Interesting Facts: Iowa
Sixty-six percent of child care directors in Iowa have a bachelor’s degree or higher. (Building Iowa’s Child Care Workforce for the 21st Century, 2010)
Aim4Excellence™ and National Administrator Credential (NAC) are the only approved administrator credentials for the QRIS.
There are 682 elementary principals, 710 child care directors, and 3,703 family child care providers in Iowa.