The Urban Education Network of Iowa (UEN) is a
consortium of Iowa's eight largest school districts
and eleven Associate Member districts.
Combined, these nineteen districts enroll nearly
forty percent of Iowa's total public school
Although the UEN was formed to represent the unique
characteristics of Iowa's more urban districts, most
UEN initiatives also address issues related to all
of Iowa public schools.
Maintaining partnerships is vitally important to the
mission of the UEN as well as all Iowa public school
districts. These partnerships include, but are
not limited to: School Administrators of Iowa,
Iowa Association of School Boards, Iowa State
Education Association, Iowa PTA, and Child and
Family Policy Center. Nationally, the UEN
partners with the American Association of School
Administrators, National School Boards Association
and the Urban Superintendents Association of
You are invited to check out the UEN website that
includes information of interest, most of which can
be accessed by simply
clicking on the various links.