Educating Children

STEM evaluation shows progress

October 19, 2017

"The Messenger applauds Reynolds and her team as well as the many others across the state who are turning the STEM initiative into a remarkable success story."

Gov. Reynolds, Lt. Gov. Gregg announce Future Ready Iowa Alliance recommendations

October 17, 2017

Gov. Kim Reynolds and Lt. Gov. Adam Gregg announced new Future Ready Iowa Alliance recommendations Tuesday. The recommendations are a major step forward in achieving the Reynolds/Gregg administration’s No.

Iowa to hold first-of-its-kind digital literacy conference

September 05, 2017

Gov. Kim Reynolds and Lt. Gov. Adam Gregg, along with education, health and safety leaders, announced Tuesday that Iowa will hold a first-of-its-kind digital literacy conference Friday, November 10, in Ames. The event will feature educational and scientific leaders on digital literacy.

Gov. Reynolds announces appointments to STEM council

August 31, 2017

Gov. Kim Reynolds announced appointments to the Governor’s STEM Advisory Council Thursday.

The following appointments are effective Friday, Sept. 1, 2017, are unpaid and are not subject to Senate confirmation:

STEM Advisory Council

Gov. Reynolds kicks off Start of School tour

August 22, 2017

Gov. Kim Reynolds kicked off her Start of School tour Tuesday morning at Edmunds Fine Arts Academy in Des Moines. The governor and Iowa Department of Education Director Ryan Wise will stop in the Emmetsburg Community School District Tuesday afternoon. Lt. Gov.

Gov. Reynolds, Lt. Gov. Gregg introduce mobile museum to fairgoers

August 15, 2017

Gov. Kim Reynolds and Lt. Gov. Adam Gregg introduced the “Iowa History 101” mobile museum to fairgoers during the Iowa State Fair Tuesday morning.

Governor’s STEM Advisory Council announces new co-chair

August 04, 2017

The Iowa Governor’s STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics) Advisory Council on Friday announced its new co-chair will be Roger Hargens, President and CEO of Accumold in Ankeny. He will serve in the role alongside Gov. Kim Reynolds.