Prairie Lakes Area Education Agency

Educator Connection: 9.19.17

The PLAEA Educator Connection, a weekly communication designed to collect all PLAEA events, opportunities and news in one email. Sending this information in one email reduces the amount of email traffic from Prairie Lakes AEA. It will also permanently reside on the PLAEA website under Leadership>Educator Connection. We have automatically...
All PLAEA School Counselors are invited to a day of learning on Sept. 25. The morning Ed-Camp sessions will allow you to express your ideas and convey to us how we can meet your needs! The afternoon is a great opportunity to personally hear David Ford speak on the National...
The state of Iowa has accepted an invitation to participate in the U.S. Senate Youth Program (USSYP), sponsored by the William Randolph Hearst Foundation. The program is designed to give young Americans a working knowledge of American political life. Each year two Iowa students have the opportunity to spend a...
Are you experiencing the moments when light bulbs are going off and concepts that once seemed too abstract to get your head around are making more sense? And then you read an article or listen to a presentation that puts you back into the state of learning and meaning making...
A new name, a new look, and the same great services and products for Iowa educators and students. On Oct. 1, 2017, AEA PD Online will transition to the new name: AEA Learning Online. This new name better reflects all of the products and services provided to Iowa educators and...
Early Bird Registration is underway for the Iowa Culture & Language Conference set for Nov. 6-8 at Coralville Marriott Hotel & Conference Center. Please visit www.iowaclc.com for information.
The University of Iowa/Kirkwood Community College have developed some courses for in-service teachers at all grade levels who are interested in learning more about earth science concepts and in potentially obtaining an earth/space science endorsement. The University of Iowa/Kirkwood partnership has received grant funding to support this project so they...
The 230-member team at Prairie Lakes AEA includes two Early Childhood Consultants with responsibilities and expertise in early literacy. The essential responsibilities of Early Childhood Consultants are to support all school sites that have early childhood programs with the effective implementation of: Curriculum and effective instructional practices Iowa Quality Preschool...
© 2003-2019 Prairie Lakes Area Education Agency. All Rights Reserved.