ICIA: Indiana Curriculum and Instruction Association

The Indiana Curriculum and Instruction Association (ICIA) is a professional organization composed of educators interested in:

  • curriculum and instruction best practices
  • IDOE initiatives
  • the latest research efforts
  • networking with other professionals in similar positions

ICIA meets monthly from September – April at the Central Indiana Educational Service Center in-person and virtually. Each monthly topic is selected based on Indiana educational trends, research movements and interest. We encourage engagement from any educator interested in curriculum and instruction trends in Indiana.

Save the Date

ICIA meets the first Friday of each month, August 2022 – April 2023.
9:30 – 11:00 AM EDT
via Zoom

9:30 a.m. – Welcome and Updates

9:40 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. – Presentation, Collaboration, Networking

Time: 9:30 – 11:00 a.m.
Virtual via ZOOM
Fall Dates: August 12th, September 2nd, October 7th, November 4th

For questions, contact Elizabeth Johnson by email or call 317-759-5554.

ICIA Fall 2022 Line-Up

August 12th, 2022 Program Review, Curriculum Implementation Zoom Only
September 2nd, 2022 Reading
Facilitated by: Jen Townsend, Lisa Gardner
Zoom Only
October 7th, 2022 Math
Facilitated by: Mackenzie Cox, DOE STEM Representative
Zoom Only
November 4th, 2022 PLC, Inquiry Based Cycles
Facilitated by: Katie Estes, Miles Hercamp (Southern Hancock CSC)
Zoom Only

ICIA Leadership Team for 2022-2023


Dr. Lori Katz, Greenfield-Central Schools | Director of Secondary Education


Nasreen McDowell, MSD of Washington Township | Secondary Curriculum Coordinator

Vice President

Elizabeth Flath, Rush County Schools | K – 12 Curriculum Coordinator


Lynn Werckenthien, Sheridan Community Schools | Curriculum Director


Krista Primrose, PhD, Purdue University | Director of Curriculum and Instruction

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