)
The Iowa Journal looks at how effective school leadership in Iowa can help increase student achievement. 04:12 Read More »

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