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Early Childhood Assessment Task Force

This planning group will study and select one standard school readiness assessment that school districts will be required to administer. A recommendation is due to the Legislature by November 15.

A Wiki has been created for the task force to share resources, documents and thinking related to the topic of early childhood assessment. The Wiki can be viewed here: http://ecassessment.wikispaces.com/

 

Meeting Dates, Agendas & Notes

 

Membership

Task Force Leads: Penny Milburn and Amy Williamson, Iowa Department of Education, Des Moines

  • Angie Squires, Keystone Area Education Agency, Elkader
  • Barb Merrill, Iowa Association for the Education of Young Children, Des Moines
  • Betty Zan, University of Northern Iowa, Cedar Falls
  • Caitlin Suginaka, Iowa Department of Public Health, Des Moines
  • Celeste Kelling, Des Moines Public Schools, Des Moines
  • Charlie Bruner, Child and Family Policy Center, Des Moines
  • Cindy Duhrkopf, Early Childhood Iowa State Board, Carroll
  • Cindy Chettinger, Northwest Area Education Agency, Sioux City
  • Colleen Anderson, Iowa Department of Education, Des Moines
  • Diane Moore, Iowa Department of Education, Des Moines
  • Erin Clancy, Iowa Department of Human Services, Des Moines
  • Gayle Luze, Iowa State University, Ames
  • Jaci Pins, Iowa State Education Association, Des Moines
  • Jeannie Wade-Nagel, Grant Wood Area Education Agency, Cedar Rapids
  • Jennifer Schreck, Child Care Resource & Referral, Des Moines
  • Jim Christensen, Early Childhood Iowa State Board, Waterloo
  • Joanne Lane, Early Childhood Iowa State Board, Waterloo
  • John Hosp, University of Iowa, Iowa City
  • Joyce Vermeer, Northwest Area Education Agency, Sioux City
  • Kate Bennett, Polk County Early Childhood Iowa, Des Moines
  • Kathie Readout, Mid-Iowa Community Action Head Start, Marshalltown
  • Kere Hughes-Belding, Iowa State University, Ames
  • Kimberly Johnson, Iowa Department of Education, Des Moines
  • Kristen Missall, University of Iowa, Iowa City
  • LauraBelle Sherman-Proehl, Iowa Department of Education, Des Moines
  • Leone Junck, Early Childhood Iowa State Board, Ogden
  • Lisa DuBois, Iowa Department of Education, Des Moines
  • Lou Ann Gvist, Iowa Association of School Boards, Des Moines
  • Michelle Hosp, Iowa Department of Education, Des Moines
  • Mike Bunde, Early Childhood Iowa State Board, Denison
  • Mike Bergan, HAWC Partnerships for Children, Decorah
  • Pam Elwood, Green Hills Area Education Agency, Council Bluffs
  • Pam Vogel, East Union Schools, Afton
  • Scott Frohlich, Harlan Schools, Harlan
  • Scott McConnell, University of Minnesota
  • Shanell Wegler, Iowa Department of Management, Des Moines
  • Stacie Prevo, Southern Iowa Economic Development Association Head Start, Ottumwa
  • Vickie Williams, Homes of Oakridge, Des Moines

 

Printed from the Iowa Department of Education website on April 17, 2014 at 1:32am.