Happy new year and welcome to Northwest AEA’s monthly newsletter and education blogs, resources and forums called “Connections.” The purpose of the Northwest AEA Connections blogs, along with the forums and resources, is to connect educators, parents and school administrators with one another by sharing news, best practices, resources, professional...
As reported by The Sioux City Journal's Tim Gallagher: Whiting High School earned a bronze medal from U.S. News & World Report in its "Best High School" contest. According to Superintendent Myron Ballain of the Whiting Community School District, the magazine analyzed 21,786 public high schools in 48 states plus...
Social networking is transforming how people interact. How are you utilizing social networking in your classroom or school? How are students responding? What are the benefits?
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Fewer high school students taking computer science classes http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn/content/article/2009/12/20/AR2009122002477.html Studying young minds and how to teach them http://www.nytimes.com/2009/12/21/health/research/21brain.html?_r=2&ref=education Urbandale teachers team up, and students are the winners http://www.desmoinesregister.com/apps/pbcs.dll/article?AID=2009912220323 Culver tells state to enact 39 money-saving ideas http://www.desmoinesregister.com/article/20091217/NEWS10/912170339/-1/watchdog/Culver-tells-state-to-enact-39-money-saving-ideas Online safety law seen as teaching barrier http://blogs.edweek.org/edweek/DigitalEducation/2009/12/what_does_cipa_really_say.html New wave of school mergers...
If you have any questions, issues and/or suggestions regarding student learning or school needs, please feel free to contact your AEA building contacts; Liz Determan, communications coordinator, at 800/352-9040; or any of the following AEA leaders: Tim Grieves, Chief Administrator 712/222-6001 or 712/722-4378 tgrieves@nwaea.k12.ia.us Cindy Baird, Region C Facilitator 712/222-6021...