Education

School lunch study confirms: Kids don’t eat their vegetables

In the war to get America’s children to eat healthier, things are not going well.

Student E114 is a case in point. E114 — the i ... »

First University of Iowa presidential candidate: Marvin Krislov

IOWA CITY — A standing college president with a wide range of academic and non-academic experience — including service in the White Hou ... »

UI professors creating feedback tool for presidential candidates

IOWA CITY — the University of Iowa chapter of the American Association of University Professors is creating a survey tool for collecting fee ... »

Linn-Mar opens new high school labs, ahead of schedule

MARION — Linn-Mar High School started fall classes Monday with new arts and industrial technology labs on the north side of the school, all ... »

With one of several UI presidential finalists set to be announced, will there be any surprises?

IOWA CITY — The University of Iowa campus on Wednesday will learn the name of the first of four finalists in the running to become its next p ... »

Slow down process for picking next UI leader, several faculty members urge

IOWA CITY — With four finalists for the University of Iowa presidency slated to visit campus this week and next before the Board of Regents ... »

Suspension numbers rise in Cedar Rapids schools

CEDAR RAPIDS — The total number of students suspended in Cedar Rapids schools last school year increased compared to the year before, accord ... »

Photos: First day of school

Monday marks the first day of school for students in all grade levels. Classes begin in the Cedar Rapids, Cedar Falls and Iowa City districts, amon ... »

First day of school brings magnet school to Cedar Rapids, new elementary to Iowa City

IOWA CITY — As most Corridor students headed back to school Monday for the first day of the academic year, Cedar Rapids showcased a new magn ... »

Hancher’s final season on the road launches in shadow of future

IOWA CITY — Heavy metal soaring into the sky makes a perfect backdrop for heavy metal pouring over the masses.

Pittsburgh’s Sq ... »

UIHC to open sixth QuickCare

IOWA CITY — The University of Iowa is opening its sixth walk-in medical clinic in Johnson County on Monday on the east side of Iowa City, ju ... »

Three in four Cedar Rapids teachers say leadership system has improved instruction

CEDAR RAPIDS — After the first year of the Cedar Rapids Community School District’s teacher leadership system, about three in four te ... »

Kirkwood Regional Center enhancing STEM teaching of area school districts set to open in Johnson County

CORALVILLE — Close your eyes and imagine high school academies, college courses, university research, teacher training, special-education su ... »

University of Iowa Hospital, Hawkeyes come together to honor Kid Captains

IOWA CITY — On the University of Iowa’s west side, the UI Children’s Hospital and Kinnick Stadium sit side by side. But it ... »

Iowa City High, Washington, Linn-Mar make Newsweek ‘Beating the Odds’ list

Washington High School in Cedar Rapids, City High School in Iowa City and Linn-Mar High School are among the best high schools in the country for l ... »