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AEAs provide every Iowa child access to quality online resources

December 5, 2012
Inside Education — Jerry Schnabel , Times-Republican

Many of us may remember the scene in Mark Twain's story "The Adventures of Tom Sawyer," where Tom lightens his workload by enlisting his buddies to help him whitewash a fence. Actually "tricking" may be a more accurate word than "enlisting" but the work was done more efficiently than Tom could have done himself. In this case, Tom himself primarily benefited from the activity. I want to tell another story, but unlike Mark Twain's, this one is true and benefits all the children and teachers in Iowa.

 
 
 

 

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