Upcoming Events

Masterminds - virtual learning Feb 07
Join a community of school leaders committed to their own growth and development. Through the SAI Masterminds experience, you will engage in study of relevant and timely content; challenge each other’s thinking; discuss and address individual participant’s questions, situations, and ideas; and celebrate each other’s successes. There is also a Wednesday night option beginning Feb. 8.
School Law Conference - virtual learning Feb 16
Content is determined by Iowa administrators who serve on SAI’s School Law Conference Committee. Expect a variety of timely and relevant legal topics. Facilitators: Iowa’s leading education law attorneys
Women in Educational Leadership Conference Mar 30
Join us for this learning and networking experience intended especially for practicing and aspiring female leaders. Kristi Hemmer, native Iowan and champion of the Moxie Moment, will be a featured speaker with other speakers to be named soon!
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Recent News

Join SAI Executive Director Lisa Remy as she talks with Alaina Whittington, student member on the Iowa State Board of Education. Alaina talks about being a student in a small Iowa school, the importance of involving student voice, choices students can make in terms of academics, opportunities to learn outside the classroom and a chance to give back to the community. | Read More
Planning for SAI Conference 2023 is well underway! A significant part of the conference experience is the Promising Practices series through which we ... | Read More
The 2023 legislative platform was approved November 9 by the Rep Council. These priorities will guide much of SAI's efforts for the session and serve as a road map for the work. As with any session, there will be additional issues that arise that require our attention and focus. We’ll keep you posted with SAI's weekly Legislative Updates. | Read More
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Legal Issues

Student residency ðŸ”’(members-only content)

FERPA Top 10 ðŸ”’(members-only content)
Ten reminders for complying with the Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act

Title IX
Compliance information as provided by the Iowa Department of Education

Student vaping ðŸ”’(members-only content)
Considerations for schools regarding e-cigarette use.

Custody issues webinar ðŸ”’(members-only content)
SAI Legal Services Director Matt Carver covers frequently asked questions regarding child custody in this 11-minute video.

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