Upcoming Events

Spring Legal Lab - virtual learning Apr 16
Hands-on experiences using case studies and actual events. Facilitator: Matt Carver, J.D., SAI
Spring District Meeting - virtual learning Apr 28
Network and learn with your colleagues from across the state at this year’s SAI district meetings. Learning this year will focus on Standard 8: Meaningful Engagement of Families and Community.
Spring District Meeting - virtual learning Apr 29
Network and learn with your colleagues from across the state at this year’s SAI district meetings. Learning this year will focus on Standard 8: Meaningful Engagement of Families and Community.
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Recent News

Zach Dillavou, Forest City Middle School principal, has been named the 2021 Iowa Middle Level Principal of the Year by the School Administrators of Io... | Read More
Brian Downing, principal of Okoboji High School, has been named the 2021 Iowa Secondary Principal of the Year by the School Administrators of Iowa. ... | Read More
The Wallace Foundation recently released "How Principals Affect Students and Schools: A Systematic Synthesis of Two Decades of Research." Its findings include, "​​​​​​​​An effective principal’s impact is stronger and broader than previously thought, making it 'difficult to envision' a higher return on investment in K-12 education than the cultivation of high-quality school leadership, according to this research synthesis." | Read More
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Legal Issues

Student residency column from Jan. '21 SAI Report 🔒(members-only content)

COVID-19 forms and guidance 🔒(members-only content)

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

Student vaping as published in Oct. '18 SAI Report 🔒(members-only content)
Considerations for schools regarding e-cigarette use.

Custody issues webinar 🔒(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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