Agencies that help victims of domestic violence and sexual assault crimes will undergo major restructuring starting July 1. More>>
Governor Terry Branstad has announced 42-year-old Duane "D.T." Magee as the interim head of the Iowa Department of Education. More>>
A Des Moines Register survey has found 68 percent of Iowa adults believe children are more at risk of being abducted than when they were young, and only 25 percent believe children are safer today. More>>
A former Aplington-Parkersburg teacher will be in jail for several years for charges of sexual exploitation by a school employee. More>>
Gov. Terry Branstad says the rules governing school start dates in Iowa are "too lax." More>>
Waterloo Public Schools offer additional learning opportunities during the summer through Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) camps. More>>
Monday kicks off the start of Drowning Prevention Week in Iowa, according to the Office of Gov. Terry Branstad. More>>
Camp Invention made its return to Cedar Falls this year. It's a weeklong summer day camp enhancing the science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) curriculum. More>>
Teens who see multiple tobacco ads are more likely to smoke, according to NBC News.
The Senate Education Committee on Wednesday finished its sweeping rewrite of No Child Left Behind that eases coast-to-coast requirements for schools and gives states greater independence to set their own goals. More>>
To continue helping these families, the Summer Food Service Program with Waterloo Community Schools begins Monday, June 10. More>>
A new study estimates nearly 5,000 cases of cancer are directly related to exposure to radiation from pediatric CT scans, according to NBC News. More>>
Police and K9 officers have located a missing Webster County teen's backpack and a photo of her the day of her abduction as the search for her continues. More>>
"We have over 2,000 students in our district. We have safe rooms for a little over 1,300 of them," said Jere Vyverberg, superintendent. More>>
The school board announced Wednesday that Dr. Andy Pattee, the current superintendent in Charles City and Riceville, will start on July 1. More>>
Toddlers' sleep habits may be influenced by genetics. More>>
The principal of Lambert Elementary School in Manchester is going camping -- on a roof. More>>
This week's School Talk 7 'Xtra features Tim Kuehl from Gladbrook-Reinbeck Community School District. More>>
Child abuse prevention efforts continue through agencies like the Family & Children's Council of Black Hawk County, and this year those efforts get some help from the United Auto Workers Union Local 838. More>>
The first of four finalists for Cedar Falls' next superintendent was welcomed to town today.
Some Cedar Valley elementary students are getting a unique look at the area's history -- through the eyes of other students who live there. More>>
Four finalists for the vacant superintendent position -- including the current Cedar Falls High School principal -- have been chosen, the Cedar Falls Board of Education announced in a written statement Friday. More>>
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