Dr. Lindsay Grow Serves on Iowa Statewide Literacy Leadership Team

September 10, 2019

Lindsay P. Grow, Ed.D., Associate Professor for Education and Education Department Chair at Grand View, has been invited to participate on the Iowa Statewide Literacy Leadership Team.

Iowa's Statewide Literacy Leadership Team is made up of English Language Arts (ELA)/Literacy educators representing AEA literacy consultants, K-12 teachers, teacher leaders, administrators, and college and university specialists in ELA/literacy teacher preparation. 

The Statewide Literacy Leadership Team serves several purposes with the vision to provide leadership for implementation of Iowa's Academic Standards in ELA/Literacy. The team meets four times a year and focuses on the following:

  • facilitate communication and collaboration with the field;
  • provide professional learning for the members to build capacity;
  • identify and/or create resources to help the field implement standards; and,
  • provide a vehicle for dissemination of identified resources.