New Poll Supports Schools Starting After Labor Day

A recent poll conducted by Rasmussen Reports states 53% of adult Americans believe that schools should start after Labor Day.  Below is a link to its findings:   http://www.rasmussenreports.com/public_content/lifestyle/education/53_think_school_shouldn_t_open_until_after_labor_day Share this:EmailPrintDiggFacebook

Governor Branstad Names New Department of Eductation Director

From the Office of the Governor: OFFICE OF THE GOVERNOR Governor Terry E. Branstad « Lt. Governor Kim Reynolds FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Tuesday, Aug. 6, 2013 Contact: Governor’s Office 515-281-5211   Branstad names Dr. Brad Buck as new Iowa Department of Education director (DES MOINES) – Gov. Terry E. Branstad today named Dr. Brad Buck, […]

Governor Still Seeking Resolution to Issue of School Start Date

Governor Branstad addressed the topic of the school start date in Iowa at his weekly press conference. Below is a story by O. Kay Henderson of Radio Iowa on the Governor’s remarks: http://www.radioiowa.com/2013/08/05/governor-will-try-again-to-reign-in-early-school-start-dates-audio/ Share this:EmailPrintDiggFacebook