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Iowa Department of Education

  • Iowa Board of Educational Examiners

    Iowa Board of Educational Examiners

    Providing educational licensure for Iowa schools.

  • Iowa College Aid

    Iowa College Aid

    Support for Iowans as they explore, finance, and complete educational opportunities beyond high school to increase family and community success.

  • Iowa Governor's STEM Advisory Council

    Iowa Governor's STEM Advisory Council

    Inspiring young people to become innovative, enterprising contributors to our future workforce and communities.

  • Iowa Educational Services for the Blind & Visually Impaired

    Iowa Educational Services for the Blind & Visually Impaired

    Through contracts with AEAs, we are Iowa’s provider of educational services for children birth - 21 years old who are blind or visually impaired.

  • Iowa School for the Deaf

    Iowa School for the Deaf

    Through IEP referrals, we offer language-rich academic and social environments for Iowa’s school-aged students who are deaf or hard of hearing.

  • Executive Order 10

    Executive Order 10

    We are reviewing existing rule chapters and determining which rules will be repealed and retained, including opportunities for public review and input.

  • Iowa School Performance Profiles

    Iowa School Performance Profiles

    Online tool shows how public schools perform on federal and state requirements. 

  • Iowa Student Outcomes

    Iowa Student Outcomes

    A comprehensive, interactive website housing education-related data serves as a useful resource for decision-makers.

  • Postsecondary Readiness Reports

    Postsecondary Readiness Reports

    Reports include enrollment in colleges and universities, remedial course-taking rates, and postsecondary retention and completion rates.

Meetings and Events

Education Savings Accounts

The Students First Act establishes a framework and funding for education savings accounts which may be used by eligible families to cover tuition, fees, and other qualified education expenses at accredited private schools in Iowa. 

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Governor's School Safety Initiative

Learn more about the Governor's School Safety Initiative and the $100 million investment in school safety resources and support for Iowa schools, including the new Safe+Sound Iowa anonymous reporting app.

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