• Grant award helps make virtual reality a reality

    Prairie Lakes AEA was recently awarded the Create with VR grant from Unity and Meta Immersive Learning! Virtual reality (VR) is a rapidly growing… Read More

  • Immerse your students in career options with CareerLabs VR

    Want to immerse your 7th-12th grade students into careers, but not sure where to start? Prairie Lakes Area Education Agency has a solution for you:… Read More

  • Learn Best Practice in Suicide Risk Assessment Procedures

    These workshops are designed for K-12 school counselors, administrators, school psychologists, social workers, school-based interventionists, nurses or anyone who would be involved in suicide assessment. Read More

  • Youth Mental Health First Aid Regional Training Schedule

  • 2022-23 Nonviolent Crisis Intervention/CPI Training Dates

  • Engaging Students in the Investigative Practices Book Study

    In the first of this three-course series focused on the Science and Engineering Practices of the Iowa Core Science Standards (NGSS), participants will explore… Read More

  • MS/HS Science Educators: Intro to OpenSciEd Instructional Frameworks Course

    Introduction to OpenSciEd Instructional Frameworks Course Audience: Middle School/ High School Science Educators  This course is beneficial for… Read More

  • Paraeducators & Substitutes: this renewal course is for you!

    We’re  offering a one-hour renewal course designed for certified paraeducators and substitute teachers to create differentiated learning opportunities based on  choice. Read More

  • Tuition for ESL endorsement courses funded through PLAEA/Drake partnership

    A new partnership with Drake University is focused on empowering teachers to more effectively serve English learners. Beginning this summer, Drake will offer… Read More

  • Take tuition-free computer science courses

    Teachers have an opportunity to continue to enhance their computer science teaching skills thanks to a grant awarded recently by Gov. Kim Reynolds. This is… Read More