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State Lawmakers Should Look Abroad for Best Education Practices

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  • August 23, 2016
A bipartisan group of state lawmakers urged their colleagues in state capitols across the country to take advantage of the new federal education law, the Every Student Succeeds Act, to adopt some of the best practices from successful education sy...

Senate Education Chairman Luther Olsen lists Educator Effectiveness among accomplishments

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  • June 17, 2016
  In an interview with The Wheeler Report, Senator Luther Olsen (R-Ripon), chairman of the Senate Education Committee, talks about education changes including Educator Effectiveness and the future of K-12 education. When asked what his accomplishm...

Iola Car Show Gets Signs

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  • June 16, 2016
State law required for posting signs on highway When Larry Fechter joined the Iola Car Show team in early 2014, he had a number of things he hoped to help them achieve. Among them was finding a way to get official DOT highway signs for the show. W...