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Statewide Assessment Advisory Committee


The Statewide Assessment Advisory Committee has formed to help schools transition to new statewide assessments, including assessments for English language learners and students with significant cognitive disabilities, as well as new statewide assessments in English language arts, mathematics and science.

Meeting Dates, Agendas and Notes

Thursday, October 13, 2016

Thursday, December 8, 2016

Thursday, April 13, 2017


  • Austin Beer, Grant Wood Area Education Agency
  • Leigh Bellville, Indianola Community School District
  • Kathy Brenny, Prairie Lakes Area Education Agency
  • Kim Buryanek, Sioux City Community School District
  • Stacey Cole, Fort Dodge Community School District
  • Mariann Culver, Heartland Area Education Agency
  • Lowell Ernst, Pella Community School District
  • Harry Heiligenthal, Iowa Association of School Boards
  • Liz Hollingworth, University of Iowa
  • Sherry Huffman, Green Hills Area Education Agency
  • Jan Jensen, Norwalk Community School District
  • Marcia Kruse, Keystone Area Education Agency
  • Sara Larkin, Iowa Educational Services for the Blind and Visually Impaired
  • JoEllen Latham, Southeast Polk Community School District
  • Evan McCormick, Great Prairie Area Education Agency
  • Jon McKenzie, School Administrators of Iowa
  • Charles McNulty, Waterloo Community School District
  • Angela Olsen, Cedar Rapids Xavier Catholic Schools
  • Mike Pardun, Denison Community School District
  • Marty Shudak, Council Bluffs Community School District
  • Tammy Wawro, Iowa State Education Association
  • Jason Wester, Muscatine Community School District

Printed from the Iowa Department of Education website on August 19, 2017 at 4:25am.