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Teaching through Tasks and Technology course now open

Teaching through Tasks and Technology course now open

Please take note of an upcoming learning opportunity for you and your teachers called AIW – Teaching through Tasks and Technology.  This newly-developed course is being offered for one license renewal credit. This course is a blended learning experience,...

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Taking the Road Less Traveled conferences

Taking the Road Less Traveled conferences

Registration is now open for Taking the Road Less Traveled Conferences (TRLT) hosted by The Program for Women in Science and Engineering at Iowa State University. TRLT is a one-day STEM career conference for middle school and...

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Update on home school testing dates

Update on home school testing dates

Below are the 2019 dates for Iowa Statewide Assessment of Student Progress (formerly the Iowa Assessments) for homeschool students: Cedar Falls AEA Office – March 25, 2019: 8:00-1:00 Clear Lake AEA Office – March 25, 2019: 8:00-1:00 Marshalltown...

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Postsecondary readiness data now available

Postsecondary readiness data now available

The creators of Iowa AEA PREP, a collaborative between Iowa’s AEAs and the Iowa Department of Education, recently released a new tool designed to help educators better understand how prepared Iowa high school graduates are for success in postsecondary...

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November 7, 2018, Superintendents’ Meeting

November 7, 2018, Superintendents’ Meeting

The Superintendents’ Meeting will be held on Wednesday, November 7, 2018, with social time at 8:30 a.m. Dr. Shannon Suldo will be presenting on Positive Psychology Interventions in Schools from 9-12 with the business meeting and lunch...

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Updates to Britannica School Online

Updates to Britannica School Online

Britannica is making their research product more efficient to use with the addition of new tools for your research needs. The screenshot below shows how easy it is to add content from Britannica to your Google Drive...

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Crosscutting Concepts – The “Lost” dimension

Crosscutting Concepts – The “Lost” dimension

Teachers are aware that the new science standards are three-dimensional in nature.  Each standard is made up of a disciplinary core idea, a science and engineering practice, and a crosscutting concept. The disciplinary core idea (DCI) is...

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Seeking pilot schools for Deep Learning with Michael Fullan

Seeking pilot schools for Deep Learning with Michael Fullan

Join your colleagues for an overview of Global Network for Deep Learning with Michael Fullan, Director of New Pedagogies for Deep Learning, Joanne Quinn, Director for Deep Pedagogies for Deep Learning, and Mag Gardner, Global Network Regional Coach.  This...

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