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CRAEA Connecting the Dots: June 15 & 16, 2020

CRAEA Connecting the Dots: June 15 & 16, 2020

In schools where the achievement gap is being closed, what roles, structures, supports, policies and mindsets allow for that?  It’s time that we connect the dots between School Improvement, Teacher Leadership, and teams to complete the picture...

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A Closer Look at Assessment in Science

A Closer Look at Assessment in Science

In a commencement address at Western New England University in 2012, astrophysicist Neil deGrasse Tyson provided this parable…students are asked to give the correct spelling of the word “cat.”  One student spells it correctly as “C-A-T”. The...

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Preschool program grant opportunity

Preschool program grant opportunity

The Shared Visions Preschool Program Grant is an upcoming grant opportunity that, if awarded, can provide funding for programs that serve children ages 3-5 who are considered at risk per: 281–Iowa Administrative Code 64.  The new Shared...

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October Superintendent Meeting materials

October Superintendent Meeting materials

October’s Superintendents’ Meeting will be held on Wednesday, October 2 in the Central Rivers AEA Conference Center. Dr. Clayton Cook will be presenting to the superintendents on Nurturing & Responsive Environments that Promote Social & Emotional Well-Being...

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Reading Recovery:  CRAEA Site Report 2018-2019

Reading Recovery: CRAEA Site Report 2018-2019

Reading Recovery® is a short-term intervention that was developed by New Zealand educator Dr. Marie M. Clay.  This intervention is designed for students who have the lowest achievement in literacy learning in the first grade. Students meet...

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