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How to Get My Child Evaluated

Call Grant Wood AEA if you have ANY concerns or questions about your child’s development. We can put you in touch with the right people who can help evaluate such things as your child’s speech, hearing, vision, emotional development, behavior or pre-school readiness.

Or if your child has a known condition, was born prematurely, was exposed to lead or drugs or is in foster care, she or he is automatically eligible for services from ages birth to three. These services are available at no cost to families.

For more information, call Grant Wood AEA, 319-399-6700 or 1-800-332-8488.

Information about Special Education

Grant Wood AEA offers a variety of special education services. For information, visit the link above or call Grant Wood AEA at 319-399-6700 or 1-800-332-8488.


Homeschooling Parent Resources

Resources area available for parents who are homschooling their students. These resources include the Grant Wood AEA Online Catalog, the Grant Wood AEA Teacher Work Center, and the resources of Iowa AEAOnline.

Parent Training and Classes

A variety of learning opportunities for parents are available. Information and updated schedules are available through the Grant Wood AEA Parent Educator Partnership (PEP), the Parent Education Consortium (PEC), and Play and Learn of East Central Iowa.

Student Opportunities

Grant Wood AEA's College for Kids and Open Minds, Open Doors conferences offer a variety of enrichment opportunities for students. Information about additional learning activities is available.

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Grant Wood Area Education Agency extends equal opportunities in its employment practices, educational programs and services, and does not discriminate on the basis of color, gender, race, national origin, religion, creed, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, disability, veteran status or as otherwise prohibited by law. If you believe you or your child has been discriminated against or treated unjustly, please contact the Agency’s Equity Coordinator, Maria Cashman, at 319-399-6847 or 800-332-8488 or TDD 319-399-6766, Grant Wood AEA, 4401 Sixth St SW, Cedar Rapids, IA 52404.