Assignment: Education

Studies consistently show that successful schools lead to successful communities. That's why ABC 6 NEWS is committed to highlighting the challenges facing our local schools and the teachers and programs that are having a positive impact on student achievement.

Our ASSIGNMENT: EDUCATION reports will take an in-depth look at the many facets of education issues, innovations, and reforms that will better prepare students for careers of the future.

Byron students meet real-life Mr. Stripes

MN schools receive $30M in safety funding

Southland breaks ground on $18 million project

Vikings to Honor Mayo's Mr. Trimble

Austin Students Learn that Spreading Kindness Rocks!

Celebrating Back to School by Motivating Students To Do Their Best
Iowa Education Leader Hails Work-Based Learning Initiative
Rolling Out the Red Carpet on the First Day of School
More Changes for L-O Leave the District's Future Unclear
Hayfield Community Schools Multi-Million Dollar Renovation Project Nearing Completion

Graduation speech interrupted after reading the names of Trayvon Martin and Tamir Rice

Council Bluffs Schools to Offer All Students Free Meals

Vandekamp Found Her Voice
WWII 'Screaming Eagle' Veteran Henry Ochsner Dies at 96
78 Years Later, Pearl Harbor Victim's Remains Back in Iowa
A Gathering for Veterans at the VA Clinic in Albert Lea