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Welcome to the NWS Des Moines Education Page!

This webpage was designed by NWS Des Moines to provide educational resources to teachers and parents. Much of this material is tailored to meet Iowa Core standards in science. 

 

Please check back often as we will be frequently updating this page!

  Recent News:

  • 5/21/2020:  NWS Des Moines Weather Classroom Webinar #2 was about Iowa climate. You can find a link to the video here:  youtu.be/1lJdn76Ygi0

    This webinar featured Iowa's top climate experts:
    • Justin Glisan, State Climatologist (Iowa)
    • Dennis Todey, Director of the Midwest USDA Climate Hub and Ag Climatologist
    • Ray Wolf, NWS Quad Cities Science and Operations Officer
       
    • Students, something you can do to prepare: Print out our K-W-L table and start filling out the 'K' and the 'W' columns.
  • 5/13/2020:  Webinar #1 was a success! You can find a link to the video here:  youtu.be/uWDPxAm5uFk

 

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Please provide any feedback, questions, suggestions, etc. to Kurt.Kotenberg@noaa.gov

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