Language programs cut in W.D.M. schools

Language programs cut in W.D.M. schools Kim Norvell, knorvell@dmreg.com 11:42 p.m. CST December 21, 2015 (Photo: The Register) Students in West Des Moines will have one fewer choice when it comes to foreign language classes next year, and second-language learning will begin later in a student’s career. The West Des Moines Community Schools board of Read more about Language programs cut in W.D.M. schools[…]

Editorial: Iowa’s school-funding process is broken, illegal and short-sighted

Editorial: Iowa’s school-funding process is broken, illegal and short-sighted The Register’s Editorial 1:42 p.m. CDT October 26, 2015 Nothing is more important to Iowans than their children’s future. Nothing is more vital to the state’s economic health than quality schools. And nothing consumes more state tax dollars than Iowa’s K-12 education system. And yet, year Read more about Editorial: Iowa’s school-funding process is broken, illegal and short-sighted[…]