Iowa GOP Establishment Loves Jeb Bush

Fmr. Florida Gov. Jeb Bush at 2013 CPAC
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If you just heard from establishment Republicans you’d hear how everybody loves former Florida Governor Jeb Bush, that he’s shaking things up with his announcement that he is “seriously exploring” a presidential campaign and he’s a frontrunner. I was quite amused with the Waterloo-Cedar Falls Courier’s coverage of his announcement. “This is news,” said Gov. […]

Iowa’s Assessment Task Force Picks Smarter Balanced

Iowa Department of Education Director Brad Buck welcomes some Iowa teachers to an annual luncheon in Altoona

Iowa’s Assessment Task Force recommended that the Smarter Balanced Assessment replace the Iowa Assessment for Iowa students by the 2016-2017 school year.