Many kids depend on school nurses for their medical needs
http://www.chron.com/disp/story.mpl/metropolitan/7230187.html

Local teachers experiment with texting answers in the classroom
http://thegazette.com/2010/10/04/local-teachers-experiment-with-texting-answers-in-the-classroom/

Should teachers, students be 'friends' online?
http://www.desmoinesregister.com/article/20101005/NEWS/10050356/Should-teachers-befriend-students-online?

The interactive math classroom
http://www.eschoolnews.com/2010/09/27/esn-special-report-the-interactive-math-classroom/
 
Iowa students dig local-food push
http://www.desmoinesregister.com/article/20101005/NEWS/10050360/Iowa-students-dig-local-food-push

What makes finnish kids so smart?
http://online.wsj.com/public/article/SB120425355065601997-7Bp8YFw7Yy1n9bdKtVyP7KBAcJA_20080330.html?utm_source=twitterfeed&utm_medium=twitter&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+scottmcleoddelicious+%28Scott+McLeod%27s+Delicious+Bookmarks%29&utm_content=Twitter

Grant funds purchase of iPads for Newton district students
http://www.newtondailynews.com/articles/2010/09/27/r_7t6kfep4sd2gzcg6hjyquw/index.xml

ISU president: Math expertise among keys to college success
http://www.globegazette.com/news/local/article_0af27a78-cff0-11df-a9ad-001cc4c03286.html

Mind map of the digital age
http://www.fastcompany.com/1692922/mind-map-of-the-digital-age?partner=rss&utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=feed&utm_campaign=Feed:+fastcompany%2Fheadlines+%28Fast+Company+Headlines%29

The quest for 'deeper learning'
http://www.edweek.org/ew/articles/2010/10/06/06chow_ep.h30.html?tkn=STRFyuA4suBArvn%2BmdnEiAO8PpJH27ygjv8N&cmp=clp-edweek

Poll: Learning disabilities are often misunderstood
http://www.edweek.org/ew/articles/2010/10/06/07ld.h30.html?tkn=WZQFm9eWYxbgbNVbKcbehES750ieX2R0BvPo&cmp=clp-edweek

Volunteers enrich Des Moines classrooms
http://www.desmoinesregister.com/article/20101007/NEWS02/10070301/1004/Volunteers-enrich-Des-Moines-classrooms

Program steers students to higher education
http://www.desmoinesregister.com/apps/pbcs.dll/article?AID=201010080312

Not just which books teachers teach, but how they teach them
http://educationnext.org/not-just-which-books-teachers-teach-but-how-they-teach-them/

Web 2.0 Class: Students learn 21st century skills, collaboration, and digital citizenship
http://www.edutopia.org/blog/web-20-21st-century-skills-collaboration-digital-citizenship

Down syndrome goes viral, thanks to a high school touchdown
http://www.stumbleupon.com/su/2wnsUj/healthland.time.com/2010/10/14/down-syndrome-goes-viral-thanks-to-a-high-school-touchdown//r:t

Early grades become the new front in absenteeism wars
http://www.edweek.org/ew/articles/2010/10/14/08earlyabsenteeism.h30_ep.html?tkn=UTUFCbIJpoxR0hUvXRbnjmvrvCBUAVfXQpPG&cmp=clp-edweek

Do American History teachers value feelings over knowledge?
http://www.lexingtoninstitute.org/do-american-history-teachers-value-feelings-over-knowledge?a=1&c=1136

More youths with mental disabilities going to college
http://www.usatoday.com/news/education/2010-10-16-disability-college_N.htm

Moodle lets Urbandale and Johnston kids access classes online
http://www.desmoinesregister.com/apps/pbcs.dll/article?AID=201010190323

Planet Green show aims to inspire kids with science
http://www.usatoday.com/yourlife/mind-soul/education/2010-10-21-DeanOfInvention21_ST_N.htm

Explaining the Complicated Women + Math Formula
http://healthland.time.com/2010/10/28/the-complicated-women-math-formula/

Are texting and Facebook worse for teens than TV?
http://news.yahoo.com/s/ap/20101028/ap_on_hi_te/us_fea_parenting_teens_and_screens