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}}{{tnr}} The Iowa Department of Education was created by the [[Iowa State Legislature|35th General Assembly]] in 1913 and was originally called the Department of Public Instruction. The current name was adopted in 1986.<ref>[https://www.educateiowa.gov/about-iowa-department-education#History ''Iowa Department of Education,'' "About," accessed January 20, 2014]</ref>
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}}{{tnr}} '''The Iowa Department of Education''' oversees K-12 public education, nonpublic schools that receive state accreditation, area education agencies (AEAs), community colleges and teacher preparation programs in the state of [[Iowa]]. The department was created by the [[Iowa State Legislature|35th General Assembly]] in 1913 and was originally called the Department of Public Instruction. The current name was adopted in 1986.<ref name = about>[https://www.educateiowa.gov/about-iowa-department-education#History ''Iowa Department of Education,'' "About," accessed January 20, 2014]</ref>
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The Iowa Department of Education published a statement of agency purpose on its website:<ref name = about/>
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{{Quote|The Iowa Department of Education (DE) works with the Iowa State Board of Education (State Board) to provide support, supervision, and oversight for the state education system that includes public elementary and secondary schools, nonpublic schools that receive state accreditation, area education agencies (AEAs), community colleges, and teacher preparation programs.}}
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==Recent news==
 
==Recent news==

Revision as of 19:14, 20 January 2014

Iowa Department of Education
Agency Profile
Superintendent:Brad Buck
FY 2014 Budget:$2,849.0 million[1]
Employees:235
Year founded:1913
Website:Department Home Page
The Iowa Department of Education oversees K-12 public education, nonpublic schools that receive state accreditation, area education agencies (AEAs), community colleges and teacher preparation programs in the state of Iowa. The department was created by the 35th General Assembly in 1913 and was originally called the Department of Public Instruction. The current name was adopted in 1986.[2]

Structure

Mission

The Iowa Department of Education published a statement of agency purpose on its website:[2]

The Iowa Department of Education (DE) works with the Iowa State Board of Education (State Board) to provide support, supervision, and oversight for the state education system that includes public elementary and secondary schools, nonpublic schools that receive state accreditation, area education agencies (AEAs), community colleges, and teacher preparation programs.[3]


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References

  1. Iowa State Legislature, "SUMMARY OF FY2013 BUDGETAND DEPARTMENT REQUESTS," accessed January 20, 2014
  2. 2.0 2.1 Iowa Department of Education, "About," accessed January 20, 2014
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