AEA 9 IAS Science Representative
21799 282nd Avenue
Le Claire, IA 52753
Iowa DE Science Consultant
Iowa Department of Education
Des Moines, IA 50319
Brief description of program:
The Science program provides support to districts/schools to improve student science performance. Professional development and consultation is provided to educators to meet district/school science curriculum development, implementation, and/or evaluation needs as well as the alignment of effective instruction and appropriate assessment. The Science program provides consultations and workshops on scientifically-based instructional strategies and interventions to improve student learning.
Increase the percentage of low socioeconomic, individualized education programs, and minority students achieving science proficiency in grades 5, 8, and 11.
State and National Science Organizations:
Scientifically research-based instructional strategies in science: