Comprehensive strategy teaches reading insights
http://www.messengernews.net/page/content.detail/id/550782/Comprehensive-strategy-teaches-reading-insights.html?nav=5010

What's a Learning Disability, Anyway? Most Americans Confused
http://blogs.edweek.org/edweek/speced/2012/08/whats_a_learning_disability_mo.html

Autism support center plans to open this fall
http://siouxcityjournal.com/lifestyles/health-med-fit/autism-support-center-plans-to-open-this-fall/article_21e750f6-5030-5302-bcee-666b4a5fe9e5.html

5 Facts Most People Don’t Know About Learning Disabilities
http://www.care2.com/causes/5-fact-most-people-dont-know-about-learning-disabilities.html

Inspiring tomorrow's scientists today
http://www.press-citizen.com/article/20120908/NEWS01/309080051/Inspiring-tomorrow-s-scientists

In search of deeper conversations on education
http://thegazette.com/2012/09/09/in-search-of-deeper-conversations-on-education/

STEM benefits Iowa's educational system
http://www.equities.com/news/headline-story?dt=2012-09-10&val=465185&cat=tech

Juniors, seniors utilize laptops at Northeast
http://www.dailyiowan.com/2012/09/11/Opinions/29699.html

Presidential Physical Fitness Test to Be Replaced After 2012-13
http://blogs.edweek.org/edweek/schooled_in_sports/2012/09/presidential_physical_fitness_test_to_be_replaced_after_2012-13_school_year.html

Boys Town to develop anti-bullying website, hot line for Iowa
http://blogs.desmoinesregister.com/dmr/index.php/2012/09/11/boys-town-to-develop-anti-bullying-website-hot-line-for-iowa/?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+education-news+%28Des+Moines+Register+Staff+Blogs+%C2%BB+Education%29

Reaching the 9/11 Generation
http://www.edweek.org/ew/articles/2012/09/12/03doyle_ep.h32.html?tkn=VLTFnJUN19p6kWdP5%2FYcxTi8cRQMX9mDtN6a&cmp=clp-edweek

Reading Recovery Has High Impact on Students, Educators and Schools
http://www.aea11.k12.ia.us/news/reading_recovery1.html

Can NAEP Predict College Readiness?
http://www.edweek.org/ew/articles/2012/09/12/03nagb.h32.html

Research Links 'Responsive' Teaching to Academic Gains
http://www.edweek.org/ew/articles/2012/09/13/04responsive.h32.html?tkn=NTLFYH%2BcHk7LxRQziyskFSIZxctKMTUnEASP&cmp=clp-edweek

Local kindergarten teacher named state Teacher of the Year
http://thegazette.com/2012/09/12/local-kindergarten-teacher-named-state-teacher-of-the-year/

The ‘human touch’ in computer-based learning
http://www.washingtonpost.com/blogs/answer-sheet/post/the-human-touch-in-computer-based-learning/2012/09/13/2607dbc4-fd1f-11e1-a31e-804fccb658f9_blog.html

Governor’s Bullying Prevention Summit details announced
http://blogs.desmoinesregister.com/dmr/index.php/2012/09/17/governors-bullying-prevention-summit-details-announced/

Iowa schools to report and track bullying on database
http://amestrib.com/sections/news/iowa/iowa-schools-report-and-track-bullying-on-database.html

The Myth of the Education Crisis
http://www.care2.com/causes/the-myth-of-the-education-crisis.html

One of Iowa’s best kept secrets: Area Education Agencies
https://www.timesrepublican.com/page/content.detail/id/552669/One-of-Iowa-s-best-kept-secrets--Area-Education-Agencies.html?nav=5003

Teach kids math? 17-year-old has an app for that
http://www.kansascity.com/2012/09/17/3820484/teach-kids-math-17-year-old-has.html#storylink=cpy
 

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