Principals' roles are demanding greater instructional leadership skills. To meet these expectations, a program — Coaching at the Core — has been developed to provide 400 school leaders with the necessary supports to work with teacher learning teams in the use of formative data for instructional decision making. Read more »


Superintendents and principals from around the state met March 14 with legislators to discuss education priorities and review the impact of proposed bills on districts. Read more »


Linda Carroll, director of teaching and learning with the Woodward-Granger Community School District, is the recipient of the 2013 Iowa Central Office Administrator of the Year award from the School Administrators of Iowa. Read more »


In an effort to better protect students in Iowa, School Administrators of Iowa worked closely with the governor’s office and the Iowa Department of Education to produce proposed anti-bullying legislation, House Study Bill 196. This legislation is being introduced by Rep. Ron Jorgensen, R-Sioux City, who chairs the House Education Committee. Read more »