Iowa Department of Education Director Jason Glass today announced a meeting of the Task Force on Teacher Leadership and Compensation on Friday, Sept. 28, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
The meeting will take place in Forrest Spaulding Conference Room 310 of the Ola Babcock Miller Building, 1112 E. Grand Ave., in Des Moines. Some task force members will participate via conference call. Members of the public may attend the meeting in person or dial in at the following number: 1-866-685-1580 (Conference code: 5152817144#).
Glass established the task force in February to help the state move forward strategically in the areas of teacher leadership roles and compensation issues. It is a component of the education reform recommendations introduced by Gov. Terry Branstad and Lt. Gov. Kim Reynolds in January, as well as Senate File 2284, the education package adopted by the Iowa Legislature this spring.
Friday’s agenda is as follows:
10 a.m. - Review of Recommendations
Noon - Lunch
12:30 p.m. - Introduction, Conclusion, Next Steps and Tabled Items from Morning Session
2 p.m. - Adjourn