Schools need help preparing students for success in college
http://www.desmoinesregister.com/apps/pbcs.dll/article?AID=20108290306

Employing adaptive technology for advanced special education
http://dailylocal.com/articles/2010/08/29/news/srv0000009210575.txt

National crisis: Not much training for some special-ed teachers
http://hechingerreport.org/content/national-crisis-not-much-training-for-some-special-ed-teachers_4189/

Forget what you know about good study habits
http://www.nytimes.com/2010/09/07/health/views/07mind.html?_r=2&ref=education_and_schools

Chicago schools have 'new eyes and ears on the street'
http://www.suntimes.com/news/education/2681032,CST-NWS-open07.article

Options abound for students to make up coursework
http://www.post-gazette.com/pg/10250/1085546-298.stm#ixzz0ypocy5sB

New grant program seeks solutions to toughest classroom challenges
http://www.eschoolnews.com/2010/09/08/new-grant-program-seeks-solutions-to-toughest-classroom-challenges/

Kindergarten kids learn in two languages
http://www.desmoinesregister.com/apps/pbcs.dll/article?AID=20109100310

Cowles kids learn nutrition, choosing local food
http://www.desmoinesregister.com/apps/pbcs.dll/article?AID=20109100305

Gates Foundation to invest in next-generation instructional tools
http://www.eschoolnews.com/2010/09/08/gates-foundation-to-invest-in-next-generation-instructional-tools/

What schools can learn from charters about teaching English language learners
http://www.eschoolnews.com/2010/09/10/what-schools-can-learn-from-charters-about-teaching-english-language-learners/

Learning new skills at Kodu Kamp
http://blogs.msdn.com/b/microsoftuseducation/archive/2010/09/10/learning-new-skills-at-kodu-kamp.aspx

Think Tank: Flip-thinking - the new buzz word sweeping the US
http://www.telegraph.co.uk/finance/businessclub/7996379/Daniel-Pinks-Think-Tank-Flip-thinking-the-new-buzz-word-sweeping-the-US.html

Guest column: Time for a STEM talk with your kids
http://www.desmoinesregister.com/apps/pbcs.dll/article?AID=20109140467

Research suggests a 'gap year' motivates students
http://www.edweek.org/ew/articles/2010/09/15/04gap.h30.html?tkn=VXUFR9iiNLzV0yMZ1Mq+wKYFEq9nKT6jYNgg&cmp=clp-edweek

Students in one Iowa school have the option to stand at their desks
http://www.radioiowa.com/2010/09/15/students-in-one-iowa-school-have-the-option-to-stand-at-their-desks/

Learning by Playing: Video Games in the Classroom
http://www.nytimes.com/2010/09/19/magazine/19video-t.html?_r=2&adxnnl=1&ref=education&adxnnlx=1284735738-30EUm1oNLORodZXYrskCTg

Program emphasizes middle school work
http://www.desmoinesregister.com/article/20100918/NEWS02/9180324/1004/NEWS02/Program-emphasizes-middle-school-work

Reporter's Notebook: 'Waiting for Superman' and American education reform
http://www.latimes.com/entertainment/news/la-ca-waiting-superman-20100919,0,6345641.story

Standards' impact for special ed. is weighed
http://www.edweek.org/ew/articles/2010/09/22/04standards.h30.html?tkn=QOPFD6+Ust26AeI9avhiRkiLv8pwMEexZgnW&cmp=clp-edweek&utm_source=fb&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=mrss

Music instruction goes virtual
http://www.eschoolnews.com/2010/09/17/music-instruction-goes-virtual/

Willingham: Left/right brain theory is bunk
http://voices.washingtonpost.com/answer-sheet/daniel-willingham/willingham-the-leftright-brain.html#more

Merit pay found to have little effect on achievement
http://www.edweek.org/ew/articles/2010/09/21/05pay_ep.h30.html?tkn=ZQNF7zKESdBDneqTrTCKFbrhqwV46vC5UZC4&cmp=clp-edweek&utm_source=fb&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=mrss