Iowa Director of Education

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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.

Current officeholder

The current officeholder is Jason Glass.[1]


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


The vision and mission statements of the Department of Education are as follows:[2] 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.


The Department of Education is divided into three main units:

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

See also

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