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A monthly connection opportunity for principals in Grant Wood Area Education Agency.]]>
Mon, 28 Sep 2020 13:40:00 +0000 https://www.gwaea.org/educators/educator-blog/2020/09/principal-network https://www.gwaea.org/educators/educator-blog/2020/09/principal-network 0
Scoop on 'Self-Care'

“Self-care” has been a huge topic of discussion in recent times, with many sources discussing its importance. But what exactly is “self-care”, and how do we do it?]]>
Fri, 18 Sep 2020 19:24:00 +0000 https://www.gwaea.org/educators/educator-blog/2020/09/scoop-self-care https://www.gwaea.org/educators/educator-blog/2020/09/scoop-self-care 0
Materials to Support Learners and Their Teachers: Longer Checkouts This Year

We appreciate items being returned to the Media Center on time to make cleaning and redistributing to other school districts timely and effective. In an effort to make this easier, we have added additional days to the majority of the items we loan.]]>
Thu, 17 Sep 2020 19:24:00 +0000 https://www.gwaea.org/educators/educator-blog/2020/09/materials-support-learners-and-their-teachers-longer-checkouts-year https://www.gwaea.org/educators/educator-blog/2020/09/materials-support-learners-and-their-teachers-longer-checkouts-year 0
Substitute Authorization Guide 2020-21: Resources & Requirements

Governor Reynold's proclamation on July 17, 2020 temporarily changes the requirements for substitute teaching throughout the state. Resources and information on these changes are available.]]>
Tue, 15 Sep 2020 17:45:00 +0000 https://www.gwaea.org/educators/educator-blog/2020/09/substitute-authorization-guide-2020-21-resources-requirements https://www.gwaea.org/educators/educator-blog/2020/09/substitute-authorization-guide-2020-21-resources-requirements 0
Iowa's Area Education Agencies Partner with Iowa-Based Pear Deck to Give Iowa Schools Powerful Learning Tools

AEAs across Iowa are providing access to Pear Deck's flexible instructional technology to improve student outcomes during an unprecedented start to the school year.]]>
Mon, 14 Sep 2020 19:43:00 +0000 https://www.gwaea.org/educators/educator-blog/2020/09/iowas-area-education-agencies-partner-iowa-based-pear-deck-give-iowa-schools-powerful-learning-tools https://www.gwaea.org/educators/educator-blog/2020/09/iowas-area-education-agencies-partner-iowa-based-pear-deck-give-iowa-schools-powerful-learning-tools 0
New Online Math Resources

To support blended and distance learning, the GWAEA math team reviewed and recommended the use of three powerful learning resources; Mathalicious, StrADDegy, and K-5 Math.]]>
Fri, 11 Sep 2020 13:02:00 +0000 https://www.gwaea.org/educators/educator-blog/2020/09/new-online-math-resources https://www.gwaea.org/educators/educator-blog/2020/09/new-online-math-resources 0
Introducing Classlink

ClassLink is a single sign on tool that allows students and educators to log in one time and use any Grant Wood AEA online resource with no additional login.]]>
Fri, 11 Sep 2020 12:53:00 +0000 https://www.gwaea.org/educators/educator-blog/2020/09/introducing-classlink https://www.gwaea.org/educators/educator-blog/2020/09/introducing-classlink 0
Child & Youth Mental Health First Aid Training

Trainers are available through Grant Wood AEA to provide Child & Youth Mental Health First Aid training in your district.]]>
Thu, 10 Sep 2020 18:23:00 +0000 https://www.gwaea.org/educators/educator-blog/2020/09/child-youth-mental-health-first-aid-training https://www.gwaea.org/educators/educator-blog/2020/09/child-youth-mental-health-first-aid-training 0
09 Thu, 03 Sep 2020 20:53:49 +0000 https://www.gwaea.org/educators/educator-blog/2020/09 https://www.gwaea.org/educators/educator-blog/2020/09 0 Orders and Van Deliveries Begin September 8

Grant Wood AEA's van deliveries will begin after Labor Day.]]>
Wed, 02 Sep 2020 18:36:00 +0000 https://www.gwaea.org/educators/educator-blog/2020/orders-and-van-deliveries-begin-sept-8 https://www.gwaea.org/educators/educator-blog/2020/orders-and-van-deliveries-begin-sept-8 0
08 Mon, 17 Aug 2020 19:22:31 +0000 https://www.gwaea.org/educators/educator-blog/2020/08 https://www.gwaea.org/educators/educator-blog/2020/08 0 Iowa AEA System Deliverables for Online Learning Professional Development

Iowa’s Area Education Agencies have collaborated to generate multiple professional development opportunities and resources that support appropriate instructional pedagogy for teaching in the online environment.]]>
Mon, 17 Aug 2020 19:17:00 +0000 https://www.gwaea.org/educators/educator-blog/2020/08/iowa-aea-system-deliverables-online-learning-professional-development https://www.gwaea.org/educators/educator-blog/2020/08/iowa-aea-system-deliverables-online-learning-professional-development 0
Fall Substitute Authorization Classes

August and September Substitute Authorization courses will be offered through Grant Wood AEA.]]>
Mon, 13 Jul 2020 18:24:00 +0000 https://www.gwaea.org/educators/educator-blog/2020/07/august-and-september-substitute-authorization-classes https://www.gwaea.org/educators/educator-blog/2020/07/august-and-september-substitute-authorization-classes 0
07 Thu, 09 Jul 2020 17:13:13 +0000 https://www.gwaea.org/educators/educator-blog/2020/07 https://www.gwaea.org/educators/educator-blog/2020/07 0 Return to Learn Resources

Grant Wood AEA and the Iowa Area Education Agency statewide system worked with several continuous learning and virtual learning companies to cull information about their resources to help districts navigate options for their Return to Learn plans.]]>
Thu, 09 Jul 2020 17:05:00 +0000 https://www.gwaea.org/educators/educator-blog/2020/07/return-learn-resources https://www.gwaea.org/educators/educator-blog/2020/07/return-learn-resources 0
Area Educators Honored as PBIS People of the Year 2020

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Thu, 21 May 2020 18:02:00 +0000 https://www.gwaea.org/educators/educator-blog/2020/05/area-educators-honored-pbis-people-year-2020 https://www.gwaea.org/educators/educator-blog/2020/05/area-educators-honored-pbis-people-year-2020 0
Return to Learn Technical Assistance Professional Learning Sessions

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Wed, 20 May 2020 20:09:00 +0000 https://www.gwaea.org/educators/educator-blog/2020/05/continuous-online-learning-field-guide-assistance-sessions https://www.gwaea.org/educators/educator-blog/2020/05/continuous-online-learning-field-guide-assistance-sessions 0
Swing into Reading with BookFLIX, TrueFLIX and TumbleBook

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Tue, 12 May 2020 12:42:00 +0000 https://www.gwaea.org/educators/educator-blog/2020/05/swing-reading-bookflix-trueflix-and-tumblebook https://www.gwaea.org/educators/educator-blog/2020/05/swing-reading-bookflix-trueflix-and-tumblebook 0
Novel Effect: Another Way to Support Reading

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Mon, 11 May 2020 18:38:00 +0000 https://www.gwaea.org/educators/educator-blog/2020/05/another-way-support-reading https://www.gwaea.org/educators/educator-blog/2020/05/another-way-support-reading 0
05 Thu, 07 May 2020 21:32:52 +0000 https://www.gwaea.org/educators/educator-blog/2020/05 https://www.gwaea.org/educators/educator-blog/2020/05 0