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Council on Educator Development


Established as part of House File 215, the Council on Educator Development will recommend a statewide teacher evaluation system, and a statewide administrator evaluation system.

The Council on Educator Development has created the following site to share resources, documents and thinking:

Meeting Dates, Agendas and Notes

October 31, 2016

May 31, 2016

April 26, 2016

March 11, 2016 - sub-committee

February 10, 2016

September 3, 2015

June 10, 2015

May 15, 2015

April 10, 2015

March 13, 2015

February 13, 2015

January 16, 2015

December 19, 2014

November 7, 2014

September 17, 2014

May 27, 2014

April 15, 2014

February 13, 2014

January 9, 2014

November 26, 2013

October 4, 2013



  • Elaine Baughman, Special Education Teacher, Harlan Community School District, Harlan
  • Brad Buck, Superintendent, Cedar Rapids Community School District, Cedar Rapids
  • Tom Buckmiller, Professor, Drake University, Des Moines
  • Linda Carroll, Chief, Iowa Department of Education, Des Moines
  • Eriece Colbert, Teacher, Cedar Rapids Community School District, Cedar Rapids
  • J. D. Cryer, Field Experience Coordinator, University of Northern Iowa, Cedar Falls
  • Carol Farver, Retired Principal, Newton Community School District, Newton
  • David Fox, Principal, Waverly-Shellrock Community School District, Waverly
  • Roberta Hass, Teacher, MFL Mar Mac Community School District, Monona
  • Roark Horn, Executive Director, School Administrators of Iowa, Clive
  • Joel Illian, Deputy Director, Professional Educators of Iowa, Windsor Heights
  • Joe Judge, Teacher, Albia Community School District, Albia
  • Kevin Koester, State Representative, Ankeny
  • Tim Kraayenbrink, State Senator, Fort Dodge*
  • Michelle Lettington, Director of Elementary School Services, Des Moines Independent Community School District, Des Moines
  • Josie Lewis, Policy/Legal Services Director, Iowa Association of School Boards, Des Moines
  • Patty Link, Parent Representative, Des Moines
  • Herman Quirmbach, State Senator, Ames*
  • Darren Reade, Teacher, Monticello Community School District, Monticello
  • Derek Schulte, Teacher, Southeast Polk Community School District, Pleasant Hill
  • Jon Sheldahl, Chief Administrator, Great Prairie Area Education Agency, Ottumwa
  • Bev Smith, Associate Superintendent for Human Resources and Equity, Waterloo
  • Billy Strickler, Assistant Principal/Dean of Students, Albia Community School District, Albia
  • Joanne Tubbs, Licensure Consultant, Iowa Board of Educational Examiners, Des Moines
  • Dave Versteeg, Superintendent, Montezuma Community School District, Montezuma
  • Tammy Wawro, President, Iowa State Education Association, Des Moines
  • Cindy Winckler, State Representative, Davenport*

*Non-voting member

Printed from the Iowa Department of Education website on October 22, 2016 at 5:32am.