Pease and Wagner said the district kicked off a coding initiative in November, so they're trying to bring coding to life in the classroom.
In February, the roof collapsed at Lowell Elementary due to snow. Luckily, no one was hurt. However, the building won’t reopen until next school year.
Franzen said the Band program is so much more than a class — but a place where students can express themselves and showcase their love of music to the community.
Stacy Gary, Jennifer McCartan and Angie Chambers are third grade teachers at North Cedar Elementary in Cedar Falls. The teachers hope to use the award money to buy Guided Reading Nonfiction Scholastic Short Reads.