New Standards for Iowa’s School Leaders effective July 2021


On November 18, the State Board of Education adopted the Professional Standards for Educational Leaders as Iowa’s new standards for school leaders. The 2021 ISSL took effect July 1, 2021.    

Tools and resources to support their implementation continue to be developed and made available via this site

All of the resources and facilitation tools developed by the Standards Team will be shared with a group of AEA leaders who intend to support the implementation of the new standards in their respective AEAs. Please check with your AEA for additional information.