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Register Exclusive: Pilot education project would add time for Iowa students to learn
http://www.desmoinesregister.com/article/20131231/NEWS02/312310077/1004/Register-Exclusive-Pilot-education-project-would-add-time-Iowa-students-learn?nclick_check=1

Register Special Report: How you can help Iowa's kids
 
Barnett Berry: "Teachers Can Lead Without Leaving the Classroom"
 
Just 1 in 4 Young Teens Meet U.S. Fitness Guidelines
 
Cloud Computing in K-12 Expands, Raising Data Privacy Concerns
 
Study: Fifth of at-risk 7th-grade students 'sexted'
 
Why I'm not afraid of dying

Siblings of kids with special needs find camaraderie in club
 
Should principals stop visiting classrooms?
 
Views of a Changing School District Landscape
 
Hulstein gives many years of service to AEA board