elementary school http://iowapublicradio.org en Homework's Role in School http://iowapublicradio.org/post/homeworks-role-school <p>Homework can be a source of frustration, tears, and sleepless nights. Most kids hate it and parents curse it. Today on Talk of Iowa, how homework has changed since you were a kid and what it has to offer today.</p><p>Host Charity Nebbe talks with Joye Walker, K-12 Math Curriculum Coordinator for Iowa City Schools, Haley Moehlis, an English Teacher at Roosevelt High School in Des Moines, and Deb Linebarger, Associate Professor of Education at the University of Iowa.</p> Mon, 28 Apr 2014 16:37:12 +0000 Charity Nebbe & Emily Woodbury 39815 at http://iowapublicradio.org Homework's Role in School Foreign Language Learning in Elementary School http://iowapublicradio.org/post/foreign-language-learning-elementary-school <p>Join host Charity Nebbe to hear about out how foreign languages are being taught in some elementary schools in Iowa and about the benefits of introducing a new language early in life. &nbsp;Guests include administrators and teachers of foreign language in Iowa.</p><p></p><p></p> Mon, 04 Nov 2013 20:09:35 +0000 Charity Nebbe & Ben Stanton 31600 at http://iowapublicradio.org Foreign Language Learning in Elementary School