School of Education team receives Partnership grant with Des Moines Public Schools:

July 17, 2019

Anne Foegen, Mollie Appelgate, Ji Yeong I, Christa Jackson, and Todd Abraham of the School of Education have been awarded $400,000 from the U.S. Department of Education’s Institute for Studies in Education. The two-year grant will support the development of a partnership with Des Moines Public Schools to (1) address the district’s efforts to improve the number of students (and males of color, in particular) who pass Algebra 1 by implementing student-centered, equity-focused instruction and (2) examine students’ mathematics course-taking pathways from Grade 5 to and through Algebra 1.

Contact Details:

Name: Anne Foegen
Phone: 515-294-8373
Department: in the School of Education