Note: The articles compiled in this newsletter come from independent media sources who are solely responsible for their content. Northwest AEA staff did not participate in writing any of these articles and Northwest AEA does not necessarily endorse the content of the articles.

Study Finds Reading to Children of All Ages Grooms Them to Read More on Their Own

A Call for Big Changes to Meet a Big Challenge at Community Colleges

Big Drop In Students Being Held Back, But Why?

Catching reading issues early is critical to overall success in life

New standards, new ways of supporting student achievement in math

Is it okay that students with disabilities achieve at lower levels?

#Schools posting, tweeting

Analysis: Open enrollment can hurt Iowa's smallest and largest schools

Education Department seeks funds for 3rd grade reading program

Japanese language classes gain popularity in Iowa schools

Governor encourages students to try computer coding

What Good Technology Use Looks Like in the Early Years

Why teachers should ask more questions

Helping the Poor in Education: The Power of a Simple Nudge

Student teams' Lego robots tackle emergency situations

Texting for Tots gives parents tool to improve literacy

As U.S. test scores lag, study shows violence, poverty, teen pregnancy are high

Why Emotional Learning May Be As Important As The ABCs

Make K-12 Skills Relevant to Students

Cedar Rapids pilot program combines technology, traditional teaching

Research: Correlation between Facebook usage, lower grades for college students

AEA Grant Provides Much-Needed ELL Materials