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The Iowa Director of Education is a state executive position in the Iowa state government.

The director is responsible for providing leadership for the Department of Education. The director also serves as the executive officer of the State Board of Education.

The current officeholder is Jason Glass.

Appointments

The director is appointed by the Governor for a four-year term and is subject to confirmation by the Iowa State Senate.

Duties

The vision and mission statements of the Department of Education are as follows:[1] Vision: Iowa students will become productive citizens in a democratic society, and successful participants in a global community.
Mission: Champion excellence for all Iowa students through leadership and service.

Divisions

The Department of Education is divided into three main units:

  • Community Colleges
  • PK-12 Education
  • School Support & Information

See also

External links

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