• More demands, less resources create challenge for public school teachers

    4 days ago - By Who TV

    DES MOINES, Iowa - If you meet Iowa State Education Association President, Mike Beranek, the first thing he will tell you, is that he is a 3rd grade teacher for the West Des Moines Public School System, who is on leave to serve as President of the ISEA. He's been an educator for 30 years.
    This year has been a tough one to be a teacher in Iowa.
    "Public education has come under attack for many places within our society," said Beranek. "Education is being blamed for many of the ills in our society. Folks who not only want to demoralize the work that our educators are doing, there are some who...
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