Monthly Archives: January 2011

AEA 267 Annual Progress Report now available

Continuous improvement. Progress. Accountability. The AEA 267 Annual Progress Report is now available online for 2010-11. Learn more about how the agency is working in partnership with local educators to positively impact student achievement.

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Iowa students top national average on NAEP science tests

Iowa students in the fourth and eighth grades outperformed their peers on the National Assessment of Education Progress ( NAEP ) science test, according to a new report released by the U.S. Department of Education. Iowa was one of forty-seven … Continue reading

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Save, save, save! New products from the IEC for 2011

Check out the new Iowa Educators Consortium products and services for 2011.

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From “Common Core” to “Iowa Core” webcast now available

A webcast describing the process the Iowa Department of Education went through to integrate the National Common Core State Standards into the Iowa Core is now available. This is the first of a series of planned webcasts orienting teachers and … Continue reading

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The 3 E’s of AEA 267: Equity, Efficiency & Excellence

Iowa’s Area Education Agencies (AEAs) play a critical role in improving student achievement in Iowa…but have you ever wondered how? Equity Nearly 80% of AEA dollars go to provide services mandated by the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA). Staffing … Continue reading

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