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    Free Computer Science Professional Learning for Teachers

    The Iowa Department of Education announced the Computer Science Professional Development Incentive Fund (CSPDIF) this month. Applications are now open and will be accepted… Read More

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    ISU Offering Free Virtual Courses for Parents

    The following are a few upcoming virtual educational offerings provided by Iowa State University Extension and Outreach. Foster parent credit is available for all courses… Read More

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    Grant Wood AEA is Seeking College for Kids Instructors

    Apply today to be an instructor for the summer of 2022! Dates for this summer’s program are: June 21, 2022 – July 1, 2022 (Session… Read More

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    Embedding Social Learning Across the Day for Students with Autism Spectrum Disorders or Related Social Challenges

    This class will provide a targeted approach to embedding specific social learning opportunities for students with autism spectrum disorders in activities throughout their school… Read More

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    Supporting Instruction with Seesaw

    This course will provide learning around skills with the Seesaw platform that will support the design of classroom instruction. Participants will evaluate, organize, and… Read More

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    Arts Integration: Creative, Rigorous & Meaningful Learning

    Students in arts integrated classrooms have higher levels of engagement and fewer disciplinary referrals, resulting in high academic achievement. Why? Because creative processes help students construct… Read More

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    Beyond 90/90/90 – Supporting and Developing Seating and Mobility Systems for Task Engagement and Performance

    Sensory processing directly affects visual convergence, focus and attention, and postural control. To assist children in better “access” and engagement in independent activity, we must… Read More

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    Pear Deck in a BLENDED Classroom

    The goal of a blended classroom is to work to personalize instruction for students. This is a lofty goal and there are many levels of… Read More

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    Pear Deck in a Classroom…Takeaways

    Special Note: This blog is about the Premium Pear Deck Feature of Takeaways in Pear Deck. All Grant Wood AEA Schools have access to the… Read More

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    Goldie’s Kids Club Holiday Boxes

    Goldie’s Kids Club is a group for children under the age of 12 through the State Historical Society of Iowa aimed at teaching kids about… Read More