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Sensory Paths, Vinyl, Mats & More!

Sensory paths have become an awesome option to help kids stay focused at school. Sensory paths have a wide variety of physical elements for kids to try and often include some learning concepts like counting or the alphabet. They're colorful and engaging and tough enough to stand up to lots of jumping feet. Check out the colorful options available through Prairie Lakes AEA Creative Services.

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  • Child & Youth Mental Health First Aid trainings

  • Dealing with this much uncertainty & moving from overwhelm to manageable

  • Call for Presenters – Inclusive Classroom Virtual Conference

How we help educators, students & families

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    Keep students on track

    Focused on educational equity for all Iowa children with emphasis on those with diverse learning needs

  • 2

    Our supportive staff

    Committed to being caring partners that deliver accountable services

  • 3

    Enhance the classroom

    Professional tools and learning experiences to support the implementation of evidence-based curriculum, instruction, and assessment

  • 4

    Bursting with bright ideas

    From printing instructional materials for the classroom to designing and producing sophisticated visuals to help brand your school district

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    Partner with community organizations

    Work alongside health care and non-profit groups so that children who are experiencing delays can be evaluated by therapists and other specialists

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What we’re proud of

231 Team Members

Committed to being caring partners who deliver accountable services

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Public school districts & accredited, nonpublic schools

31,687

Total enrollment in our K-12 schools

4,393

Number of students with an Individualized Education Program (IEP) both weighted and non-weighted. We are also serving over 170 families to assist children from birth to age 3.

“She’s more than just a speech therapist.
She has given our child a voice.”