College for Kids
Summer Enrichment Program | June 20-30 and July 10-20, 2023
Founded in 1987, the College for Kids Summer Enrichment Program is offered to eligible high-ability middle school students who enjoy being academically and/or creatively challenged and who wish to expand on their advanced talents and abilities by taking faster-paced, topic-specific courses on a college campus.Learn More
Open Minds, Open Doors
STEM career conference | 2023 Conference Thursday, Oct. 12. Registration Information Available this Fall.Open Minds, Open Doors is a half-day conference intended to encourage middle school girls (7th-8th grades) to pursue career fields with foundations in science, technology, engineering and math (STEM). Grant Wood AEA is pleased to collaborate with the Association of University Women (AAUW) and Coe College to provide the annual Open Minds, Open Doors conference. Presenters for this event represent a variety of careers and businesses in the Cedar Rapids/Iowa City corridor. Learn More
Young Writers Conference
2023 Conference Friday, May 5. Registration starting soon!
Grant Wood AEA to offers a one day Young Writers’ Conference for 4th and 5th grade students in the spring. Accompanied by a teacher from their school, students will attend an author session, two workshop sessions, and a sharing session where students will share samples of their own writing.