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TLC system enters fourth year in Marshalltown Schools

The Teacher Leadership and Compensation (TLC) system is beginning its fourth year in the Marshalltown Community School District. The TLC system includes three full-release curriculum professional development leaders (CPDL), 14 full-release instructional coaches (IC) and 61 teachers who also serve … Continue reading

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Teachers sharpen skills during August Academy

More than 130 teachers, teacher leaders, instructional coaches and administrators in the Marshalltown Community School District attended a four-day workshop known as August Academy held in the district August 7-10. There were 15 different sessions which were led by district … Continue reading

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Two Marshalltown teachers learn about local careers as part of externships

For a video on this program, click here. Miller Middle School teacher Shea Hill and Marshalltown High School teacher Pam McDonnell are participating in weeklong externships in an effort to learn more about different career skills and bring that information … Continue reading

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Chromebook informational meetings for Miller Middle School parents set for August 8

Miller Middle School will host informational meetings on Chromebooks for parents on Tuesday, August 8 at 9 a.m. and at 6 p.m. in the school’s auditorium (125 S. 11th St.). The meetings are to provide information on how Chromebooks will … Continue reading

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MHS students and graduates recognized in AP Scholar program

Six current or former Marshalltown High School students were honored recently as part of the AP (Advanced Placement) Scholar program as a result of test results from last May. Recent MHS graduate Nick Summers earned the AP Scholar with Distinction, … Continue reading

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MHS to host cheerleading practices and tryout

Marshalltown High School will host cheerleading practices and a tryout for the football season cheerleaders, open to boys and girls at the school. The following is the schedule: Practice – Monday, Aug. 7 – 4:30 – 6:30 p.m. (Roundhouse Balcony) … Continue reading

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Lenihan teacher attends Rock and Roll Forever Foundation workshop in New York City

Lenihan Intermediate School vocal music teacher Sara McCue attended a workshop with the Rock and Roll Forever Foundation at New York University. The workshop was held July 17-20 and featured teachers from all over the country who came together to … Continue reading

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