Saturday, May 31, 2008

School Leader Update June, 2008

Dear School Leaders:

Attached CLICK HERE is the June issue of the School Leader Update.

Here are some highlights:

From the Director
Iowa Core Curriculum Frequently Asked Questions
Taiwanese Teachers Examine Iowa’s Education System
Legislative Update
Legislative Session Follow Up
School Improvement
Professional Development for Iowa School Leaders Website Project
Students will Build Career and Education Plans through Iowa Choices
Special Education Law Conferences
Legal Lessons
No Changes to Transfer Student Ineligibility for Sports
Early Childhood Preschool Programs
Statewide Voluntary Preschool Program for Four-Year-Olds Grant Applications
Funding and Grants
Data and Reporting
National Assessment of Educational Progress (NAEP) 2009 Update

Iowa Department of Education
QUICK LINKS for Your Convenience

The School Leader Update is a monthly newsletter distributed via email to school leaders. For more information, contact the Iowa Department of Education Communications Department at 515-281-5295.