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Director Glass announces Task Force on Early Childhood Assessment

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Tuesday, August 14, 2012
Iowa Department of Education Director Jason Glass today announced the 33 Iowans who will serve on the Task Force on Early Childhood Assessment, which was established as part of Senate File 2284. The group will select one standard kindergarten readiness assessment that school districts will be required to administer. A …

Director Glass announces Task Force on Early Childhood Assessment

Date: 
Tuesday, August 14, 2012
Iowa Department of Education Director Jason Glass today announced the 33 Iowans who will serve on the Task Force on Early Childhood Assessment, which was established as part of Senate File 2284. The group will select one standard kindergarten readiness assessment that school districts will be required to administer. A …

Branstad, Reynolds announce upcoming Governor’s Bullying Prevention Summit

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Monday, August 6, 2012
Gov. Terry Branstad and Lt. Gov. Kim Reynolds at their weekly news conference today announced they will host the Governor’s Bullying Prevention Summit this fall and encouraged all Iowans to engage in the important issue of bullying prevention. The summit will be held on Nov. 27 at Hy-Vee Hall in Des Moines and wi…

Student eligibility guidelines for free and reduced-price meals announced

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Monday, August 6, 2012
The policy for free and reduced-price school meals for children who are unable to pay the full price of meals has been released by the Iowa Department of Education’s Bureau of Nutrition and Health Services. The meals are served through the National School Lunch Program, School Breakfast Program and the Afterschool…

Director Glass announces Administrator Evaluation Task Force

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Friday, August 3, 2012
Iowa Department of Education Director Jason Glass today announced the 13 Iowans who will serve on the Administrator Evaluation Task Force, which was established as part of Senate File 2284. The task force will study evaluation practices for Iowa school administrators and develop recommendations for a statewide system. …

Iowa Teacher and Principal Leadership Symposium details are announced

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Thursday, August 2, 2012
The governor’s office today announced more details of Friday’s Iowa Teacher and Principal Leadership Symposium. The sold-out symposium will be live streamed by JDL Horizons. JDL Horizons, using its flagship Internet streaming solution EduVision, will produce and stream the Iowa Teacher and Principal Leadership Sym…

Advisory: Director Glass announces Competency-Based Instruction Task Force

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Friday, July 27, 2012
Iowa Department of Education Director Jason Glass today announced the 35 Iowans who will serve on the Competency-Based Instruction Task Force, which was established in Senate File 2284 to study competency-based instruction standards and the integration of competency-based instruction with the Iowa Core, as well as to d…

Advisory: State Board of Education meets Tuesday, July 31

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Friday, July 27, 2012
The Iowa State Board of Education’s next regular business meeting will take place on Tuesday, July 31, in the 2nd floor State Board Room of the Grimes State Office Building, 400 E. 14th St., in Des Moines. The business meeting starts at 10 a.m. Tuesday’s meeting agenda is as follows. A copy of the complete agend…

Advisory:Task Force on Teacher Leadership and Compensation Meeting Notice

Date: 
Wednesday, July 25, 2012
Iowa Department of Education Director Jason Glass today announced a meeting of the Task Force on Teacher Leadership and Compensation on Friday, July 27, 2012, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. The meeting will take place in Room B100 (basement level) of the Grimes State Office Building. Glass established the task force in Febr…

Advisory: Instructional Time Task Force Meeting Notice

Date: 
Tuesday, July 24, 2012
Iowa Department of Education Director Jason Glass today announced the first meeting of the Instructional Time Task Force on Thursday, July 26, 2012, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. The meeting will take place in Room B100 (basement level) in the Grimes State Office Building. The task force was established in Senate File 2284…

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