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Wednesday, October 16, 2019
Joel Pedersen is the 2019-20 Superintendent of the Year »
Joel Pedersen, superintendent of the Cardinal Community School District, has been named the 2019-20 Iowa Superintendent of...
Monday, September 23, 2019
New Standards for Iowa School Leaders Anticipated in July 2020 »
SAI with support from the Iowa Department of Education will continue to convene a representative group of stakeholders dur...
Thursday, September 12, 2019
SAI Annual Meeting reviews association goals »
The Annual Meeting of the association was held in conjunction with the initial  Executive Committee  and&nbs...
Thursday, September 12, 2019
Tom Lane recognized as a Friend of the Association »
Tom Lane, an advocate for Iowa's AEAs, was presented with the Friend of the Association award September 11 at the School A...
Thursday, May 16, 2019
Mentoring Matters: Get new administrators off to a great start for 2019-20 »
Your district is required by  § chapter 284A.5  to have a mentoring and induction plan for begi...
Monday, April 8, 2019
Johnson STEAM Academy Leader is Iowa's Elementary Principal of the Year »
Candace Lynch, principal of Johnson STEAM Academy in Cedar Rapids, has been named the 2019 Iowa Elementary Principal of th...
Wednesday, March 6, 2019
Iowa Middle Level Principal of the Year is from Council Bluffs »
Kerry Newman, principal of Kirn Middle School in Council Bluffs, has been named the 2019 Iowa Middle Level Principal of th...
Thursday, February 28, 2019
Clear Creek Amana Administrator is Iowa Secondary Principal of the Year »
Mark Moody, Clear Creek Amana High School principal, has been named the 2019 Iowa Secondary Principal of the Year by Schoo...
Thursday, February 7, 2019
Principal coaching for 2019-20 available through Administrator Support Program 1.0 and 2.0 »
Principals: take your leadership to the next level with this comprehensive, year-long professional development program. It...
Thursday, January 3, 2019
Serve others by taking care of yourself »
The new year may have prompted you to reflect on changes you wish to make in 2019. If any of those changes include m...
Tuesday, December 18, 2018
SAI representatives meet with House and Senate Education Committee chairs »
House Education Committee chair  Cecil Dolecheck   and Senate Education Committee chair  Amy Sinclair...
Monday, November 19, 2018
2019 Legislative Priorities approved by Rep Council »
Supplemental State Aid Due to low levels of funding growth, averaging less than 1.7 percent per year over the past eig...
Thursday, November 1, 2018
Cedar Rapids Washington's Valerie Nyberg is Assistant Secondary Principal of the Year »
Valerie Nyberg, associate principal at Cedar Rapids Washington High School, is the 2018-19 Iowa Assistant Secondary Princi...
Friday, September 28, 2018
Susie Meade of Winterset is Iowa's Superintendent of the Year »
Susie Meade, superintendent of the Winterset Community School District, has been named the 2018-19 Iowa Superintendent of...
Tuesday, September 18, 2018
Find your leadership-life fit »
CatchLife 3.0 is a 16-week program, running from Feb. 2-May 2, 2019. It’s designed to improve administrators’ health and w...
Tuesday, June 26, 2018
Mentoring Matters: Get new administrators off to a great start for 2018-19 »
Iowa school districts are required by  § chapter 284A.5  to have a mentoring and induction plan for begin...
Friday, May 4, 2018
Fort Dodge Educator Receives Recognition for Leadership »
Stacey Cole, director of education services for the Fort Dodge Community School District, has been named Iowa’s 2018 Centr...
Wednesday, April 18, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Gayle Allensworth of Red Oak is Iowa Elementary Principal of the Year »
Gayle Allensworth, principal of Inman Primary and Washington Intermediate schools in the Red Oak Community School District...
Wednesday, April 18, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Forest City Superintendent Wins Arts Advocacy Award »
Darwin Lehmann, Forest City Community School District superintendent, is the 2018 Iowa Fine Arts Administrator of the Year...
Wednesday, April 18, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Ryan Dumkrieger from Sioux City selected Secondary Principal of the Year »
Ryan Dumkrieger, Sioux City North High School principal, has been named the 2018 Iowa Secondary Principal of the Year by S...
Wednesday, April 18, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Carlisle's Cory Allison is Assistant Elementary Principal of the Year »
Cory Allison of Carlisle Elementary School is the recipient of the 2018 Iowa Assistant Elementary Principal of the Year aw...
Wednesday, April 18, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Terry Hogenson of Muscatine is the 2018 Middle Level Principal of the Year »
Terry Hogenson, principal of Central Middle School in Muscatine, has been named the 2018 Iowa Middle Level Principal of th...
Thursday, November 9, 2017
SAI identifies legislative priorities for 2018 »
SAI’s Representative Council has approved the association's priorities for the 2018 legislative session, which begins Janu...
Wednesday, November 1, 2017
Brian Howes is Assistant Secondary Principal of the Year »
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Wednesday, October 18, 2017
Governor Reynolds proclaims October as Principals Month in Iowa »
In celebration of Principals Month, Gov. Kim Reynolds has issued this proclamation for Iowa's school leaders: WHEREAS,...
Wednesday, October 4, 2017
Greg Ebeling selected as Iowa Superintendent of the Year »
Greg Ebeling , superintendent of the Pella Community School District, has been named the 2017-18 Iowa Superintendent of th...
Thursday, May 25, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Mentoring Matters: Get new administrators off to a great start for 2017-18 »
Iowa school districts are required by  § chapter 284A.5  to have a mentoring and induction plan for beginni...
Wednesday, April 26, 2017
Two Members Elected to SAI Executive Committee »
                              Rick...
Tuesday, April 18, 2017
Iowa's Central Office Administrator of the Year is from Solon »
Matt Townsley, director of instruction and technology for the Solon Community School District, has been named the 2017 Iow...
Tuesday, April 18, 2017
SAI Names Assistant Elementary Principal of the Year »
Angela Holcomb of Perry Creek Elementary School in Sioux City is the recipient of the 2017 Iowa Assistant Elementary Princ...
Monday, April 10, 2017
Thursday, March 30, 2017
Sheldon Principal Selected for State Award »
Cindy Barwick, principal of Sheldon Middle School, has been named the 2017 Iowa Middle Level Principal of the Year by the...
Friday, March 24, 2017
Jim Murray of Vinton-Shellsburg is the 2017 Elementary Principal of the Year »
Jim Murray, principal of Tilford Elementary School in the Vinton-Shellsburg Community School District, has been named the...
Thursday, March 16, 2017   (1 Comment - view/add)
Williamsburg Leader is Iowa Secondary Principal of the Year »
Lynell O’Connor, principal of Williamsburg Junior-Senior High School, has been named the 2017 Iowa Secondary Principal of...
Wednesday, February 22, 2017
Save the date for the 4th Annual Leveraging Teacher Leadership Institute »
Thursday, July 13 - 8:15 a.m. to 4:15 p.m. Community Choice Credit Union Convention Center, Des Moines This year's i...