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Grant Wood AEA News

 

2016

 

December

 

12/14/2016

The Agency closes for winter break on Friday, Dec. 23 at 3 p.m. and will reopen on
Tuesday, Jan. 3 at 7:30 a.m.

12/9/2016

2016-2017 Seminar Series, Jan. 4, with Dr. Anthony Muhammad

12/8/2016

Visit GWAEA Professional Development for courses and workshops

   

November

 

11/22/2016

Grant Wood AEA will close on Wednesday, Nov. 23, at 3 p.m. and reopen Monday,
Nov. 28, at 7:30 a.m. in observance of Thanksgiving.

11/15/2016

Positive Interventions and Effective Strategies to Manage Behavior for Parents and Caregivers of Children Birth to Five with Dr. Laura Riffel

   

October

 

10/28/2016

Coaches Working Together Using Strengths-Based Coaching with Pete Hall and Alisa Simeral

10/10/2016

Visit GWAEA Professional Development for courses and workshops

10/7/2016

Visible Learning Foundations featuring Dr. John Hattie and Steve Ventura, Oct. 10, 2016

   

September

 

9/30/2016

Notice to Bidders - 33rd Ave Phase II Renovation

9/30/2016

Welcome to today's Grant Wood AEA PD: Visible Learning for Literacy with Doug Fisher, Heather Anderson, Aida Allen.

9/28/2016

Jed Baker, Ph.D. presenting "Overcoming Anxiety and Frustration in Children and Teens" today at Grant Wood AEA.

9/27/2016

Prioritizing Standards with Sarah Schuhl.

9/20/2016

Learning Nicole Dimich Vagle during Writing Quality Assessments with Student Feedback.

9/20/2016

Meet Sasha and hear how our PTs are helping her take steps forward @Marion_ISD.

9/15/2016

The Grant Wood AEA Media Center introduces its new SUPER SEARCH feature.

9/13/2016

Functioning as a High Performing Leadership Team with Steve Ventura at Grant Wood AEA.

9/12/2016

Functioning as a High Performing Leadership Team: Focusing on Student Achievement today with @smventura.

9/9/2016

The SMART (Communication) Partner Strategy Workshop today at Grant Wood AEA.

   

August

 

   

July

 

7/15/2016

From Words to Works: Developing Writing Skills in Elem., MS Students w/William Van Cleave, Oct. 11 & 12

7/14/2016

Overcoming Anxiety and Frustration in Children and Teens, Sept. 28 w/Jed Baker, Ph.D.

7/8/2016

Join our team! Visit GWAEA Job Openings

   

June

 

6/20/2016

Grant Wood AEA’s College for Kids kicks off annual summer learning

Sessions are scheduled for June 20-July 1 and July 11-22, 2016

6/12/2016

GWAEA Summer Hours, June 13-Aug. 12, 2016, 7:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

6/12/2016

Principals and Instructional Coaches Working Together Using Strengths-Based Coaching to Build Teacher Capacity in a TLC Framework with Pete Hall and Alisa Simeral

   

May

 

5/31/2016

Principals and Instructional Coaches Working Together Using Strengths-Based Coaching to Build Teacher Capacity in a TLC Framework with Pete Hall and Alisa Simeral

5/27/2016

GWAEA will be close on Monday, May 30, 2016, in observance of Memorial Day.

5/27/2016

Iowa’s Area Education Agencies in partnership with the Iowa Department of Education have created Iowa Dyslexia Resources, a website designed to help families and educators learn more about dyslexia.

5/25/2016

Join our team! GWAEA Job Openings

5/24/2016

Register now for the 2016 iPad U: Slide to Unlock Learning

   

April

 

4/11/2016

Join our team! GWAEA Job Openings

4/19/2016

Register now for the 2016 iPad U: Slide to Unlock Learning

   

March

 

3/25/2016

GWAEA will close on Friday, March 25, at 3 p.m.

3/24/2016

Join our team! GWAEA Job Openings

3/23/2016

Register now for the 2016 iPad U: slide to unlock learning

3/22/2016

Building Bridges: Assistive Technology Conference, April 13, 2016

   

February

 

2/12/2016

Join our team! GWAEA Job Opening

2/11/2016

Register now for the 2016 iPad U: slide to unlock learning

2/10/2016

Visit GWAEA Professional Development for a list of current offerings

   

January

 

1/4/2016

2015-16 Innovation in Education Workshop with Aaron Maurer, Feb. 3

1/3/2016

Building Bridges: Assistive Technology Conference, April 13, 2016

   

2015

 

December

 

12/18/2015

Grant Wood AEA closes for winter break on Dec. 24 at 3 p.m. and will reopen on Jan. 4 at 7:30 a.m.

12/14/2015

Hogan – Hansen Releases Audit Report on Grant Wood Area Education Agency  

12/8/2015

Steve Ventura presenting "Functioning as a High Performing Leadership Team"

12/4/2015

Join our team! Visit GWAEA Job Openings

12/3/2015

Registration deadline extended to Dec. 10 for GWAEA Job Readiness Fair

12/2/2015

Dean Shareski, Dec. 2, 2015-2016 Innovation in Education Workshops

11/30/2015

Building Bridges Assistive Technolog Conference, April 13, 2016

   

November

 

11/23/2013

Grant Wood AEA will close on Wednesday, Nov. 25, at 3 p.m. and reopen Monday, Nov. 30, at 7:30 a.m. in observance of Thanksgiving.

11/16/2015

Dean Shareski, Dec. 2, 2015-2016 Innovation in Education Workshops

11/16/2015

Building Bridges Assistive Technolog Conference, April 13, 2016

11/20/2015

Join our team! GWAEA Job Openings

11/16/2015

American Education Week, Nov. 16-20, 2015

11/12/2015

Your Child's Future...The Possibilities are Endless Transition Night - Monticello, Nov. 12, 2015

   

October

 

10/30/2015

Visit GWAEA PD for upcoming courses and workshops.

10/29/2015

Dr. Russ Quaglia on Nov. 4. 2015-2016 Innovation in Education Workshops

10/28/2015

Join our team! Visit GWAEA Job Openings

10/5/2015

Grant Wood AEA Open Minds, Open Doors Conference planned Oct. 6, 2015

   

September

 

9/18/2015

Join our team! Visit GWAEA Job Openings

9/17/2015

Register now for 2015-2016 Innovation in Education Workshops

   

August

 

8/27/2015

Leadership for Continuous Improvement Learning Sessions begin in September

   

July

 

7/16/2015

Join our team! Visit GWAEA Job Openings

7/15/2015

Summer Learning with GWAEA Professional Development

7/14/2015

What can the GWAEA Media Center do for you?

7/13/2015

IEC became AEA Purchasing on July 1

7/6/2015

iPad U: Slide to Unlock Learning, July 8-10, 2015

7/6/2015

GWAEA College for Kids Session 2 begins

7/2/2015

Join our team! Visit GWAEA Job Openings

7/1/2015

Summer Learning with GWAEA Professional Development

7/1/2015

GWAEA will be closed on Friday, July 3, in observance of Independence Day

   

June

 

6/25/2015

Project Approach and Inquiry-Based Learning

6/15/2015

GWAEA College for Kids - Session 1 and Connect, June 15-26, 2015

6/5/2015

Join our team! Visit Grant Wood AEA Job Openings

6/5/2015

iPad U: Slide to Unlock Learning, July 2015

6/4/2015

Integrating MackinVIA eBooks into Your Curriculum, professional development course, Aug. 10, 2015. Learn more at AEA PD Online

6/3/2015

GWAEA (VAST) science curriculum units return today for refurbishment

6/1/2015

GWAEA Connect registration extended until June 5

   

May

 

5/29/2015

Join our team! Visit Grant Wood AEA Job Openings

5/28/2014

"The Grant Wood AEA VAST Science Unit Upgrades Netting Positive Feedback" featured in the May 2015 issue of The Linker.

5/27/2014

Summer professional reading, info@gwaea.org, May 2015

5/22/2014

Grant Wood AEA will be closed on Monday, May 25, in observance of Memorial Day

5/22/2015

Visit Grant Wood AEA Job Openings

5/21/2014

Structured Teaching for Students with Autism Spectrum Disorders

5/20/2014

Second Year Teacher Celebration at GWAEA

5/15/2015

Visit Grant Wood AEA Job Openings

5/11/2015

Grant Wood AEA's Literacy Intervention Fair, May 11, 2015

5/8/2015

Visit Grant Wood AEA Job Openings

5/6/2015

Hope, Engagement, and Well-being of America's Students today with Dr. Valerie Calderon

5/5/2015

Register for Grant Wood AEA's Literacy Intervention Fair, May 11, 2015

5/3/2015

For schools, grief counselors serve as 'first responders' after a tragedy, The Gazette

5/1/2015

Visit Grant Wood AEA Job Openings

   

April

 

4/30/2015

2015 GWAEA Parent/Student Transition Night, April 30

4/29/2015

Register for Grant Wood AEA's Literacy Intervention Fair, May 11, 2015

4/28/2015

Facilitation Skills: Skill Building for Effective Resolution of Challenging Meetings, Conversations

4/24/2015

2015 GWAEA Parent/Student Transition Night, April 30

4/24/2015

Facilitation Skills: Skill Building for Effective Resolution of Challenging Meetings, Conversations

4/24/2015

Visit Grant Wood AEA Job Openings

4/17/2015

GWAEA PD: Principal as Instructional Leader

4/17/2015

Visit Grant Wood AEA Job Openings

4/6/2014

Building Literacy in Social Studies Year 1 - for Secondary Social Studies Teachers

4/2/2014

GWAEA will close on Friday, April 3, 2015, at 3 p.m.

4/1/2015

Visit Grant Wood AEA Job Openings

March

 

3/31/2015

"Educators tout move away from letter grades," Standards-Based Grading Conference,
The Gazette

3/30/2015

Standards-Based Grading Conference

3/27/2015

2015-16 GWAEA Math PD Courses

3/25/2015

Register for Grant Wood AEA's Literacy Intervention Fair, May 11, 2015

3/20/2015

Visit Grant Wood AEA Job Openings

3/19/2015

Register for Grant Wood AEA's Literacy Intervention Fair, May 11

3/18/2015

2015 Building Bridges: Eastern Iowa Assistive Technology Conference, April 21, 2015

   

February

 

2/23/2015

Register for Grant Wood AEA's Literacy Intervention Fair, May 11

2/24/2015

GWAEA 2015 College for Kids registration begins March 1

2/23/2015

GWAEA 2015 College for Kids registration begins March 1

2/23/2015

Iowa's Area Education Agencies: 40 Years of Service

2/20/2015

Visit Grant Wood AEA Job Openings

2/17/2015

"IASL Book Awards Promote Reading" in info@gwaea-Feb 2015

2/16/2015

Designing and Implementing Common Formative Assessments

2/13/2015

Visit Grant Wood AEA Job Openings for Teacher: Off-Site Programs and OT positions

2/11/2015

Using Blended Learning as Pathway to Personalized Learning

2/6/2015

Leadership for Continuous Improvement: Standards and Assessment Strand

2/5/2015

EBIS Bullying Intake & Investigation Training with instructor Amanda Easton

2/1/2015

Grant Wood AEA offices will be closed on Monday, Feb. 2, 2015 due to weather.

January

 

1/30/2015

Visit Grant Wood AEA Job Openings

1/30/2015

Blended: Using Disruptive Innovation to Improve Schools with Heather Staker, Feb. 4

1/29/2015

Grant Wood AEA Professional Development: Sensory Modulation: The BrainWorks Approach for Addressing Difficult Behaviors in Children and Teens with presenter Gwen Wild

1/28/2015

28 Days of OLLIE starting on Feb. 1

1/26/2015

Executive Function: A Foundation for Learning and Adaptation with Philip Zelazo

1/23/2015

Visit Grant Wood AEA Job Openings for 2015-2016 positions

1/22/2015

Cedar Rapids pilot program combines technology, traditional teaching

1/21/2015

AEA plan deserves legislative support, The Gazette

1/20/2015

New Teacher Center Instructional Coach Professional Learning Series at GWAEA

1/19/2015

Designing and Implementing Common Formative Assessments

1/16/2015

Visit Grant Wood AEA Job Openings

1/15/2015

Building Literacy in Social Studies Year 1, June 16-17, 2015

1/14/2015

28 Days of OLLIE starting on Feb. 1

1/13/2015

2015 Building Bridges: Eastern Iowa Assistive Technology Conference, April 21, 2015

1/13/2015

Day 2 of RtI at Work Coaching Academy with Mike Mattos

1/12/2015

RtI at Work Coaching Academy with Mike Mattos

1/9/2015

EBIS Bullying Intake & Investigation Training, Feb. 2-3

1/8/2015

Call for session proposals @GrantWoodAEA iPadU 2015

1/7/2015

Parents of students w/special needs: Please take @IADeptofEd survey

1/6/2015

Postponed: Hope Engagement and Well-being of America's Students, Jan. 7 with presenter Tim Hodges

1/5/2015

The Blended Learning Practitioners’ Circle For Iowa Educators

   

2014

 

December

 

12/23/2014

Grant Wood AEA, Alvo Institute and AEA PD Online announce the launch of The Blended Learning Practitioners’ Circle For Iowa Educators

12/22/2014

Grant Wood AEA will close on Dec. 24, 2014 at 3 p.m. and reopen on Jan. 2, 2015 at 7:30 a.m.

12/22/2014

Grant Wood AEA Parent/Student Transition Night, April 30, 2015

12/22/2014

Grant Wood AEA Professional Development: Iowa History Connections for K-12 social studies teachers, Feb. 7-8, 2015

12/18/2014

EBIS Bullying Intake and Investigation Training w/Amanda Easton, Feb. 2-3, 2015

12/16/2014

Special Education Behavior Team (SEBT) in Grant Wood AEA's The Linker, November-December 2014

12/15/2014

info@gwaea, December 2015 and learning with Student News Net (SNN) at Washington Schools

12/3/2014

Eastern Iowa legislators joined superintendents today at Grant Wood AEA

12/2/2014

Grant Wood AEA PD: Leadership for Continuous Improvement: Competency Based Education strand with Tammy Heflebower

12/1/2014

Grant Wood AEA Professional Development: Leadership for Continuous Improvement: MTSS

   

November

 

11/26/2014

Visit Grant Wood AEA Job Openings for current positions

11/21/2014

21st Century Learning Institute - Year 1 in the Grant Wood AEA SCALE-UP Classroom

11/20/2014

It's not too late to start celebrating American Education Week! Find out what's happening across the country.

11/19/2014

Grant Wood AEA's info@gwaea, November 2014, is now available

11/17/2014

GWAEA PD: Leading Innovative Change, March 4, 2015

11/14/2014

Hope Engagement and Well-being of America's Students, Jan. 7, 2015, with presenter Tim Hodges

11/12/2014

English Language Learners in the Early Childhood Setting PK to K

11/7/2014

What can the Grant Wood AEA Media Center do for you?

11/5/2014

Transforming Learning Through a PLN w/presenter Jimmy Casas

11/5/2014

Postponed: @GrantWoodAEA Get Ready, Get Set, Read, Write, GO! on Nov. 10.

   

October

 

10/31/2014

Learn about the GWAEA Early ACCESS Program in The Linker, Oct. 2014

10/29/2014

Star Autism Program Training

10/29/2014

Leading in a Time of Rapid Change with Jeff Utecht

10/28/2014

Coaching in the Digital Classroom with Jeff Utecht

10/27/2014

Personalized Learning Convening with featured presenter Jeff Utecht

10/24/2014

Developing Readers in All Academic Content Areas with Doug Buehl

10/22/2014

Brain Function in the School Setting & Effective Classroom Strategies professional development by the Grant Wood AEA Brain Injury Resource Team

10/20/2014

Designing and Implementing Common Formative Assessments

10/17/2014

Visit Grant Wood AEA Job Openings

10/15/2014

English Language Learners in the Early Childhood Setting PK to K

10/15/2014

Personalized Learning Convening with Jeff Utecht, Oct. 27

10/13/2014

Grant Wood AEA Open Minds, Open Doors Conference planned Oct. 14, 2014

10/8/2014

New Teacher Center Instructional Coach Professional Learning Series

10/7/2014

Grant Wood AEA Mentors Help New Teachers Stay in the Classroom, KCRG-TV9

10/6/2014

Demystifying Multisyllabic Words with Julie Caroleo, 95% Group

10/3/2014

PBIS in the Classroom with Susan Barrett, Oct. 17

10/2/2014

Personalized Learning Convening with Jeff Utecht, Oct. 27

10/1/2014

Grant Wood Area Education Agency Receives Recognition for Excellence  
State and National Awards for Chief Administrator and Agency

   

September

 

9/29/2014

The Mentoring and Induction Program featured in GWAEA's The Linker, September 2014

9/26/2014

Grant Wood AEA Job Openings: School Psychologist and Teacher at Life Skills

9/26/2014

Mentor Forum @GrantWoodAEA

9/26/2014

Differentiation: Simplified, Realistic and Effective w/Dr. Bertie Kingore

9/22/2014

Leadership for Continuous Improvement: Standards and Assessment Strand today at Grant Wood AEA

9/22/2014

GWAEA recognized by DM Register among Top Workplaces 2014

9/19/2014

Grant Wood AEA Job Openings: School Psychologist and Teacher at Life Skills

9/18/2014

Check out AEA PDOnline upcoming courses

9/17/2014

Student Voices Forum held Sept. 17

9/16/2014

Common Formative Assessments today with Chris Jakicic

9/15/2014

Developing Readers in All Academic Content Areas with Doug Buehl

9/12/2014

Visit Grant Wood AEA Job Openings

9/10/2014

Mike Mattos presenting RtI at Work Coaching Academy

9/9/2014

Using Blended Learning as Pathway to Personalized Learning w/@AlvoInstitute

9/9/2014

Youtube in the Classroom

9/9/2014

TLC Grant Application Workshop

9/5/2014

Visit Grant Wood AEA Job Openings

9/5/2014

GWAEA PD: Introduction to Job Coaching for the Classroom and Community

9/4/2014

GWAEA PD: Principal as Instructional Leader

9/3/2014

Developing Readers in All Academic Content Areas with Doug Buehl

9/2/2014

@YouTube in the Classroom w/@jonathanwylie, @abridgesmith today @GrantWoodAEA http://buff.ly/1nurCa4   #gwaea #gwaeapd

   

August

 

8/29/2014

Visit Grant Wood AEA Job Openings for Teacher at Life Skills classroom for middle & high school students.

8/28/2014

Grant Wood AEA's PEP News Bulletin, August 2014

8/27/2014

GWAEA Assistive Tech Team planning session.

8/25/2014

Grant Wood AEA Van Allen Science Teaching Center (VAST) Life Science curriculum unit professional development.

8/22/2014

Visit Grant Wood AEA Job Openings for consultant and specialist positions.

8/22/2014

Iowa's AEAs Present The New Compact

8/19/2014

What can the Grant Wood AEA Media Center do for you today?

8/15/2014

GWAEA VAST Center Science Curriculum Units travel to area schools

8/14/2014

Grant Wood AEA Staff Technology PD-Palooza, Aug. 14-15.

8/12/2014

GWAEA Online Resources: Universal Design for Learning Supports for ALL Students

8/11/2014

View photos from the GWAEA All-Agency Inservice, Aug. 11, 2014

8/8/2014

GWAEA All-Agency Inservice is the morning of Monday, Aug. 11. Sixth St. and 33rd Avenue buildings open at 12:30 p.m.; Coralville opens at 1:00 p.m.

8/8/2014

GWAEA All-Agency Inservice is the morning of Monday, Aug. 11. Sixth St. and 33rd Avenue buildings open at 12:30 p.m.; Coralville opens at 1:00 p.m.

8/8/2014

Visit Grant Wood AEA Job Openings for Teacher: Off-Site Programs position.

8/7/2014

GWAEA PD: Principal As Instructional Leader - Strategies and Coaching in Literacy K-3

8/6/2014

Visit the Impacting Lives blog for Iowa AEA success stories from across the state.

8/5/2014

The Iowa AEA system assures families that each child will receive quality educ. services regardless of where they live.

8/4/2014

Grant Wood AEA New Staff Orientation begins today.

 

8/4/2014

Visit Grant Wood AEA Job Openings for Programmer position.

8/1/2014

Visit Grant Wood AEA Job Openings for Teacher: Off-Site Programs and Paraeducator positions.

   

July

 

7/31/2014

Visit Grant Wood AEA Job Openings for consultant and specialist positions.

7/31/2014

Grant Wood AEA New Administrator Orientation

7/30/2014

Visit the Impacting Lives blog for Iowa AEA success stories from across the state.

7/29/2014

GWAEA PD: Instructional Strategies for K-8 Math Teachers

7/25/2014

Visit Grant Wood AEA Job Openings for consultant and specialist positions.

7/24/2014

8-yr-old radiates confidence after receiving Iowa AEA SLP services

7/23/2014

Grant Wood AEA Professional Development: Common Formative Assessments - Design to Implementation, Sept. 16, 2014, with presenter Chris Jakicic

7/22/2014

Grant Wood AEA Professional Development: Differentiation: Simplified, Realistic and Effective, Sept. 26, 2014 with presenter: Dr. Bertie Kingore

7/21/2014

GWAEA PD: Professional Strategies for Paraeducators

7/17/2014

GWAEA PD: Common Formative Assessments: Design to Implementation, Sept. 16, 2014

7/15/2014

The Innovation Collaborative for Personalized Learning showcases examples of personalized learning in a video library.

7/9/2014

Grant Wood AEA's iPad U, July 9-11, 2014

7/8/2014

Grant Wood AEA Connect: Connecting ms/hs youth and community through word and image now through July 17

7/7/2014

The second session of Grant Wood AEA College for Kids is underway through July 18. Follow the blog.

7/7/2014

GWAEA Summer Professional Development

7/3/2014

Visit GWAEA Job Openings for current positions

7/2/2014

New Teachers: Learn how Grant Wood AEA can help.

7/2/2014

Welcome to @GrantWoodAEA PowerSchool hosting: @OttumwaSchools and @SiouxCentralCSD.

7/1/2014

Grant Wood AEA Professional Development: Standards-Based Grading in the Secondary Classroom

7/1/2014

July is National Make a Difference to Children Month. Read how AEAs do just that in the Impacting Lives blog.

June

 

6/27/2014

Talk Your Day: This video helps explain the importance of talking to your baby - even infants who are only hours old.

6/26/2014

Grant Wood AEA Professional Development: Collaborative Learning: Social Media and Learning in the Classroom. Course held in the GWAEA SCALE-UP Classroom.

6/25/2014

GWAEA College for Kids featured on KCRG

6/25/2014

GWAEA's The Linker, June 2014, Collaborating for Iowa's Kids with College Community and West Branch school districts.

6/24/2014

Visit GWAEA Job Openings for current positions

6/19/2014

Collaborative Learning: Social Media and Learning in the Classroom

6/17/2014

Grant Wood AEA Professional Development: Supporting ELL Students in the MTSS Model w/Cristina Sanchez-Lopez

6/16/2014

Grant Wood AEA Professional Development "Staying the Course: Sustaining Your School Improvement Focus" with Steve Ventura

6/16/2014

Grant Wood AEA Professional Development: Developing Culturally & Linguistically Responsive MTSS for ELL w/Cristina Sanchez-Lopez

6/12/2014

Grant Wood AEA's College for Kids planned during June and July    

Sessions are planned June 16-27 and July 7-18, 2014

6/10/2014

Visit GWAEA Job Openings for current positions

6/9/2014

Grant Wood AEA Summer Professional Development

6/6/2014

Visit Grant Wood AEA Job Openings for consultant and specialist positions

6/4/2014

Supporting ELL Students in the Multi-Tiered Systems of Support Model with Cristina Sanchez Lopez, June 16-17, 2014

6/2/2014

GWAEA Collaborating for Iowa's Kids e-newsletter, June 2014

6/2/2014

New! Easily look for AEA PD classes across the state!

May

 

5/30/2014

GWAEA Connect registration closes on May 30

5/29/2014

GWAEA Summer Professional Development courses

5/28/2014

Iowa Mentoring Program Targets Needs of Beginning Teachers

5/27/2014

"Program benefits schools, students," by Joe Crozier, GWAEA chief administrator, The Gazette

5/23/2014

Grant Wood AEA will be closed on Monday, May 26, in observance of Memorial Day

5/23/2014

"Summer learning with the GWAEA and Iowa AEA Online Resources" in Grant Wood AEA's The Linker, May 2014

5/22/2014

Laura McGraw, GWAEA Hearing teacher describes growth of student

5/21/2014

Professional resources for your summer reading list

5/20/2014

Blended Learning Pilot announcement webinar today at 4 p.m.

5/16/2014

Blended Learning Pilot Announcement

5/14/2014

Meet the People Who Make A Difference for Children

5/14/2014

Grant Wood AEA PD: Role of the Principal

5/13/2014

The GWAEA Daily is out!

5/12/2014

Register for GWAEA Connect: Connecting youth and community through word and image for ms/hs students.

5/9/2014

Improving Reading K-3

5/8/2014

Visit the Grant Wood AEA Facebook page for photos from the 2014 Staff Recognition and Partnerships Banquet.

5/8/2014

Grant Wood AEA Young Writers' Conference today w/author Delia Ray

5/7/2014

The Measures That Matter Most with presenter Brandon Busteed, May 7, 1:00-3:30 p.m. and
4-6 p.m.

5/6/2014

Day 2 RtI at Work Coaching Academy - Secondary teams with Mike Mattos

5/5/2014

The Measures That Matter Most with presenter Brandon Busteed, May 7, 1:00-3:30 p.m. and
4-6 p.m.

5/5/2014

National Teacher Appreciation Week, May 4-10, 2014

5/2/2014

Iowa School Board Recognition Month, May 2014 "Educate! Advocate! Celebrate!"  

5/1/2014

May is Better Hearing & Speech Month

April

 

4/30/2014

Grant Wood AEA Summer Professional Development Classes

4/29/2014

Grant Wood AEA 21st Century Learning Institute Annual Event: Learning to Code with Matt Mena-Landry

4/28/2014

The Measures That Matter Most with presenter Brandon Busteed, May 7, 1:00-3:30 p.m. and
4-6 p.m.

4/25/2014

Grant Wood AEA Job Openings: Autism, Behavior and Special Ed Consultant positions available

4/25/2014

"Online resources impact student instruction" in Grant Wood AEA Media Center's info@ newsletter

4/24/2014

Grant Wood AEA to honor area educators, citizens and staff on May 8

4/23/2014

GWAEA Leadership for Continuous Improvement w/AEA literacy team and SolutionTree's Nicole Vagle, Cassie Erkens

4/22/2014

Building Bridges Eastern Iowa Assistive Technology Conference

4/21/2014

Welcome Charter Oak-Ute Community Schools to Grant Wood AEA PowerSchool hosting

4/18/2014

Innovation Collaborative for Personalized Learning new video: Personalized Learning In the SCALE-UP Classroom  

4/18/2014

GWAEA will close on Friday, April 18, 2014, at 3 p.m.

4/17/2014

Staying the Course: Sustaining Your School Improvement Focus with Steve Ventura

4/16/2014

GWAEA PowerSchool all district meeting at Kirkwood Regional Center

4/15/2014

Register now for Grant Wood AEA Summer Professional Development Classes

4/14/2014

The Measures That Matter Most with presenter Brandon Busteed, May 7, 1:00-3:30 p.m. and
4-6 p.m.

4/10/2014

Visit the Impacting Lives blog for AEA success stories from across the state

4/9/2014

Grant Wood AEA Induction Consortium Network today with New Teacher Center

4/8/2014

"Your Child's Future...The Possibilities are Endless"- 2014 Grant Wood AEA Parent/Student Transition Night, April 8

4/7/2014

Grant Wood AEA PD: Flip Your Classroom

4/4/2014

Developing Readers in Disciplinary Literacy with Doug Buehl

4/2/2014

AEAs On Air, April 3. Happy Birthday, iPad!

4/2/2014

GWAEA Chief Administrator Joe Crozier's 2014 Top "10" Professional Reading List for Educators

4/1/2014

GWAEA PD: 2014-15 Leadership for Continuous Improvement Series

March

 

3/28/2014

"Your Child's Future...The Possibilities are Endless" 2014 Grant Wood AEA Parent/Student Transition Night, April 8

3/27/2014

Designing and Implementing Common Formative Assessments

3/26/2014

Developing Literacy in Students with Significant Disabilities, June 11-13

3/25/2014

Building Bridges: Eastern Iowa Assistive Technology Conference, April 22, 2014

3/25/2014

Register now for Grant Wood AEA Summer Professional Development Classes

3/21/2014

Save the Date: AEAs on Air - Happy Birthday iPad! April 3

3/20/2014

Grant Wood AEA Professional Development: Staying the Course: Sustaining Your School Improvement Focus with Steve Ventura, June 16, 2014

3/18/2014

Register now for 2014 Grant Wood AEA College for Kids

3/17/2014

Grant Wood AEA Events and Professional Development Opportunities

3/14/2014

Grant Wood AEA 21st Century Learning Institute Year 2.

3/14/2014

Video Production Best Practices Student Boot Camp presented by representatives from Eduvision today at Grant Wood AEA. Teams from six area school districts participating.

3/11/2014

Register now for Grant Wood AEA's Parent/Student Transition Night planned April 8, 2014

3/10/2014

Students showcase literacy with cross-country Google Hangouts - TheGazette

3/7/2014

Grant Wood AEA Events and Professional Development Opportunities

3/7/2014

Register now for Grant Wood AEA 2014 College for Kids.

3/7/2014

Grant Wood AEA: Consultant positions available for Science, Literacy, Special Ed and Technology.

3/5/2014

GWAEA PD: Looking for Learning in the Digital Classroom with Jeff Utecht

3/4/2014

College Community students learn in the SCALE-UP Classroom in The Linker, Feb/March 2014

3/3/2014

Visit the ICforPL website for new personalized learning videos

February

 

2/28/2014

Registration for GWAEA 2014 College for Kids begins March 1.

2/28/2014

Welcome Alden, Iowa Falls, Keokuk, and New London to GWAEA PowerSchool Hosting.

2/26/2014

Grant WoodAEA Events and Professional Development Opportunities  

2/24/2014

GWAEA 2014 College for Kids registration begins March 1. See course catalog.

2/20/2014

The Governor's STEM Advisory Council announces 2014-15 Scale-Up programs. GWAEA VAST Center - Engineering is Elementary included.

2/20/2014

Hogan – Hansen Releases Audit Report on Grant Wood Area Education Agency   

2/19/2014

"Students Learn in Grant Wood AEA's SCALE-UP Classroom" featured in the Innovation Collaborative for Personalized Learning, Feb. 2014 newsletter

2/18/2014

Looking for Learning in the Digital Classroom with presenter Jeff Utecht, March 5

2/17/2014

IA Ed fact of the week: History/Rationale for Timely School Funding

2/17/2014

Grant Wood AEA offices will be closed today, Monday, Feb. 17, due to inclement weather.

2/14/2014

Grant Wood AEA PD: 3D Printing in the Classroom

2/13/2014

What canMedia the Grant Wood AEA Center do for you?

2/12/2014

Staying the Course: Sustaining Your School Improvement Focus with Steve Ventura, 2/17/14

2/10/2014

IA Ed fact of the week: Timing/Affordability of Ed Funding & NAEP

2/7/2014

Grant Wood AEA PD: Thinking About Thinking with presenter Pamela Crooke

2/7/2014

Grant Wood AEA staff help students SCALE-UP learning | TheGazette

2/6/2014

Kids Put New Innovative Classroom to the Test | KCRG-TV9

2/5/2014

AEAs on Air - Today is Digital Learning Day

2/5/2014

The Measures That Matter Most with presenter Brandon Busteed postponed

2/4/2014

Grant Wood AEA PD: Integrating iPads in the Secondary Classroom

2/4/2014

Grant Wood AEA PD: I-ELDA Training

2/3/2014

AEAs on Air, Digital Learning Day, Feb. 5

   

January

1/31/2014

Grant Wood AEA Young Writers' Conference registration now available

1/30/2014

Grant Wood AEA PD: PLC Coaching Academy with Solution Tree's Tim Brown.

1/29/2014

Grant Wood AEA Leadership for Continuous Improvement with SolutionTree's Nicole Vagle and Cassie Erkens

1/28/2014

Pamela Crooke presenting "Thinking About Thinking" at Grant Wood AEA on Feb. 7

1/27/2014

All Grant Wood AEA offices will be closed today, Jan 27, due to weather conditions.

1/24/2014

Impacting Lives Blog Showcases AEA Services

1/23/2014

The Measures That Matter Most with presenter Brandon Busteed, Feb. 5

1/22/2014

AEAs on Air, Digital Learning Day, Feb. 5

1/22/2014

The Measures That Matter Most with presenter Brandon Busteed, Feb. 5

1/21/2014

Grant Wood AEA PD: Using Data to Inform Instruction

1/17/2014

Read "What to Look for in a Personalized Learning Environment-Part 2," Innovation Collaborative for Personalized Learning, Jan 2014 newsletter

1/17/2014

Why IA Teacher of the Year Jane Schmidt of Maquoketa supports the Iowa Core

1/17/2014

Grant Wood AEA PD: Looking for Learning in the Digital Classroom with presenter: Jeff Utecht

1/16/2014

The Measures That Matter Most with presenter Brandon Busteed, Feb. 5

1/14/2014

Make plans for Digital Learning Day, Feb 5, 2014. How will you celebrate?

1/13/2014

Registration materials will be distributed during Feburary for Grant Wood AEA's Young Writers' Conference on May 8.

1/10/2014

Mark Your Calendar: Grant Wood AEA 2014 College for Kids registration begins March 1.

1/8/2014

The Measures That Matter Most: Why Hope, Engagement, and Well-being Are More Important than Tests and Grades with presenter Brandon Busteed

1/7/2014

Grant Wood AEA Professional Development: Check & Connect: April 14-15, 2014

1/6/2014

Grant Wood AEA Professional Development: Thinking About Thinking: Practical Social Thinking Strategies for Students with Social Learning Challenges

1/3/2014

Grant Wood AEA Professional Development: Staying the Course: Sustaining Your School Improvement Focus with Steve Ventura

1/2/2014

Save the Dates: Understanding, Designing, and Utilizing Common Formative Assessments

2013

 

December

 

Grant Wood AEA will close for winter break on Dec. 24, 2013 at 3 p.m. and will reopen on
Jan. 2, 2014, at 7:30 a.m.

12/23/2013

Grant Wood AEA Collaborating for Iowa's Kids, December 2013 e-Newsletter

12/20/2013

Grant Wood AEA Professional Development: Staying the Course: Sustaining Your School Improvement Focus with Steve Ventura

12/18/2013

EC LETRS training today at Grant Wood AEA. (Train the Trainers)

12/16/2013

Grant Wood AEA PD: Developing Readers in Disciplinary Literacy with Doug Buehl.

12/16/2013

Visit Grant Wood AEA Job Openings for Programmer position.

12/13/2013

Grant Wood AEA Induction Consortium Board Video

12/11/2013

AEAs on Air to discuss STEM on Dec. 13

12/10/2013

Grant Wood AEA Media Center Symbaloo has been updated

12/9/2013

New Grant Wood AEA College for Kids videos available

12/6/2013

Watch for reschedule date for GWAEA Video Production Best Practices Student Boot Camp. The Dec. 13, 2013 date has been postponed.

12/6/2013

Visit Grant Wood AEA Job Openings for current positions.

12/5/2013

Registration deadline extended to Dec. 6 for GWAEA Video Production Best Practices Student Boot Camp on Dec. 13 (postponed)

12/4/2013

Area 10 Superintendents Visit with Legislators at GWAEA

12/3/2013

Mark your calendar for 12-13-13: AEAs on Air to discuss STEM

12/2/2013

Grant Wood AEA Video Production Best Practices Student Boot Camp, Dec. 13, 2013. (Team registration deadline: Dec. 5.) (postponed)

   

November

11/27/2013

Read "Looking for Models of Personalized Learning" in the Innovation Collaborative for Personalized Learning November 2013 newsletter

11/26/2013

Grant Wood AEA Professional Development: Thinking About Thinking: Practical Social Thinking Strategies for Students with Social Learning Challenges

11/25/2013

Grant Wood AEA will close on Wednesday, Nov. 27, at 3 p.m. and reopen Monday, Dec. 2, at 7:30 a.m. in observance of Thanksgiving.

11/22/2013

Read about new resources in the PEP Library in the The PEP News Bulletin, November 2013

11/18/2013

Celebrating American Education Week, Nov. 18-22, 2013

11/18/2013

Learn about Early ACCESS services for children and families

11/15/2013

Visit Grant Wood AEA Job Openings for Teacher Off-Site Programs.

11/14/2013

Grant Wood AEA Iowa AEA Online Resources for parents of pre-HS students in the Grant Wood AEA service area.

11/13/2013

Grant Wood AEA Professional Development: Routines and Activities in Word Study for Phonics, Vocabulary, and Spelling Instruction K-3

11/12/2013

GWAEA Professional Development: Deeper Investigations of the Standards: Iowa Core English Language Arts K-5

11/11/2013

With thanks to our veterans, discover the history of Veterans Day with the GrantWoodAEA Media Center resources.

11/8/2013

Visit Grant Wood AEA Job Openings for Teacher Off-Site Programs position.

11/7/2013

Today: AEAs On Air mini-webinars, Nov. 7 - English Language Arts

11/6/2013

AEAs On Air mini-webinars, Nov. 7 - English Language Arts

11/5/2013

Check out AEAPDOnline’s complete catalog of online trainings

11/4/2013

Visit the educational resources of Iowa AEA Online

11/1/2013

AEAs On Air mini-webinars, http://tinyurl.com/AEAsOnAir   Nov. 7 - English Language Arts. Follow #aeatech

   

October

10/31/2013

A few seats available for Zones of Regulation workshop on Nov 5. New location: Cedar Rapids Marriott

10/31/2013

Grant Wood AEA's The Linker, October 2013

10/30/2013

New Teachers: Learn how Grant Wood AEA can help.

10/29/2013

Grant Wood AEA Professional Development: Designing and Presenting Professional Development for Teachers

10/29/2013

Grant Wood AEA 21st Century Learning Institute - Year 1

10/25/2013

Grant Wood AEA PD: Language Essentials for Teachers of Reading and Spelling - Year 2

10/24/2013

Grant Wood AEA Media Center: New Early Childhood materials just added to the classroom collection.

10/23/2013

Grant Wood AEA Professional Development: Google Apps - Classroom Integration Strategies

10/22/2013

New Bullying Prevention titles just added to the GWAEA Media Center.

10/21/2013

Visit the resources of Iowa AEA Online

10/19/2013

Grant Wood AEA Collaborating for Iowa's Kids, October 2013 e-newsletter

10/18/2013

Grant Wood AEA PD: Designing and Presenting Professional Development for Teachers

10/16/2013

GWAEA Professional Development: Developing Readers in Disciplinary Literacy

10/15/2013

Grant Wood AEA PD: Investigating the Standards: Iowa Core English Language Arts K-5

10/14/2013

Kirkwood Community College, the University of Iowa and Grant Wood AEA participated in groundbreaking Oct. 11 for Kirkwood Regional Center at UI.

10/11/2013

Groundbreaking is Oct. 11 for Kirkwood Regional Center at the UI | Iowa Now - The University of Iowa:

10/10/2013

Grant Wood AEA Professional Development: STAR Autism Program Training

10/9/2013

Grant Wood AEA's Three in 1 K held as part of the Healthiest State Initiative walk

10/8/2013

GWAEA Open Minds, Open Doors, A STEM+ Conference for middle school girls planned Tuesday, Oct. 8, 2013

10/7/2013

Grant Wood AEA and Solution Tree Professional Learning Communities at Work™ Coaching Academy, Oct. 7-8, 2013

10/3/2013

Grant Wood AEA Professional Development: Role of the Principal

10/2/2013

The Innovation Collaborative for Personalized Learning and Grant Wood AEA today:
Personal Learning Networks with Rob Mancabelli

10/1/2013

Grant Wood AEA PD: Peg Dawson, co-author of Smart but Scattered: Executive Dysfunction at Home and at School, presenting on Oct. 21.

September

9/29/2013

GWAEA Professional Development: Developing Readers in Disciplinary Literacy

9/27/2013

GWAEA Open Minds, Open Doors, A STEM+ Conference for middle school girls, Oct. 8

9/26/2013

Grant Wood AEA The Linker, Sept. 2013 e-newsletter is now online

9/24/2013

Grant Wood AEA Mentor Professional Development

9/23/2013

AEA works to improve student performance

9/20/2013

Grant Wood AEA 21st Century Learning Institute Year 2 meets today

9/18/2013

Grant Wood AEA Professional Development: RESPECT Training (cancelled)

9/16/2013

Oct 4 is deadline for receipt of US Senate Youth Program student applications

9/13/2013

Visit Grant Wood AEA Job Openings

9/11/2013

Student Voices Forum is today

9/10/2013

GWAEA Open Minds, Open Doors, A STEM+ Conference for middle school girls planned Tuesday, Oct. 8, 2013

9/9/2013

Grant Wood AEA 21st Century Learning Institute - Year 1

9/6/2013

Regional Student Voices Forum planned Sept. 11 at Grant Wood AEA

9/5/2013

GWAEA PD, Sept. 5-6: Mike Mattos presenting "Simplifying Response to Intervention"

9/4/2013

Visit the resources of Iowa AEA Online

9/3/2013

Grant Wood AEA Open Minds, Open Doors new video posted

   

August

8/29/2013

Back to school savings on software for your home - Iowa Educators Consortium.

8/27/2013

The Media Center at Grant Wood AEA: What can the Media Center do for you today?

8/26/2013

GWAEA Professional Development: Making Data Work in Your School Counseling Program

8/23/2013

GWAEA Assistive Technology Professional Development Workshops

8/21/2013

The 2013-2014 GWAEA Education Directory is available online

8/16/2013

Visit GWAEA Professional Development for a current list of courses and workshops.

8/15/2013

The AEA provides specialists (SLPs, OTs, PTs, and SSWs) who work in the schools in support of teachers and students.

8/13/2013

GWAEA Professional Development: Instructional Practices Inventory: A Process for Analyzing and Improving Student Engaged Learning

8/12/2013

The AEAs identify and serve children birth to age 5 through Early ACCESS and Early Childhood programs.

8/9/2013

2013-14 GWAEA Professional Development Early Childhood Offerings

8/8/2013

All-Agency Inservice is the morning of Monday, Aug. 12. Sixth St. and 33rd Ave buildings open at 11 a.m.; Coralville opens at 11:30 a.m.

8/7/2013

GWAEA Professional Development: Staff training to provide Critical Incidence Support

8/6/2013

The Media Center at Grant Wood AEA: What can the Media Center do for you today?

8/1/2013

Iowa AEA's launch statewide Pinterest site

   

July

7/31/2013

New Teachers: Learn how Grant Wood AEA can help.

7/29/2013

Interested in what Creative Services offers to create your classroom projects?

7/26/2013

Opportunity to work with Brian McNulty from the Leadership and Learning Center on Sept. 17

7/25/2013

Grant Wood AEA Computer Services provides software solutions to Iowa AEA's and LEA's.

7/23/2013

Summer learning through Iowa AEA Online, educational resources funded and provided by Iowa's Area Education Agencies

7/22/2013

July is National Make a Difference to Children Month. Find out how Iowa’s 9 AEAs make a difference.

7/18/2013

Grant Wood AEA's College for Kids plans Showcase of Learning on Friday, July 19

7/16/2013

IEP Training for New Teachers/AEA Staff

7/15/2013

Special Education and Iowa Core Mathematics

7/11/2013

GWAEA PD: iPad U: Slide to Unlock Learning, July 11-12, 2013

7/10/2013

GWAEA PD: Evaluator Approval Level III: Assessing Academic Rigor begins 12/05/13

7/8/2013

Grant Wood AEA's College for Kids Session B begins today through July 19

7/3/2013

Grant Wood AEA Creative Services can support your teaching and learning projects.

7/2/2013

GWAEA will be closed on July 4, 2013 in observance of Independence Day.

7/1/2013

Find discounts on science and math products thru the Iowa Educators Consortium

   

June

6/27/2013

The Media Center at Grant Wood AEA: What can the Media Center do for you today?

6/26/2013

GWAEA Professional Development: Flip Your Classroom

6/24/2013

Check out the redesigned Iowa AEA website

6/21/2013

Visit GWAEA Job Openings for Programmer, consultant and specialist positions.

6/20/2013

Iowa AEA Online offers educational resources for students, teachers

6/18/2013

Check out the June AEA PDOnline blog update

6/14/2013

Grant Wood AEA Summer Hours: June 17 – Aug. 9, 2013, 7:30 am - 4:00 pm

6/13/2013

The Flood of 2008: Our Grant Wood AEA history

6/12/2013

Grant Wood AEA Induction Consortium Kick-off today

6/10/2013

Grant Wood AEA's College for Kids Session A begins today

6/7/2013

Interested in what Creative Services offers to create your classroom projects?

6/6/2013

Visit Grant Wood AEA Professional Development for a current list of courses and workshops.

6/5/2013

21st Century Learning Institute Year 2 at Grant Wood AEA

6/4/2013

Grant Wood AEA's College for Kids planned during June and July    

   

May

5/31/2013

Visit Grant Wood AEA Job Openings for consultant and specialist positions.

5/30/2013

The Media Center at Grant Wood AEA: What can the Media Center do for you today?

5/29/2013

Beginning July 1, Grant Wood AEA will be adding a new online resource called Student News Net. SNN brings current events and curricular content, and "on the scene" coverage of news.

5/28/2013

Have you registered for Grant Wood AEA iPadU: Slide to Unlock Learning?

5/25/2013

GWAEA Professional Development: Collaborative Instructional Support for English Language Learners

5/24/2013

Grant Wood AEA will be closed on Monday, May 27, 2013, in observance of Memorial Day.

5/23/2013

Reminder: Registration for Grant Wood AEA's 2013 College for Kids closes on Monday,
May 27 at midnight

5/22/2013

AEA's Impacting Lives: Grant Wood AEA Emergent Literacy Initiative supports early learning

5/21/2013

Grant Wood AEA Professional Development: Collaborative Instructional Support for English Language Learners, June 24-25

5/17/2013

Visit Grant Wood AEA Job Openings for consultant and specialist positions.

5/16/2013

Have you registered for Grant Wood AEA iPadU: Slide to Unlock Learning?

5/15/2013

May AEA Impacting Lives blog

5/14/2013

Registration for Grant Wood AEA 2013 College for Kids closes on May 27 at midnight

5/10/2013

Join us for Grant Wood AEA Innovation Day, Monday, May 13

5/9/2013

Grant Wood AEA Young Writers’ Conference for 4th and 5th grade students, May 9

5/8/2013

Celebrate innovation, creativity and talent at Grant Wood AEA Innovation Day, Monday, May 13

5/7/2013

National Teacher Day, May 7, 2013

5/6/2013

May is School Board Recognition Month, "Building Brighter Futures"

5/3/2013

Grant Wood AEA Media Center's info@gwaea, May 2013 newsletter

5/3/2013

Grant Wood AEA honors area educators, citizens and staff 

5/2/2013

Grant Wood AEA PCE, Itinerant Preschool Teacher, Itinerant Teacher of the Deaf/Hard of Hearing. Visit Job Openings.

5/1/2013

New resources in the PEP Library

   

April

4/29/2013

Jim Sill presenting YouTube in the Classroom at Grant Wood AEA today for the 21st Century Learning Institute

4/26/2013

"I would be so lost without the AEA." ... A parent's words about Iowa AEA services

4/23/2013

Live streaming: Standards Based Grading with keynote by Shawn Cornally, 4/24, 9-9:30 a.m.

4/19/2013

Visit GWAEA Job Openings for available positions.

4/18/2013

Learning about 21st century concepts and content using Atomic Learning

4/17/2013

Register today for the 2013 Grant Wood AEA College for Kids

4/16/2013

Have you registered for iPad U:Slide to Unlock Learning?

4/15/2013

Building Bridges Assistive Technology Conference April 16 at UI Memorial Union

4/12/2013

"Support for literacy" is featured in Grant Wood AEA's The Linker, Summer 2013

4/12/2013

Flipped classrooms put students in charge of learning | TheGazette

4/8/2013

2013 Grant Wood AEA Parent/Student Transition Night Tuesday, April 9, 2013

4/2/2013

April 2nd is World Autism Awareness Day

4/1/2013

Eastern Iowa Compact Update for April, 2013

   

March

3/29/2013

A Mother Shares Her Family's Experience of Working with The AEA

3/28/2013

On Friday, March 29, 2013, agency facilities close at 3 p.m.

3/27/2013

AEA SLPs make a difference for students and families.

3/26/2013

2013-2014 STEM Scale-Up Programs apps due April 10

3/22/2013

Register now for Grant Wood AEA's Parent/Student Transition Night on April 9, 2013

3/21/2013

Building Bridges: Eastern Iowa Assistive Technology Conference, April 16, 2013

3/19/2013

Read about the incredible Iowa AEA staff and the students they serve in the Impacting Lives update

3/19/2013

Register today for the 2013 Grant Wood AEA College for Kids

3/18/2013

Registration extended to April 15 for the Grant Wood AEA Young Writers’ Conference for 4th and 5th grade students, May 9, 2013

3/15/2013

Online registration available for the 2013 Grant Wood AEA College for Kids

3/14/2013

Connect 2 Collaborate, “social authoring” & “social learning," opportunity, March 28

3/13/2013

The Media Center at Grant Wood AEA: What can the Media Center do for you today?

3/12/2013

Grant Wood AEA Young Writers’ Conference for 4th and 5th grade students, May 9, 2013

3/11/2013

Grant Wood AEA C21Institute - Year 1

3/10/2013

AEA offers many resources for today’s student needs

3/8/2013

Visit Grant Wood AEA Job Openings for consultant and specialist positions.

3/7/2013

Building Bridges: Eastern Iowa Assistive Technology Conference, April 16

3/6/2013

Register now for Grant Wood AEA's Parent/Student Transition Night on April 9, 2013

3/5/2013

All agency offices will be closed for agency work on Tuesday, March 5; however, the 6th Street office will be open as a polling place for the special election being held today.

3/4/2013

Iowa Educators: You are invited to participate in the 2012-2013 statewide AEA/DE Customer Survey

3/1/2013

Online registration begins today for the 2013 Grant Wood AEA College for Kids

   

2/28/2013

Grant Wood AEA iPad project featured on KGAN-TV CBS2

2/28/2013

Grant Wood AEA Professional Development: Standards, Assessment and Grading: Teaching Practices to Support Student Learning, Session 3, Quality Grading Practices, April 1, 2013, with Tammy Heflebower  

2/26/2013

Read about the Grant Wood AEA Media Center's new Learning Commons in the February 2013 issue of info@gwaea

2/25/2013

Educators participate in Grant Wood AEA Professional Development: Design the Change, Feb. 25

2/22/2013

Lessons Learned about Engaging the Community in Support for Change with Jamie Vollmer, March 6

2/21/2013

Registration begins on March 1 for the 2013 Grant Wood AEA College for Kids

2/20/2013

GWAEA Professional Development: "Creating an Online Learning Environment"
July 2013

2/18/2013

If you are looking for tools to differentiate instruction, check out Grant Wood AEA's netTrekker

2/15/2013

Hear from parents and teachers of how the AEAs have improved student outcomes in latest Impacting Lives

2/13/2013

Visit the resources of Iowa AEA Online

2/12/2013

Are you registered for Grant Wood AEA's iPadU on July 11-12, 2013?

2/11/2013

Grant Wood AEA's The Linker, Spring 2013 is online

2/8/2013

Meet the People Who Make a Difference for Children - Laura McGraw, GWAEA Itinerant Teacher of the Deaf/Hard of Hearing

2/6/2013

Today Grant Wood AEA and AEA267 are Teaming Up for Digital Learning Day

2/5/2013

Career Connections: Leading today's youth into tomorrow's workforce

2/4/2013

Grant Wood AEA Young Writers' Conference for students in 4th and 5th grades, May 9, 2013

2/1/2013

Save the Date: March 1 begins online registration for Grant Wood AEA's College for Kids

 

 

January

1/31/2013

Grant Wood AEA Professional Development: 21 Keys for High Performance Teaching and Learning, Feb. 25-26, March 11, 2013

1/30/2013

Grant Wood AEA offices closed Wednesday, Jan. 30, due to weather.

1/29/2013

Best of Impacting Lives: Increased Learning Time = Significant Results

1/28/2013

Meet the People Who Make a Difference for Children - GWAEA SLP Nancy Almasi

1/25/2013

Standards-Based Grading event in Iowa - April 24, 2013

1/24/2013

Best of Impacting Lives: Northwest AEA & Akron-Westfield Team Keeps Pushing for Student

1/23/2013

Session two of Engaging Stakeholders in the Great Conversation - Design Team Training, Jan. 23-24, 2013

1/23/2013

Grant Wood AEA Mentoring and Induction Program: Analyzing Student Work, Jan. 23-24, 2013

1/23/2013

Interested in becoming an AEAPDOnline Instructor?

1/22/2013

Engaging Stakeholders in the Great Conversation - Design Team Training, Jan. 22-23, 2013

1/21/2013

"Building Bridges" Eastern Iowa Assistive Technology Conference, April 16, 2013

1/18/2013

Visit the "impacting Lives" blog for a list of favorite stories.

1/16/2013

Are you registered for Grant Wood AEA's iPadU on July 11-12, 2013?

1/15/2013

Great math apps reviewed by Grant Wood AEA Math Team for K-12 students

1/11/2013

Grant Wood AEA "Road to Discovery: Transition to Adult Living, Learning and Working" presentations planned during February and March 2013

1/10/2013

Register now for Grant Wood AEA's Parent Transition Night planned on April 9, 2013

1/9/2013

Last chance to register for Monday's Common Core/Iowa Core Standards workshop, Tammy Heflebower.

1/8/2013

The Caldecott Medal is awarded during January to the illustrator of the most distinguished American picture book for children. Visit The Media Center at Grant Wood AEA for past winners.

1/7/2013

Save the Date: 2013 Grant Wood AEA College for Kids

1/3/2013

Grant Wood AEA will share part of a $14.68 million federal grant from US Department of Education

1/3/2013

Read the latest News to You - Information from the Grant Wood AEA Media Center

1/3/2013

Grant Wood AEA Professional Development: Standards, Assessment and Grading: Teaching Practices to Support Student Learning

1/2/2013

Read the PEP News Bulletin, Jan 2013

2012

 

December

 

Grant Wood AEA will close for winter break on Dec. 24, 2012 at 3 p.m. and will reopen on
Jan. 2, 2013, at 7:30 a.m.

   

12/21/2012

Visit GWAEA Job Openings for curriculum and specialist positions.

12/20/2012

Save the Date: Standards-Based Grading Conference planned April 24, 2013

12/19/2012

The Media Center at Grant Wood AEA: What can the Media Center do for you today?

12/18/2012

Grant Wood AEA's 2013 Parent Transition Night, April 9, 2013

12/17/2012

Grant Wood AEA’s access to eBooks…. Have you seen the NEW FolletShelf™? in the December 2012 info@gwaea newsletter for school teacher librarians

12/14/2012

Visit GWAEA Job Openings for PowerSchool consultant, specialist and consultant positions.

12/13/2012

Read the latest "AEAs Impacting Lives" blog update

12/12/2012

GWAEA Professional Development: Standards, Assessment and Grading: Teaching Practices to Support Student

12/11/2012

Iowa AEA's Impacting Lives: Benton CSD, Grant Wood AEA, and Iowa Department of Education support for reading.

12/10/2012

Grant Wood AEA provides specialists who work in the schools in support of teachers and students.

12/7/2012

Visit GWAEA Job Openings for consultant and specialist positions.

12/7/2012

The Grant Wood AEA Media Center has resources on National Pearl Harbor Day, Dec. 7

12/6/2012

Are you registered for iPadU?

12/5/2012

Register now for "Road to Discovery: Transition to Adult Living, Learning and Working" presentations

12/4/2012

Have you signed the Eastern Iowa Compact to help create education for the innovation age?

12/3/2012

Iowa Department of Education new report: Overcoming the Achievement Divide: Key Challenges and Solutions for Iowa Schools

   

November

11/30/2012

Visit GWAEA Job Openings for consultant and specialist positions.

11/29/20/12

GWAEA Professional Development: Coaching in Early Childhood

11/28/20/12

GWAEA's The Yellow Pages - A Directory of Services and Staff is available online

11/27/20/12

Grant Wood AEA Computer Services provides administrative software and service solutions to Iowa AEA's, LEA's.

11/26/20/12

Iowa AEA Online’s AEA Digital Library - digital media resources for Iowa educators and students.

11/21/20/12

Keep young minds active over Thanksgiving break w/BookFLIX - find Thanksgiving titles under the "Celebrations" tab

11/21/20/12

Grant Wood AEA part of Eastern IA Compact to propel education to the innovation age

11/20/20/12

GWAEA PD: Standards, Assessment and Grading: Teaching Practices to Support Student Learning

11/19/20/12

GWAEA PD: Standards, Assessment and Grading: Teaching Practices to Support Student Learning

11/16/20/12

Grant Wood AEA will close on Wednesday, Nov. 21, at 3 p.m. and reopen on Monday,
Nov. 26, at 7:30 a.m. in observance of Thanksgiving.

11/16/2012

Visit GWAEA Job Openings for consultant and specialist positions.

11/15/2012

The November issue of Iowa AEA's Impacting Lives features schools in GWAEA service area

11/14/2012

Have you registered for the Technology Vendor Fair on Dec. 19? (Cancelled)

11/13/2012

Corridor STEM Initiative/Engineering is Elementary Scale-up PD training today.

11/9/2012

Celebrate American Education Week, Nov. 12-16, 2012

11/8/2012

GWAEA Professional Development: iPadU: Slide to Unlock Learning, July 11-12, 2013

11/7/2012

GWAEA Audiologist Kelly Varnum received KCRG-TV9's A+ For Education Award, October 2012

11/6/2012

"Online resources support learning" feature in GWAEA's The Linker, Winter 2012

11/5/2012

Register through Grant Wood AEA Professional Development for the Technology Vendor Fair scheduled on Dec. 19, 2012

11/2/2012

Benton CSD, Grant Wood AEA, Iowa Department of Education support for reading featured in Nov-Dec Each and Every Child Newsletter

11/1/2012

GWAEA PD: Creating Digital Rich Classrooms: Teaching and Learning in a Web 2.0 World, Dec. 5

   

October

10/31/2012

Ever wonder if other countries have thanksgiving celebrations or harvest holidays? Visit CultureGrams – Iowa AEA Online.

10/30/2012

Grant Wood AEA provides specialists who work in the schools in support of teachers and students.

10/29/2012

The Media Center at Grant Wood AEA: What can the Media Center do for you today?

10/26/2012

Visit GWAEA Job Openings for specialist and consultant positions.

10/25/2012

Interested in what Creative Services offers to create your projects?

10/24/2012

GWAEA PD: Hands On Equations, Making Algebra Child's Play, Nov. 5

10/22/2012

Iowa AEA Online Resources Webinar Series begins Oct. 24 - Literacy. To register, visit
Grant Wood AEA Professional Development for webinar subject, time options. (Cancelled)

10/19/2012

The Eastern IA Compact, Bullying, and Ava's Story in latest Impacting Lives http://aeas4iowa.wordpress.com/

10/18/2012

GWAEA PD: Using Wraparound for Students with Emotional/Behavioral Challenges, Nov. 13

10/17/2012

Need sources, facts for an Election question, project or debate? Visit Iowa AEA Online -
SIRS Researcher

10/16/2012

Register now for Personalize Learning: Transform Learning for Every Learner

10/15/2012

Grant Wood AEA's Open Minds, Open Doors Conference planned Tuesday, Oct. 16, 2012

10/12/2012

The PEP News Bulletin, Oct. 2012

10/12/2012

Personalize Learning: Transform Learning for Every Learner. Course open to all interested educators statewide.

10/11/2012

GWAEA Professional Development: Creating & Facilitating Meetings that Promote Professional Development, Oct. 19

10/10/2012

Grant Wood AEA Professional Development: How to Work in Office 2010 Word and Excel

10/9/2012

Reminder to "sign" on to the Eastern Iowa Compact to create education for the innovation age.

10/8/2012

AEAs Impacting Lives-Providing Resources to Brighten Children’s Futures: Caroline’s Story

10/5/2012

Grant Wood Professional Development: The Conversation is the Relationship - Intro to Fierce Conversations

10/4/2012

Grant Wood AEA Professional Development: Hands On Equations, Making Algebra Child's Play, Nov. 5, 2012.

10/3/2012

Questions about copyright? See the Student Copyright Guidelines - “Brief Notes” revised Aug. 2012

10/2/2012

GWAEA Creative Services can provide support for your teaching and learning projects.

10/1/2012

Call Grant Wood AEA if you have concerns or questions about your child’s development.

   

September

9/28/2012

Visit GWAEA Job Openings for Autism Cons., Special Education Cons., Math Cons., OT, and Sch Psych positions.

9/27/2012

Visit GWAEA Job Openings for Autism Cons., Special Education Cons., Math Cons., OT, and Sch Psych positions.

9/26/2012

GWAEA’s Online Resources: “Online On the Road, “ Oct. 4, Strawberry Hill Elementary, Anamosa, 9 am. 

9/25/2012

So what is an AEA?

9/24/2012

GWAEA Professional Development: The Write Tools 101 and Multiparagraph Writing, Oct. 8-9

9/24/2012

Road to Discovery: Transition to Adult Living, Learning and Working Module #2 cancelled for Sept. 25, 2012.

9/21/2012

Visit GWAEA Job Openings for curriculum and specialist positions.

9/20/2012

GWAEA Professional Development: Ongoing Silent Epidemic: Brain Trauma in Education,
Oct. 29.

9/19/2012

Visit the many special databases inside Gale Resources – Iowa AEA Online.

9/18/2012

GWAEA Professional Development: Teaching and Learning for Today's Diverse Learning Community, Oct. 25, 2012

9/17/2012

GWAEA Regional Administrator Kim Owen named by Director Glass to Teaching Standards and Teacher Evaluation Task Force

9/14/2012

Need quick facts about national/world geography? Try CultureGrams - Iowa AEA Online

9/13/2012

Register now for Road to Discovery: Transition to Adult Living, Learning and Working presentations during September and October 2012

9/12/2012

Need to order Progress Monitoring materials for DIBELS Next?

9/11/2012

Registration is open for the Building Bridges: Eastern Iowa Assistive Technology Conference, April 16, 2013.

9/10/2012

Visit GWAEA Professional Development for a current list of courses and workshop

9/7/2012

Road to Discovery: Transition to Adult Living, Learning and Working Module #1 cancelled for Sept. 10, 2012. Registration is available for Modules 2-4.

9/6/2012

Last year, students in AEA10 accessed AEA online database resources nearly 18 million times!

9/5/2012

Students: Have information questions and assignments? Visit Iowa AEA Online

9/4/2012

Grant Wood AEA's The Linker, Fall 2012

   

August

8/31/2012

STEM Scale-Up Program applications due Sept. 14. The Corridor STEM Initiative (CSI) – Engineering is Elementary (EiE) component selected as one of 12 Iowa STEM Scale-Up Programs for 2012-2013

8/30/2012

GWAEA Media Center staff preparing Online On the Road, bringing online resources training to schools.

8/29/2012

STEM Scale-Up Program applications due Sept. 14. Learn more at www.iowastem.gov

8/28/2012

Advanced Assessment and Instruction in Reading registration deadline is Sept. 4.

8/27/2012

The 2012-2013 GWAEA Area 10 Education Directory is available online.

8/27/2012

Bookmark Iowa AEA Online for access to rigorous and relevant content that supports teaching the Iowa Core.

8/24/2012

Visit GWAEA Job Openings for curriculum and specialist positions.

8/23/2012

Visit GWAEA Professional Development for a current list of courses and workshops.

8/22/2012

AEA staff work in schools providing support services for students who may need extra help or who have IEPs.

8/21/2012

GWAEA Professional Development: Basic Administration, Scoring and Interpretation of Dynamic Indicators of Basic Early Literacy Skills (DIBELS-Next), Sept. 6

8/20/2012

GWAEA Creative Services can support your teaching and learning projects.

8/17/2012

Visit GWAEA Job Openings for curriculum and specialist positions.

8/16/2012

Grant Wood AEA Computer Services provides software solutions to Iowa AEAs and LEAs.

8/15/2012

AEA PD Online provides professional development opportunities 24/7.

8/14/2012

The GWAEA On-line Assessment System is an Internet tool to facilitate a district's student assessment data.

8/13/2012

GWAEA All-Agency Inservice today. Welcome back staff!

8/10/2012

GWAEA buildings will be closed for agency staff meetings on Monday, Aug. 13. Sixth St. and 33rd Ave. buildings will open at noon on Aug. 13; the Coralville facility will reopen on Aug. 14.

8/10/2012

Visit GWAEA Job Openings for consultant and specialist positions.

8/9/2012

Register now for Instructional Practices Inventory: A Process for Analyzing and Improving Student Engaged Learning, Sept. 26

8/8/2012

GWAEA Hearing Services provide identification, medical referrals, educational planning for students.

8/7/2012

Register now for "What Can We Do For You?" Discovery Day at GWAEA on Aug 27 for new or veteran teachers.

8/6/2012

Grant Wood AEA offers a variety of occupational and physical therapy services.

8/3/2012

Crozier appointed to the Governor’s STEM Regional Advisory Board

8/2/2012

Visit GWAEA Professional Development for a current list of courses and workshops.

8/1/2012

GWAEA’s transition support services support planning for students’ transitions for living, learning and working.

   

July

7/31/2012

Register now for "What Can We Do For You?" Discovery Day at GWAEA on Aug 27 for new or veteran teachers.

7/30/2012

The GWAEA Parent-Educator Partnership (PEP) links families, educators for better understanding and communication.

7/27/2012

Visit GWAEA Job Openings for Teacher: Off-Site Programs - Foundation 2 and specialist positions.

7/26/2012

Grant Wood AEA Computer Services provides software solutions to Iowa AEAs and LEAs.

7/25/2012

AEA PD Online provides professional development opportunities 24/7.

7/24/2012

The AEAs identify and serve children birth to age 5 through Early ACCESS and Early Childhood programs.

7/23/2012

Professional Learning Communities Coaching Academy registration is available.

7/20/2012

Visit GWAEA Job Openings for Teacher: Off-Site Programs - Foundation 2 and specialist positions.

7/19/2012

Register now for "What Can We Do For You?" Discovery Day at GWAEA on Aug 27 for new or veteran teachers.

7/18/2012

The Van Allen Science Teaching Center provides leadership and support for exemplary science teaching to ensure success for all learners.

7/17/2012

Level I Investigator Trainings and AEA Training System Webinars

7/16/2012

Grant Wood AEA's College for Kids plans Parent Day on July 18

7/13/2012

Visit GWAEA Job Openings for School Psych and Special Ed Consultant positions.

7/11/2012

Fall and Spring sessions of Evaluator Approval - Assessing Academic Rigor now available for registration.

7/10/2012

The AEA provides a wide assortment of assistive devices for children of all ages.

7/6/2012

Visit GWAEA Job Openings for consultant and specialist positions.

7/5/2012

The second session of Grant Wood AEA's College for Kids will be held July 9-20

7/3/2012

GWAEA Creative Services can support your teaching and learning projects.

7/2/2012

The AEA system assures families that each child will receive quality educational services, materials.

June

6/29/2012

Visit GWAEA Job Openings for Special Ed Consultant, School Psych and Teacher in Residence positions.

6/28/2012

Materials in the GWAEA Media Center provide support for a variety of initiatives.

6/27/2012

Teaching and Learning Through Inquiry-Based Learning: An Introduction to the Project Approach, Aug. 8-9, Coralville

6/26/2012

Grant Wood AEA provides specialists who work in the schools in support of teachers and students.

6/25/2012

It's the second year for Grant Wood AEA's C4K STEM Academy, June 25-29, 2012

6/22/2012

Visit the Grant Wood AEA Job Openings link on our website for consultant and specialist positions.

6/21/2012

Register now for "What Can We Do For You?" Discovery Day at GWAEA on Aug 27 for new or veteran teachers.

6/20/2012

AEAs Impacting Lives: AEA Instrumental in Helping First-Year Teacher Meet Preschool Program Standards

6/18/2012

AEAs Impacting Lives: Pleasantville Teen Anticipates Transition to College Thanks in Part to Support from AEA

6/15/2012

Visit GWAEA Job Openings for Technology Consultant and contracted positions.

6/14/2012

94% of AEA10 educators agree with the statement, “Generally the AEA services I have received….met my professional needs.”

6/13/2012

Openings still available for the Teacher Leadership Academy beginning June 27

6/12/2012

AEAs Impacting Lives: Northwest AEA/Akron-Westfield Team Keeps Pushing for Student

6/11/2012

Extend your summer learning with the resources of Iowa AEA Online

6/8/2012

Grant Wood Area Education Agency receives recommendation for full accreditation from the Department of Education

6/7/2012

Grant Wood AEA's College for Kids planned during June and July

6/6/2012

Register for “What Can We Do For You? Discovery Day at Grant Wood AEA,” new teacher In-service, August 27, 2012

6/5/2012

Interested in what GWAEA Creative Services offers to create your projects?

6/4/2012

AEAs Impacting Lives: ‘Amazing’ Results Make Literacy Kits Popular

6/1/2012

GWAEA Professional Development: Anchored Instruction: Iowa Core Literacy in Social Studies, History, and Technical Subjects

May

5/31/2012

GWAEA Professional Development to offer Evaluator Approval, Assessing Academic Rigor session in Coralville.

5/30/2012

May was Get Caught Reading Month. Were you caught reading? Visit professional reads in the GWAEA Media Center.

5/29/2012

Registrations due June 1 for GWAEA's 2012-2013 Contemporary School Leadership Program

5/25/2012

Visit GWAEA Job Openings for Technology Consultant, Computer Consultant (PowerSchool), and contracted positions.

5/24/2012

"A Parent’s Guide to 21st Century Learning" from The George Lucas Educational Foundation’s Edutopia

5/23/2012

GWAEA 2012 College for Kids registrations are due on May 28 before midnight.

5/21/2012

A progress update for the Eastern Iowa Compact is available at http://bit.ly/KsCb8n

5/18/2012

Visit the Grant Wood AEA Job Openings link for Technology Consultant, Computer Consultant (Powerschool), and contracted positions.

5/15/2012

Science projects on display at Iowa City event | TheGazette

5/14/2012

Read how Iowa's AEAs help students and teachers in the latest edition of "Impacting Lives"

5/11/2012

Corridor STEM Initiative plans Outside of School STEM program showcase on May 14

5/10/2012

What can the Media Center at Grant Wood AEA do for you today?

5/9/2012

AEAs Impacting Lives: Capturing Student Interest through the Use of Virtual Reality

5/8/2012

Registrations due June 1 for GWAEA's 2012-2013 Contemporary School Leadership Program

5/7/2012

Computer Services provides administrative software and service solutions to Iowa AEA's and LEA's.

5/4/2012

Iowa School Board Recognition Week, May 6-12, 2012 "Sowing the Seeds for Success"    

5/2/2012

Corridor STEM Initiative plans Outside of School STEM program showcase on May 14

5/1/2012

Grant Wood AEA to honor area educators, citizens and staff  

   

April

4/26/2012

Register now for the Teacher Leadership Academy

4/25/2012

Registrations due June 1 for GWAEA's 2012-2013 Contemporary School Leadership Program

4/24/2012

Interested in knowing what GWAEA's Creative Services offers or the processes to create your projects?

4/23/2012

GWAEA Media Center and Creative Services tours on Oct. 11 for library secretaries. Call 319-399-6750 for info.

4/20/2012

Register today for the 2012 GWAEA College for Kids summer enrichment sessions

4/19/2012

The next Wednesday Webinar is May 2: Technology Tools Team with Teaching Literacy.

4/18/2012

Inservice scheduled Aug 27 for new or veteran teachers about GWAEA services.

4/17/2012

The IEC Spring lamp & ballast order guide is now online! Order through May 25.

4/16/2012

AEA ‘Angel’ Gave Hope to Family Living with Autism. Learn more by visiting the Iowa AEA's Impacting Lives blog

4/11/2012

GWAEA PEP Program to present “Estate/Personal Life Planning for People with Disabilities,” April 24.

4/10/2012

Parent Transition Conference: "Your Child's Future...The Possibilities are Endless" planned April 10, 2012

4/10/2012

Today is the first Grant Wood AEA "Building Bridges" Eastern Iowa Assistive Technology Conference

4/10/2012

National Library Week - April 8-14, 2012. National D.E.A.R. Day-Drop Everything And Read Day - April 12. You Belong @ your library. What can the Media Center at Grant Wood AEA do for you today?

4/9/2012

Parent Transition Conference: "Your Child's Future...The Possibilities are Endless" planned April 10, 2012

4/6/2012

AEA 10 schools used our online resources over 12 million times this year.

Need more info? Visit the Online Resources page.

4/5/2012

Register today for the 2012 GWAEA College for Kids summer enrichment sessions

4/4/2012

The GWAEA VAST Center Toolkits is feature in The Linker, Summer 2012

4/3/2012

New ideas showcased at Grant Wood AEA | TheGazette

4/2/2012

Join us for Grant Wood AEA Innovation Day, April 2

   

March

 

3/29/2012

The next Wednesday Webinar is April 4: Free Online Audio and Video Resources. Register at http://bit.ly/q6Y6pB

3/28/2012

AEAs Impacting Lives - Supporting 1:1 Schools in Northeast Iowa

3/28/2012

Once you discover the Media Center's Classroom Collection, you won’t be able to check out just 1 item!

3/27/2012

AEA PD Online: Interested in becoming an online instructor? Check out the summer OLLIE.

3/26/2012

Transition Conference: "Your Child's Future...The Possibilities are Endless" planned April 10, 2012

3/23/2012

Purposeful Classroom: How to Structure Lessons with Learning Goals in Mind workshop with Doug Fisher on April 10.

3/21/2012

The GWAEA Media Center Classroom Collection has digital audio books (Playaways), book/CDs, interactive books, and interactive whiteboard items.

3/20/2012

AEAs Impacting Lives - Meet Melissa! Collaborating to Build Social Skills

3/19/2012

GWAEA HS teachers training seminar in entrepreneurship and designing a entrepreneurship classes begin in April.

3/16/2012

Please give us your feedback! The 2011-2012 AEA/DE Customer Survey continues through April 6, 2012.

3/15/2012

AEA PD Online offers courses anywhere with an Internet connection. Find courses on the website.

3/14/2012

Did you know that 1,902 items were checked out from the Grant Wood AEA Media Center's Classroom Collection in January 2012? The average is 1, 400 items per month. To learn more, visit the Media Center at Grant Wood AEA,

3/13/2012

Substitute Authorization training to meet requirements for the Substitute Authorization Program begins April 4. Visit Grant Wood AEA Professional Development to register.

3/12/2012

Transition Conference: "Your Child's Future...The Possibilities are Endless" planned April 10, 2012

3/9/2012

Bullying/Harassment Intake and Investigator Workshop planned on March 20. Register through GWAEA Professional Development.

3/8/2012

What’s in the GWAEA Media Center Classroom Collection? Resources - ELL, guidance, EC, gifted, curricular areas.

3/7/2012

GWAEA Corridor STEM Initiative joins STEM Day at the Capitol, Wednesday, March 7

3/6/2012

AEAs Impacting Lives - Meet Colton! - Assistive Technology Works for Student with Autism.

3/5/2012

The 2011-12 AEA/DE Customer Survey is available Monday, March 5 through Friday, April 6.

3/2/2012

AEAs Impacting Lives - Meet Mason & Lauren! Braille Contests Offer Unique Experiences for Visually Impaired

3/1/2012

Registration is now available for the 2012 GWAEA College for Kids summer enrichment sessions.

February

 

2/29/2012

info@gwaea, Feb. 2012, a newsletter for school teacher librarians now available

2/28/2012

Iowa applies for No Child Left Behind waiver

2/27/2012

AEAs Impacting Lives - Meet  Carson! Closing the Achievement Gap for Students who are Deaf & Hard of Hearing

2/24/2012

The next Wednesday Webinar is March 7: Technology Tools Team with Teaching Science. Register at http://bit.ly/q6Y6pB.

2/23/2012

Have you seen the AEAs advocacy video of how Iowa's AEAs are providing support for students, families and educators?

2/22/2012

Transition Conference: "Your Child's Future...The Possibilities are Endless" planned April 10, 2012

2/21/2012

Visit the AEAs Impacting Lives blog for examples of how Iowa's AEAs are "Impacting Lives"

2/20/2012

The GWAEA iPad Project is featured in The Linker, Spring 2012

2/17/2012

NASA selects Iowa teacher to be “Agent of Change” for STEM education

2/16/2012

PLC training: Creating a Climate of High Expectations: It's a Collaborative Thing, Feb 28,
8:30 a.m.- 3:30 p.m.

2/15/2012

See how AEA physical therapy services have helped a first grader who was born with cerebral palsy

2/14/2012

Visit the Iowa Educators Consortium newly revised website

2/10/2012

AEA PD Online offers professional learning with license renewal and graduate credit options

2/9/2012

Iowa AEA Online - Educational resources provided by Iowa's Area Education Agencies. Learn more at http://www.iowaaeaonline.org/

2/8/2012

The next Wednesday Webinar is March 7: Technology Tools Team with Teaching Science. Register at http://bit.ly/q6Y6pB.

2/7/2012

See article: A safe place | TheGazette: Personal bullying stories presented to parents during PTA forum. GWAEA staff joined the panel discussion.

2/6/2012

The Media Center at Grant Wood AEA contains print and digital resources that support student learning.

2/3/2012

Input from Iowans wanted at meetings about state’s No Child Left Behind waiver request.
Grant Wood AEA Regional Meetings planned Feb. 7.

2/2/2012

Creating a Climate of High Expectations: It's a Collaborative Thing. PLC workshop on Feb 28.

2/1/2012

Kevin Honeycutt presenting “Trends, Tactics and Tools for 21st Century Learning” at Grant Wood AEA.

January

 

1/310/2012

GWAEA school social workers provide evaluation, counseling and consultation to students, parents and families.

1/30/2012

Reminder to "sign” on to the Eastern Iowan Compact to create education for the innovation age.

1/27/2012

The next GWAEA Wednesday Webinar is Feb. 1: Top 10 Picks in Technology.

1/26/2012

The Childcare Alliance Response Team (CART) provides intensive behavioral support for children ages 0-5 not identified as having special education needs.

1/25/2012

The Corridor STEM Initiative provides support for science, technology, engineering and math.

1/24/2012

Interested in what GWAEA's Creative Services has to offer or the processes used to create your projects?

1/23/2012

GWAEA staff work in schools providing support services for students who may need extra help or have IEPs.

1/20/2012

Grant Wood AEA management and contracted positions are posted for the 2012-13 school year. To learn more or for an application, visit our website job openings page.

1/18/2012

Top 10 Picks in Technology is the GWAEA Wednesday Webinar on Feb. 1.

1/17/2012

Most of the districts in the Grant Wood AEA service area use the agency’s accounting and payroll services. To learn more, visit GWAEA Computer Services.

1/16/2012

GWAEA's Creative Services is thinking about adding coil binding as an
option in addition to spiral binding. Which would you use more? Email Creative Services

1/13/2012

Input from Iowans wanted at meetings about state’s No Child Left Behind waiver request
Grant Wood AEA Regional Meetings planned Feb. 7

1/12/2012

“Sign” on to the Eastern Iowan Compact to create education for the innovation age.

1/10/2012

The GWAEA PEP Program links families and educators for better understanding and communication.

1/9/2012

The VAST Center Academy to host science kit workshops during January, Februay

1/6/2012

Branstad-Reynolds administration unveils final recommendations for world-class schools

1/5/2012

Iowa students sought for new state advisory group

1/5/2012

GWAEA to host Doug Fisher 4/11/12. Purposeful Classrooms: How to Structure Lessons with Learning Goals in Mind.

1/4/2012

Register now for the Road to Discovery: Transition to Adult Living, Learning and Working free workshop series - Grant Wood AEA Parent-Educator Partnership

1/3/2012

IEC Winter Paper Buy has been EXTENDED to Jan. 13! Get order details at http://bit.ly/sMSWPU

1/2/2012

Technology Tools Team with Teaching Math is the GWAEA Wednesday Webinar on Jan. 4.

2011

 

December

 

12/30/11

GWAEA offers opportunities for professional learning to enhance skills, practices to improve student learning.

12/29/11

Grant Wood AEA’s Computer Services provides software solutions to Iowa AEA's and LEA's.

12/28/11

Grant Wood AEA Creative Services offers creative options to support teaching and learning.

12/27/11

Transition Support Services assist student transitions for living, learning and working.

12/26/11

The Media Center has resources to support instructional excellence and learning opportunities for all students.

12/23/11

Grant Wood AEA provides support for assistive technology.

12/22/11

Grant Wood AEA’s Autism Core Team provides services to students and families.

12/21/11

Grant Wood AEA will close for winter break on Dec. 22 at 3 p.m. and reopen on
Jan. 2 at 7:30 a.m.

12/20/11

Nationwide survey to support geographic education

12/20/11

Technology Tools Team with Teaching Math is the GWAEA Wednesday Webinar on Jan. 4.

12/19/11

Registration available for The 2012 World Food Prize Iowa Youth Institute

12/16/11

Orders for IEC bulk paper are due Jan. 6, 2012. Save big! Order your supply today

12/16/11

Savings, student improvement, teacher leaders & technology - 4 ways Iowa's AEAs are Impacting Lives

12/1511

GWAEA to host Doug Fisher 4/11/12. Purposeful Classrooms: How to Structure Lessons with Learning Goals in Mind.

12/14/11

Local legislators get educator feedback on reform blueprint

12/14/11

GWAEA collaborates to offer on-site/online programs leading to educator endorsements.

12/13/11

Reminder: Education Dialogue with Legislators is tonight

12/12/11

GWAEA's The Yellow Pages - A Directory of Services and Staff is available online

12/9/11

Education Blueprint Discussion with Legislators planned Dec. 13

12/8/11

"Road to Discovery" transition workshop featured in the PEP News Bulletin, December 2011

12/6/11

Have You Seen the Iowa AEA Online Teacher Resources?

12/5/11

The AEAs provide services for children birth to age 5 through Early ACCESS and Early Childhood programs.

12/2/11

Visit GWAEA Job Openings for curriculum and specialist positions.

12/1/11

Why we have an AEA

November

 

11/30/11

Grant Wood AEA expands PowerSchool options | TheGazette

11/30/11

Collaborating with Digital Images is the GWAEA Wednesday Webinar on Dec. 7. Info and links to registration through Grant Wood AEA Professional Development

11/29/11

Orders for IEC bulk paper are due Jan. 6, 2012. Save big! Order your supply today

11/28/11

PEP Program "Road to Discovery: Transition to Adult Living, Learning and Working" workshop, Jan/Feb 2012

11/23/11

Grant Wood AEA will close on Wednesday, Nov. 23, at 3 p.m. and reopen on Monday, Nov. 28, at 7:30 a.m. in observance of Thanksgiving.

11/23/11

Grant Wood AEA VAST Center brings science to life | TheGazette

11/22/11

Virtually ALL Iowa students are touched by AEAs everyday. Advocate for AEAs and students.

11/21/11

"Developing leadership capacity to improve teaching and learning" is feature in GWAEA's
The Linker
- Winter 2011

11/18/11

GWAEA is accepting applications for the following: School Psychologist, Special Educ Consultant, SLP.

11/17/11

Career Connections is a school-to-work transition program supporting students with disabilities.

11/16/11

U of I Foreign Lang Asst Prof looking for ELL or foreign Language teachers using Twitter. Know of one? Please contact her @pamwesely

11/15/11

Check out the new Awards Maker that is now available for your use in GWAEA's Creative Services Work Center.

11/14/11

Celebrate American Education Week - Advocate for Iowa's AEAs

11/10/11

GWAEA Wednesday Webinars focus on technology. Visit the schedule.

11/9/11

VAST Center Science Academies begin second round of teacher led inservices on November 29, 2011

11/7/11

Iowa AEA Online offers 3 resources for preK-3: BookFLIX, Britannica Learning Zone & Gale InfoBits.

11/3/11

Have you taken the IEC survey yet? Why not take it today?

11/2/11

The Linker’s “VAST incorporates lean principles” article excerpts reprinted in the national
FOSS Newsletter, Fall 2011.
Originally printed in Grant Wood AEA's The Linker,
Summer 2011.

11/1/11

GWAEA supports 28 out of 32 districts in Area 10 with PowerSchool

October

 

10/31/11

What is the AEA? Information for New Teachers in AEA 10

10/28/11

Last year, Grant Wood AEA’s print shop printed over 2.5 million pages in support of area schools.

10/27/11

GWAEA Creative Services can copy/print color original/files.

10/26/11

Visit the schools served by Grant Wood AEA data-driven directory map at http://bit.ly/sIhFYq

10/25/11

Study groups identify issues, research professional literature, implement strategies to increase achievement.

10/24/11

Professional learning: Supporting students with handwriting and motor planning Nov. 10-11 with Susan Thompson.

10/21/11

Corridor STEM Initiative Grant Recipients for 2011-12

10/19/11

Visit the Corridor STEM Initiative's new website

10/18/11

Fall 2011 IEC Bulb and Ballast order guide is now online. Order deadline Nov. 18.

10/17/11

Eastern Iowans sign change compact

10/14/11

Open Minds, Open Doors Conference planned Tuesday, Oct. 18

10/12/11

Educators participated in Coaching and Observation Strategies

10/10/11

Corridor STEM Initiative Out-of-School Grant Opportunity applications date extended to October 19, 2011

10/6/11

Student video contest announced: “What if you could change everything about the way you learn?”

10/5/11

Area educators announce new initiative promoting education

10/4/11

Author Jamie Vollmer speaks at three area meetings Oct 5. Session 2-4 at CR Human Services Facility - free and open to the public.

10/4/11

The IEC wants to know how they can improve! Take the IEC Customer Service Survey

10/3/11

Iowa Education Reform with Linda Fandel, Education Advisor for Gov. Branstad, Oct. 4, 8:30-10:30 a.m.

10/3/11

One Unshakable Vision: World Class Schools for Iowa (Blueprint)

10/3/11

Watch Iowa's education reform press conference

September

 

9/30/11

AEAs Impacting Lives: Early ACCESS Success

9/29/11

Upcoming workshops featured in the September 2011 PEP News Bulletin

9/28/11

Register for the GWAEA Webinar "What's TPACK?" on Oct. 5

9/26/11

New kinds of collaboration needed

9/23/11

Decision-Making for Results/Data Team Training by the Leadership and Learning Center registrations due Sept. 28

9/22/11

Iowa AEA Online - Educational Resources Provided by Iowa's Area Education Agencies

9/21/11

Recent customer feedback: “I work closely in Special Education with multiple areas at the AEA. They are an invaluable asset to my teaching.”

9/20/11

"Summer STEM learning" is featured in GWAEA¹s The Linker - Fall 2011

9/19/11

Innovation for a single classroom

9/16/11

Immerse yourself in Iowa AEA Online and the Iowa Core

9/15/11

Strong leaders needed for transformation

9/14/11

Iowa's Area Education Agencies seek applicants for Government Relations Specialist position

9/13/11

Google Apps, EdInsight, Iowa Core, VAST classes, web IEPs – another day of learning at Grant Wood AEA.

9/12/11

Iowa Core Leadership and Learning, 2011-2012

9/9/11

DIBELS Next materials available from GWAEA Creative Services

9/8/11

GWAEA Webinars for 2011-2012

9/6/11

Schools must go 'considerably' beyond 3 Rs - Iowa Future

August

 

8/29/11

Education Summit for mobile listeners

8/25/11

Check out the 2011-2012 Grant Wood AEA Professional Development workshops
and courses for credit for your professional learning needs.

8/24/11

The Grant Wood AEA Parent-Educator Partnership (PEP) links families and educators for better understanding and communication. Learn more in the PEP News Bulletin, August 2011.

8/23/11

Parents who have concerns about their child's development may contact the
AEA for an evaluation.

8/22/11

New roles for 21st century principals

8/19/11

Iowa AEA Initiatives: Collaboration Creates Efficiencies

8/17/11

Welcome back to the approximately 70,000 students in schools served by Grant
Wood AEA.

8/12/11

We look forward to hearing from our new Chief Administrator, Joe Crozier, All Agency meeting Monday afternoon.

8/11/11

We look forward to Dr. Jason Glass as keynote speaker at our Grant Wood AEA All Agency staff meeting on Monday, Aug 15.

8/10/11

Grant Wood AEA offers new teachers an overview of the AEA system on its Website.

8/9/11

GWAEA Media Center announces FollettShelf ebooks for students and teachers to search and read ebooks.

8/8/11

Grant Wood AEA welcomes 10 new staff members as their orientation begins today.

8/8/11

Save with the IEC & SchoolReach’s ‘Back to School’ special offer! Good during August.

8/5/11

A new Iowa Future video, “Iowa, Did You Know?,” highlights the drastic changes occurring in Iowa and the world, and shows that schools are struggling to keep up in today’s dynamic new global environment.

8/4/11

E-Registration Saves Time for Parents and Schools

8/1/11

Going to the 2011 SAI Conference? Be sure to visit the Iowa Educators Consortium (IEC) in booth 503 for games, prizes, snacks and fun!

July

 

7/27/11

Use hashtag #IAEdFuture to keep momentum/discussion going on future of education for Iowa.

7/27/11

IA DE survey shows 93% of teachers agree, “Generally the AEA services I have received or participated in met my professional needs.”

7/26/11

AEA10’s automated substitute system handled 51,596 requests last year for participating schools – a 15% increase over the previous year!

7/22/11

See how the AEA helped these parents’ children

7/21/11

Over 82,000 students will be enrolled in 20+ districts this year using Grant Wood AEA's e-registration software for PowerSchool.

7/20/11

GWAEA has trained 275 teachers this year in Write Tools, a K-12 systemic literacy program connecting writing, reading and thinking.

7/11/11

"Cool" careers are here in Iowa

June

 

6/17/11

College for Kids celebrates 25 years

6/17/11

Don’t miss your chance to save on school foodservice and supplies. IAEP sign-up deadline is 6/30!

May

 

5/27/11

Literacy Intervention Fair, June 7

5/26/11

Physical Education - New Ideas, New Approaches, June 3-4, 2011

5/25/11

IEC statewide paper orders due May 27. Don’t delay…order today!

5/16/11

AEA PD Online Needs Instructors

5/13/11

Students to showcase STEM learning

5/10/11

Grant Wood AEA celebrates School Board Recognition Week, May 8-13, 2011

5/10/11

Career Enhancement Opportunity: 2011-2012 Teacher in Residence

5/6/11

Applications available for 2011-2012 Contemporary School Leadership Program

5/5/11

Google Apps Professional Development Online

5/5/11

iEvaluate courses start May 16

5/5/11

Grant Wood AEA archived webinars, 2010-2011

5/4/11

Introducing AEA PD Online

April

 

4/30/11

Joe Crozier Named New Chief of Grant Wood AEA

4/29/11

Autism expert Scott Bellini to present at Grant Wood AEA on Aug. 4

4/27/11

Grant Wood AEA Innovation Celebration

4/27/11

Two finalists announced for Grant Wood AEA chief position

4/19/11

Career Awareness Class, June 21-23, 2011

March

 

3/30/11

Register now for 2011 College for Kids. Enrollment in June afternoon Science Academy is closed.

3/29/11

Dr. Punya Mishra presents to 21st Century Learning Institute

3/21/11

Applications due April 20 for new statewide eCurriculum team

3/11/11

Literacy Intervention Fair, June 7

3/10/11

Entrepreneurship workshop for high school teachers, April 13-14

3/9/11

Adapting Activities and Sports for ALL students - Physical Education: New Ideas, New Approaches workshop April 8-9 Postponed

3/14/11

STEM grants benefit students in Area 10

3/4/11

Iowa AEA Online resources for 2011-2012

3/2/11

Grant Wood AEA Child Check dates for April, May

3/1/11

Grant Wood AEA's College for Kids registration

February

 

2/28/11

The GWAEA Mentoring and Induction Program supports new and veteran teachers

2/24/11

Summer van delivery moves to every other week schedule beginning June 13

2/23/11

GWAEA's Crozier quoted in Wall St. Journal - Google Apps for Education

2/17/11

21st Century Learning Institute applications due March 4

2/15/11

AEA Media Centers Are A Quality School Resource

2/4/11

Grant Wood AEA Child Check dates for March

2/1/11

Promoting the Need for Innovation

January

 

1/13/11

"Sustaining System Change for the Iowa Core" featuring Dr. Susan Leddick, March 8, 2011

1/12/11

Grant Wood AEA PEP Program offers Assistive Technology for Your Student workshop on Feb. 12, 2011

1/3/11

Grant Wood AEA Child Check dates for February

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