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How A Happy School Can Help Students Succeed
http://iowapublicradio.org/post/how-happy-school-can-help-students-succeed#stream/0

Learning In The Age Of Digital Distraction
http://www.npr.org/sections/ed/2016/11/05/498477634/learning-in-the-age-of-digital-distraction

Can President Trump Get Rid Of Common Core?
http://iowapublicradio.org/post/can-president-trump-get-rid-common-core#stream/0

Depression on the Rise Among U.S. Teens, Especially Girls
https://consumer.healthday.com/mental-health-information-25/depression-news-176/depression-on-increase-among-u-s-teens-especially-girls-716848.html

Legal Backgrounder on Title IX and Transgender Students
http://www.edweek.org/ew/section/multimedia/legal-backgrounder-on-title-ix-and-transgender.html

'It’s time to step up our game'
https://www.educateiowa.gov/article/2016/11/16/it-s-time-step-our-game

A Lesson For Preschools: When It's Done Right, The Benefits Last
http://www.npr.org/sections/ed/2016/11/17/502299963/a-lesson-for-preschools-when-its-done-right-the-benefits-last

Boosting Attendance In Preschool Can Start With A Knock On The Door
http://www.npr.org/sections/ed/2016/11/21/499361835/boosting-attendance-in-preschool-can-start-with-a-knock-on-the-door

Iowa City students troubleshoot in makerspaces
http://www.press-citizen.com/story/news/2016/11/18/iowa-city-students-troubleshoot-makerspaces/93114094/

Lt. Gov. Reynolds praises computer science education, urges students to work in Iowa
http://www.thegazette.com/subject/news/education/k-12-education/lt-gov-reynolds-praises-computer-science-education-urges-students-to-work-in-iowa-20161118

Most Students Don’t Know When News Is Fake, Stanford Study Finds
http://www.wsj.com/articles/most-students-dont-know-when-news-is-fake-stanford-study-finds-1479752576

Dementia Risk Declines, And Education May Be One Reason Why
http://iowapublicradio.org/post/dementia-risk-declines-and-education-may-be-one-reason-why#stream/0

Recipes for Success: Students Growing in the Kitchen and School
http://iowapublicradio.org/post/recipes-success-students-growing-kitchen-and-school#stream/0

The Limit Does Not Exist: Meet An Educator Transforming STEM To STEAM
http://www.forbes.com/sites/christinawallace/2016/11/28/stem-to-steam/#73e67d2065a5

6 Potential Brain Benefits Of Bilingual Education
http://www.npr.org/sections/ed/2016/11/29/497943749/6-potential-brain-benefits-of-bilingual-education