• Family engagement & more featured in our Early Childhood News

    The February 2023 issue of the PLAEA Early Childhood News features: 1) Family Engagement ideas from Fort Dodge Early Childhood Center 2)… Read More

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    Colleagues, Connections, Collaboration, Variety are Key for Claire King

    When Claire King was deciding what profession she wanted to pursue, she knew she wanted to help people, both young and old.  As… Read More

  • Regional Physics Competition set for March 7

    Prairie Lakes AEA and Iowa Central Community College host a Regional Physics Competition on March 7. The competition will be held at Iowa Central… Read More

  • Interested learning more about LETRS?

    Are you interested in engaging your K-8 teachers in learning more about the Science of Reading and what that means for how you… Read More

  • Registration deadline is Feb. 8 for paraeducator courses

    Paraeducator Courses I, II, and III will begin on Feb. 18. The registration deadline is Feb. 8. Click here for more information… Read More

  • OpenSciEd Elementary School Field Test Opportunity for Iowa Teachers

    OpenSciEd is extending its work to the elementary level.  This project will be focused on the development and implementation of high-quality, standards-aligned instructional materials… Read More

  • Proposed 2023-24 PLAEA Budget

    The 2023-24 proposed budget for Prairie Lakes AEA can be found here.   Prairie Lakes AEA Proposed Budget Hearing Open to the Public… Read More

  • January 10th Virtual Speaker Series focuses on 4+SAVE & Job Corps

    Each month, Prairie Lakes AEA and Iowa Iowa Vocational Rehabilitation Services will host virtual speaker series that focuses a wide variety of topics from FAFSA… Read More

  • FOCUS Conference

    If the cold temps and high winds have had you feeling the winter blues … think ahead to warmer… Read More

  • Webinars for New Resources

    Join us for some upcoming webinars to learn more about two of our new digital resources: Power Knowledge Science and Core Concepts Science!… Read More