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The Delta Kappa Gamma Society International




The Mission of The Delta Kappa Gamma Society International is to provide professional
and personal growth for women educators and excellence in education.

Leading women educators impacting education worldwide.

Purposes of the Delta Kappa Gamma Society International

International Web Site

Upsilon State Wiki      Wiki Instructions

Upsilon State Bylaws  

Upsilon State Standing Rules

Upsilon State Strategic Action Plan Review 2014

State Officers & Related Personnel

State Committee Chairs & Related Personnel

Area Coordinators

Important Dates

Chapter E-mail Contacts 

Upsilon State News Bulletins

Upsilon State President's Letters

Forms (applications, reports, etc.)


Links to Chapter Web Sites 

Developing a Chapter Web Site

U.S. Forum Web Site

Legislative Information & Links

Professional Organizations 

Upsilon State History

Member Research Projects

Delta Kappa Gamma Educational Foundation





Upsilon State News

2013-2015 Theme:

Passion to Teach, Honoring Women Educators

Iowa Vision Statement: Iowa Delta Kappa Gamma members, teach, whether employed or retired; honor other women educators; support parents; and improve the literacy of young children.

Upsilon State News Bulletin

The spring 2015 Upsilon State News Bulletin can be found here.

Upsilon State Convention Information

Plan now to attend the Upsilon State Convention, June 12-14, at the West Des Moines Marriott Hotel-Jordan Creek Parkway!  Click here for registration form and convention flier.

Neva Barnhart Leadership Seminar

Iowa DKG members are invited to participate in a Leadership Seminar sponsored by Upsilon State.  If you'd like to enhance your leadership skills, develop confidence in working in organizations, communities and schools, and learn more about your personal leadership style, here's your chance.  The NBLS will be held June 14-16, 2015 in Urbandale.  Application deadline is March 15.  Application form  Brochure

Changes to 2014-2015 DKG International Directory

Click here for changes to the 2014-2015 International Directory.

Schools for Africa Project

Schools for Africa is a partnership among UNICEF, the Nelson Mandela Foundation, and the Hamburg Society that is helping more girls and boys get a quality education.  By providing funds to support this critical program, DKG is helping to secure a bright future for Africa's children.  The form to make a personal or chapter donation can be found here.

Communications from Our State President

President's Notes to Chapters can be found on the State Wiki.  Once you are at the Wiki site, click on the link to the item you wish to open.  Then click the blue "Download" tab.  Note: You do not need to login to the Wiki to do this.

Resources of Interest

Curriculum of Hope, a Standing Committee of Alpha Kappa State of The Delta Kappa Gamma Society International, shared their fall newsletter, Curriculum of Hope for a Peaceful World.   It contains many classroom ready resources.

Minutes and Proceedings of 2014 Fall Executive Board

Minutes and Proceedings of the Fall Executive Board meeting are available on the State Wiki.

Scholarship Application Forms

Application forms for Upsilon State Scholarships are available on the State Wiki.  Deadline to apply is April 15, 2015.

Information for Chapter Committee Chairmen

Be sure to check the Upsilon State Wiki page for information posted by your State Committee Chairman.

                                                    Northwest Region Newsletter    

Read the latest newsletters from our Northwest Regional Director for information about the Northwest Regional Conference in Regina.  January  (#4)   March (#5) hotel info (#6) 
tour info (#7)  April (#8)


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Last updated May 2015

Upsilon State Webmaster Karen Dole