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Team Looks to New Science Standards for State Education

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DES MOINES, Iowa – A team of education and business leaders established by the Iowa Department of Education met Tuesday at the Science Center of Iowa to continue their review of the state’s science education standards. In their last meeting on March 24, the team members agreed that the Next Generation Science Standards should be the basis for their work on a final recommendation to the State …

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Science standards panel to decide on change today

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A state panel will decide today whether to use the Next Generation Science Standards as the basis for its work. The group is working toward a final recommendation on new standards for science instruction in Iowa schools

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New State Science Standards Discussion

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DES MOINES, Iowa — The Iowa Department of Education could implement a new science standard for Iowa students. Starting at 9 a.m.

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UI Researchers Discover a Twist in Liver Cancer Development

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IOWA CITY, Iowa – Researchers at the University of Iowa believe it's now more clear than ever that avoiding obesity and alcoholism could prevent liver cancer.

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New blood pressure guidelines for lenient for seniors

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IOWA CITY, Iowa, Dec. 18 (UPI) — New blood pressure guidelines for U.S.

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Science Center Finally Has a Permanent, New Home

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CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa- The Science Center may have wandered a bit in search of a new home after the flood of 2008 in Cedar Rapids. But the organization and science exhibits that were flooded out in June of that year will wander no longer. The group now has a new, permanent home.

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