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IOSS​ Constitution and Bylaws

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IDEA/IOSS Executive Board Minutes​

IOSS Meeting Minutes 11-17-20

IOSS Meeting Minutes 10-27-20​

IOSS Conference Membership Meeting Minutes 10-8-20

IOSS Meeting Minutes 10-2-20​

IOSS Meeting Minutes 9-30-20​

IOSS Meeting Minutes 9-25-20

IOSS Meeting Minutes 9-11-20​

IOSS Meeting Minutes 8-28-20​​

IOSS Meeting Minutes 8-13-20​
​IOSS Meeting Minutes 7-30-20

IOSS Meeting Minutes 7-16-20

IOSS Meeting Minutes 6-11-20

IDEA Meeting Minutes 2-12-20.pdf

IDEA Meeting Minutes 11-18-19.pdf

IDEA Meeting Minutes 10-24-19.pdf

IDEA Conference Meeting Minutes 9-20-19.pdf

Fall 2020 Conference Documents

2020 Annual Report of Developmental Education in Iowa Community Colleges​

OER: Not Only Benefits to Students but Also Benefits to Institutions​, Mike Cagley

Fall 2018 Conference Documents

Creating a Culture That Engages Students keynote, Annette Cook

Creating a Culture That Engages Students concurrent session, Annette Cook

Examination Examination: Does Accuplacer Predict Anything?! Marshall Stuart

Implementing Change: Best Practices, Bea Houston

Reading Between the Lines video, Sherry Horan

2018 Annual Report of Developmental Education in Iowa Community Colleges Summary

Developmental Education Working Group and Final Recommendations

Links to Iowa Department of Education Documents

        High School Transitions Report

        Department of Education Working Group Report with Recommendations

        2018 Annual Report on Developmental Education

Fall 2014 Conference Documents​

You're Future's So Bright, You Gotta Wear Shades keynote, Brenda Clark n

Fall 2013 Conference Documents

Enrich Program Evaluation with Student Learning Outcomes Assessment keynote, Dr. Karen Agee

Enrich Program Evaluation with Student Learning Outcomes Assessment keynote handout

CAS Standards for Learning Assistance Programs 2012

CAS Learning and Developmental Outcomes

Fall 2012 Conference Documents

Thinking Like a Disruptive Innovator keynote, Dr. Martha Casazza

Fall 2011 Conference Documents

Thanks to the presenters who graciously agreed to post their handouts and PowerPoints for IDEA members.

Academic Coaching Dr. Susan Rhoades and Jill Kramer, Iowa State University
Academic Coaching Survey and Registration Form, Rhoades and Kramer
Developmental Education National Scene Dr. Hunter Boylan, National Center for Developmental Education
Strengthening Connections Academic Support Services Dr. Barbara Bonham, National Center for Developmental Education

Iowa Department of Education

Special Report on Developmental Education January 2012


Free educational websites. Check this list collected at our 2009 conference.

Member Websites

Browse these links supplied by our members to get ideas for formatting your own learning center or developmental studies program website. You may also discover useful contents in the form of handouts, quizzes, and instructional programs.

  • Des Moines Area Community College Academic Achievement Centers
    • Ankeny
    • Boone
    • Carroll
    • Newton
    • Urban
    • West

Professional Development

National Organization for Student Success (formerly National Association for Developmental Education)

College Reading and Learning Association

National Center for Developmental Education

Learning Support Centers in Higher Education