20 Things Students Want the Nation to Know About Education
http://mindshift.kqed.org/2011/09/20-things-students-want-the-nation-to-know-about-education/

State officials' education reforms aimed at making Iowa schools the nation's best
http://www.desmoinesregister.com/article/20111004/NEWS/310040042/State-officials-education-reforms-aimed-at-making-Iowa-schools-the-nation-s-best?odyssey=tab|topnews|text|Frontpage

Teaching students to turn empathy into action
http://www.edutopia.org/blog/students-turn-empathy-to-action-sel-maurice-elias

Challenge to students: Have Space Station run your experiment
http://www.nytimes.com/2011/10/11/science/space/11spacelab.html?_r=1&ref=education

One-on-one speech therapy goes digital
http://www.edweek.org/ew/articles/2011/10/12/07speech_ep.h31.html?tkn=OOSFd1Bk8Iej689Y0rYGREU8GctHkXPftjaJ&cmp=clp-edweek

Branstad education plan is a good start, but it needs more
http://www.desmoinesregister.com/apps/pbcs.dll/article?AID=2011310120014

Heroes of the hallway: Dads head back to classroom as part of Norwalk watchdog program
http://www.desmoinesregister.com/apps/pbcs.dll/article?AID=2011310120005

W.D.M. students learn Spanish in first grade
http://www.desmoinesregister.com/apps/pbcs.dll/article?AID=2011310130043

Pairing up
http://www.edweek.org/tsb/articles/2011/10/13/01coteach.h05.html?tkn=VNSFI%2BpUQ3H6dtVLZKn8gfzymsVprduJshi7&cmp=clp-edweek

Learning-disabled students get firmer grip on college
http://www.usatoday.com/news/education/story/2011-10-17/college-and-learning-disabilities/50807620/1

'Capturing kids' hearts' initiative focuses on relationship building
http://www.edweek.org/dd/articles/2011/10/19/01conversionside-relationships.h05.html

Kindergarteners at the keyboard
http://hechingerreport.org/content/kindergarteners-at-the-keyboard_6485/

iPad app helps youngster communicate more effectively
http://www.aea11.k12.ia.us/news/ipad_zachhayden.html#web/news/ipad_zachhayden

Applicable teaching tools
http://www.edweek.org/tsb/articles/2011/10/13/01tablets.h05.html

Brain study points to potential treatments for math anxiety
http://blogs.edweek.org/edweek/inside-school-research/2011/10/brain_study_points_to_potentia.html

Something a bit different for lunch: Understanding
http://www.desmoinesregister.com/article/20111022/NEWS02/310220037/1004/NEWS02/Something-bit-different-lunch-Understanding

Push is on to add time to school
http://www.edweek.org/ew/articles/2011/10/26/09elt_ep.h31.html?tkn=YUNF8qtztRhRWHYVRwj90Nk1BqMnsU%2B4G08V&cmp=clp-edweek

Keeping special ed in proportion
http://www.edweek.org/tsb/articles/2011/10/13/01disproportion.h05.html?tkn=XVUFdrJLKHDahR7SUorRiePIG80Z/aC7iG4M&cmp=clp-edweek