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Teen Spotlight #SpokenWordPoetry | Movement 515, Des Moines  (#0)

Teen Spotlight #SpokenWordPoetry | Movement 515, Des Moines (#0)

posted on November 22, 2013 at 6:33 PM

Young performers from Des Moines' diverse range of schools hone their skills in the classroom and at a weekly creative writing workshop called Movement 515. This video segment explores how students and teachers come together to combine the... 04:31 Read More »
Teen Spotlight #SpokenWordPoetry | Iowa Youth Writing Project, Iowa City (#0)

Teen Spotlight #SpokenWordPoetry | Iowa Youth Writing Project, Iowa City (#0)

posted on November 22, 2013 at 6:32 PM

Teen Spotlight focuses on Spoken Word Poetry in Iowa City and the Iowa Youth Writing Project's work with students at Elizabeth Tate High School. An aim of the Project, which was founded by graduates of the University of Iowa's renowned Iowa... 03:17 Read More »
Bullying in Iowa Schools | Student-produced Bullying Videos (#0)

Bullying in Iowa Schools | Student-produced Bullying Videos (#0)

posted on March 26, 2013 at 4:42 PM

In 2012, Governor Terry Branstad’s Bullying Prevention efforts called for students to develop their own videos expressing view points from across Iowa on the impact of bullying in their community. Here are highlights from the student... Read More »
Bullying in Iowa Schools | Marshalltown Student Roundtable Discussion (#0)

Bullying in Iowa Schools | Marshalltown Student Roundtable Discussion (#0)

posted on March 26, 2013 at 4:41 PM

Join students from Marshalltown, Iowa as they analyze and define the characteristics of bullying. Learn more about cyber bullying and efforts being made to help curb bullying in schools. Read More »
Bullying in Iowa Schools | Harding Middle School Profile (#0)

Bullying in Iowa Schools | Harding Middle School Profile (#0)

posted on March 26, 2013 at 2:00 PM

Students can remember a time when physical fights and bullying were common at Harding Middle School in Des Moines. Learn how the once troubled school has created a positive culture where students are thriving. Read More »
Bullying in Iowa Schools | Sioux City Profile (#0)

Bullying in Iowa Schools | Sioux City Profile (#0)

posted on March 26, 2013 at 1:58 PM

The Sioux City Schools opening up their district to a documentary film crew to look at the issue of bullying. Following the film, the district, community and media joined forces to combat the problem. Read More »
Bullying in Iowa: A U.S. Senate Hearing | Penny Bisignano (#0)

Bullying in Iowa: A U.S. Senate Hearing | Penny Bisignano (#0)

posted on August 28, 2012 at 12:29 PM

Penny Bisignano testifies before the U.S. Senate hearing on bullying in schools on June 8, 2012, in Des Moines. Penny is an education consultant at the Iowa Department of Education and is part of the Iowa Safe and Supportive Schools Grant Team... 08:30 Read More »
Bullying in Iowa: A U.S. Senate Hearing | Linda Calbom (#0)

Bullying in Iowa: A U.S. Senate Hearing | Linda Calbom (#0)

posted on August 28, 2012 at 12:27 PM

Liz Calbom testifies before the U.S. Senate hearing on bullying in schools on June 8, 2012, in Des Moines. Ms. Calbom joined the Government Accounting Office (GAO) in November, 1990, and was named the Western Regional Director in 2006. In that... 04:54 Read More »
Bullying in Iowa: A U.S. Senate Hearing | Russlynn Ali (#0)

Bullying in Iowa: A U.S. Senate Hearing | Russlynn Ali (#0)

posted on August 28, 2012 at 12:25 PM

Russlynn Ali testifies before the U.S. Senate hearing on bullying in schools on June 8, 2012, in Des Moines. Ali is Assistant Secretary of Education for Civil Rights in the U.S. Department of Education. She is responsible for enforcing civil... 07:26 Read More »
Bullying in Iowa: A U.S. Senate Hearing | Liz Sederquist (#0)

Bullying in Iowa: A U.S. Senate Hearing | Liz Sederquist (#0)

posted on August 28, 2012 at 12:23 PM

Liz Sederquist testifies before the U.S. Senate hearing on bullying in schools on June 8, 2012, in Des Moines. Liz is a student at Des Moines Area Community College and Gilbert High School. She participates in rugby at Iowa State University and... 09:35 Read More »
Bullying in Iowa: A U.S. Senate Hearing | Matt Shankles (#0)

Bullying in Iowa: A U.S. Senate Hearing | Matt Shankles (#0)

posted on August 28, 2012 at 11:50 AM

Matt Shankles testifies before the U.S. Senate hearing on bullying in schools on June 8, 2012, in Des Moines. Matt Shankles is a junior at Linn-Mar High School in Marion, Iowa. He has a strong interest in theater, performing in the Prep Instep Show... 09:35 Read More »
Bullying in Iowa: A U.S. Senate Hearing | Senator Tom Harkin (#0)

Bullying in Iowa: A U.S. Senate Hearing | Senator Tom Harkin (#0)

posted on August 28, 2012 at 11:46 AM

Senator Tom Harkin introduces the U.S. Senate hearing on bullying in schools. This Senate Health, Education, Labor and Pensions Committee field hearing was held inside Des Moines' East High School on June 8, 2012. 03:21 Read More »
Bullying in Iowa: A U.S. Senate Hearing | Emily Domayer (#0)

Bullying in Iowa: A U.S. Senate Hearing | Emily Domayer (#0)

posted on August 28, 2012 at 10:01 AM

Emily Domayer testifies before the U.S. Senate hearing on bullying in schools on June 8, 2012, in Des Moines. Emily was born in Des Moines, grew up in Sioux City, and graduated from Sioux City North High School in 2006. She was diagnosed with... 06:02 Read More »

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