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OCTOBER 15-16 - FREE ACCESS
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Professors and students in Iowa face virtual limits to education

IOWA CITY - Sitting six years ago in a leather-bound arm chair next to Chris Merrill - director of the University of Iowa's e...

Parents of special ed students expect more after months of virtual schooling

CORALVILLE - Jozlynne Varner finally began to open up last school year, expressing herself in her writing, sitting with other...

Iowa's digital divide is undeniable thanks to coronavirus

DES MOINES - While Iowans aren't exactly zooming through the coronavirus pandemic, there's no question technology has been th...

A look at tuition costs at Iowa's colleges and universities by the numbers

In each edition of Iowa Ideas magazine, "Iowa By the Numbers" looks at a different data set to see what those numbers tell us...

How Iowa schools are making after-school activities available to all, not just those who can afford it

WATERLOO - C.A. Joseph's parents work second shift, which means they aren't able to pick him up after football practice, whic...

Iowa is unique in offering in-state students guaranteed admission to public universities of their choice

For 50-plus years, Iowa has offered guaranteed admission to any public university of an in-state student's choosing, so long ...

This rural Iowa school district is hiring licensed therapists to support students’ mental health

On one of the last afternoons of the school year, five women sat around a table in an Amana Elementary classroom, trading tip...

In Iowa, a quicker, cheaper path to a college degree is easy as 2+2, 3+1 or 3+3

The typical path to a college degree in Iowa increasingly is branching off, taking detours and merging with others as public ...

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