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Education Bill Tracking

The Education Bill Tracking webpage provides regular updates during the Iowa legislative session on bills related to education in Iowa. Information about new bills, including names, numbers, and sponsors are provided.

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Legislative Reports

This section includes Iowa Department of Education reports required by Iowa Code and other education reports of interest

2021

Charter and Innovation Zone Schools in Iowa Legislative Report

Condition of Education 2020 Annual Report

Iowa Dyslexia Board Legislative Report 2020

School District COVID-19 Impact for Budget Year 2019-2020

2020

Adult Education and Literacy Annual Report

Anti-bullying Programming and Projected Expenditures Legislative Report

Charter and Innovation Zone Schools in Iowa Legislative Report 

Child Development Coordinating Council Annual Report

Closing the Achievement Gaps Legislative Report

Commission on Educator Leadership and Compensation

Community College Additional Information FY2019 Annual Report

Condition of Education 2019 Annual Report

Early ACCESS Legislative Report

Enrich Iowa Report Fiscal Year 2019

Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Report

Gap Tuition Assistance Program FY2019

High-Need Schools Legislative Report

Iowa Autism Council Legislative Report 2020 Priorities

Iowa Community Colleges 260G ACE Infrastructure Funding FY2019

Iowa Department of Education Infrastructure Report

Iowa Dyslexia Task Force Report

Iowa Interstate Compact Commission for Military Children Academic Year 2019-2020

Iowa Reading Research Center Legislative Report

Iowa Vocational Rehabilitation Legislative Report

Iowa Work-Based Learning Intermediary Network FY2019

Pathways for Academic Career and Employment (PACE)

School Association Reporting FY2019

Secure an Advanced Vision for Education (SAVE) Annual Report

Senior Year Plus STEM

Special Education Federal Reports

Virtual Schools in Iowa Annual Report

Workforce Training and Economic Development Fund Annual Progress Report 2019

2019

Adult Education and Literacy in Iowa Fiscal Year 2018 Annual Report

Anti-bullying Programming and Projected Expenditures Legislative Report

Charter and Innovation Zone Schools in Iowa Legislative Report

Child Development Coordinating Council Annual Report

Closing Achievement Gaps Legislative Report

Commission on Educator Leadership and Compensation Annual Report

Community College Additional Information FY2018 Annual Report

Early ACCESS Legislative Report

Early Childhood Assessment Legislative Report

Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Report

Gap Tuition Assistance Program

High-Need Schools Legislative Report

Iowa Autism Council 2019 Priorities

Iowa Community Colleges 260G ACE Infrastructure Funding Fiscal Year 2018

Iowa Department of Education Infrastructure Report 2018

Iowa Interstate Compact Commission for Military Children

Iowa Reading Research Legislative Report

Iowa Vocational Rehabilitation Legislative Report

Iowa Work-Based Learning Intermediary Network Legislative Report FY2018

Pathways for Academic Career and Employment (PACE)

School Association Reporting FY2018

Secure an Advanced Vision for Education (SAVE) Annual Report FY2018

Senior Year Plus STEM

Special Education Federal Reports

Student Health Screening Work Group

The Annual Condition of Education Report: 2018

The Annual Condition of Iowa's Community Colleges Report: 2018

Virtual School in Iowa Annual Report

Workforce Training and Economic Development Fund Annual Progress Report 2018

Archive Legislative Reports

Guidance and Updates on Legislation

Official guidance or update letters from the DE regarding education legislation. Each guidance or update letter provides further detail about requirements of specific state or federal legislation.

2020

2020 Legislative Session Summary of Changes Affecting Schools

Safe Classroom Learning Environments Guidance (Senate File 2260) - Provides a comprehensive approach to create a safe learning space for students and teachers. The legislation offers competitive grants and reimbursement for therapeutic classrooms. School requirements include annual reporting of incidents of assault and violence and limitations on the use of classroom clears.

School Behavioral Health Screening and Telehealth Guidance (Senate File 2261) - Expands the opportunities for students to access behavioral health services with a licensed professional mental health provider in a school setting via telehealth, with parent or guardian consent, and allows for school districts, accredited non-public schools, and Area Education Agencies (AEAs) to contract licensed mental health providers to conduct in-person, universal behavioral health screenings with parent or guardian permission.

2019

2019-06-04 Letter to the Field - 2019 Legislative Session - Summary of Changes Affecting Schools

Archive Guidance and Updates on Legislation

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