Iowa State Board of Education Addresses School Start Date

From The Quad City Times: http://qctimes.com/news/state-and-regional/iowa/iowa-board-will-consider-school-start-date-plan/article_9dce8358-316b-5d45-ac1e-d9786da40e59.html   Share this:EmailPrintDiggFacebook

School Start Date Rule to Be Considered by Iowa State Board of Education

The Iowa State Board of Education will address a proposed rule tomorrow that defines the waiver process in regard to the start date for Iowa’s schools. Below is a link to an article on this by Mary Stegmier of The Des Moines Register: http://www.desmoinesregister.com/apps/pbcs.dll/article?AID=/201307310405/NEWS02/307310033 Share this:EmailPrintDiggFacebook

School Start Date Debate Continues in Iowa

The tourism industry in Iowa continues to raise concerns over the detrimental economic impact the school start date waiver has had on tourism destinations and school funding here in the state.  Below is a recent article by Andrew J. Nelson of the Omaha World-Herald on the issue: http://www.omaha.com/article/20130707/NEWS/707079914/1689#start-dates-for-schools-hit-tourism-in-iowa Share this:EmailPrintDiggFacebook