Iowa - Educator Performance Evaluation: Educator Evaluation Authority

Area: 
Educator Evaluation Authority
Policy Type: 
Statute
Year Adopted: 
2015
Summary: 

The State Board of Education has authority over educator assessments.

Body: 

The State Board of Education is required to adopt standards and assessments to evaluate educators. Local boards of education and bargaining units may alter the standards and evaluations as determined to be reasonable. The legislature may delegate responsibilities to the State Board of Education in accordance to the powers and duties of the State Board.

Adopting Authority: 
State Board of Education
Implementing Authority: 
State Department of Education
Last Verified by NASBE: 
05/04/2016