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Articles from February, 2012

Iowa applies for No Child Left Behind waiver

Date: 
Tuesday, February 28, 2012
Iowa Department of Education Director Jason Glass and other department leaders submitted an application for a waiver from the rigid accountability measures of the federal No Child Left Behind law. The proposal reflects a bold accountability system that makes sense for Iowa and emphasizes student growth and progress…

Director Glass names Iowa students to new state advisory group

Date: 
Thursday, February 16, 2012
Iowa Department of Education Director Jason Glass announced 15 Iowa students who will serve on the Learning Council, a new state advisory group. Members of the Learning Council will meet with Glass and other Department leaders to discuss key issues that impact Iowa students and schools. The council will complemen…

Director Glass announces members of new Taskforce on Teacher Leadership and Compensation

Date: 
Wednesday, February 15, 2012
Iowa Department of Education Director Jason Glass announced the 18 Iowans who will serve on the Taskforce on Teacher Leadership and Compensation. The taskforce will help the state move forward strategically in the areas of teacher leadership roles and compensation issues. The group is a component of the recommendati…

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