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Child Development Coordinating Council (CDCC)


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The Child Development Coordinating Council (CDCC) advises and assists the Department of Education regarding the administration and implementation of two state funded at risk programs for children ages birth to five: the Shared Visions Parent Support Program and the Shared Visions Preschool Program. The CDCC conducts meetings at a minimum of four times annually. Council meetings are open to the public.

2019-2020 Child Development Coordinating Council Membership List

The CDCC advocates for comprehensive child development and family support programs for at-risk children and families. CDCC ensures the development, delivery, and promotion of quality, family-centered, comprehensive early childhood services through the following:

  • All preschool programs meeting National Association for the Education of Young Children Accreditation requirements
  • The establishment of parent support programs to enhance the skills of parents in providing for the learning and development of their children
  • Cost-effective child development services for at-risk 3- and 4-year-old children
  • Comprehensive services such as child care, transportation, family support and education, developmental screen, and referral to health professionals
  • Equity of access to these services for all Iowa's children and their families

CDCC Policies

CDCC Policy Regarding Child Assessment and Student Identifier Numbers

Meeting Dates, Agendas, and Minutes

July 8, 2020

April 29, 2020

February 26, 2020

January 8, 2020

November 8, 2019

September 10, 2019

July 10, 2019

May 9, 2019

April 10, 2019

February 13, 2019

November 28, 2018

September 12, 2018

July 18, 2018

April 11, 2018

February 14, 2018

November 15, 2017

September 13, 2017

July 19, 2017

April 12, 2017

February 15, 2017


Printed from the Iowa Department of Education website on May 27, 2020 at 10:10am.