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Signs of Suicide (SOS): Suicide prevention curriculum for students
Signs of Suicide (SOS) is an evidence-based youth suicide prevention program for middle and high schools. SOS raises awareness about the importance of mental health, empowers students to recognize warning signs, and teaches them how to seek help for their friends.
How we help educators, students & families
Accelerate children’s learning and development
Iowa’s AEAs provide educational equity for all Iowa children with emphasis on those with diverse learning needs.
Inspire educators to sustain superior learning outcomes
Iowa’s AEAs provide professional tools and learning experiences to support the implementation of evidence-based curriculum, instruction, and assessment.
Innovate with schools to maximize system effectiveness
Iowa’s AEAs provide economies of scale, and program and infrastructure supports.
Partner with community organizations
Iowa’s AEAs provide expertise to healthcare and non-profit groups so that children who are experiencing delays can be evaluated by therapists and other specialists.
What we’re proud of
students served by Northwest AEA
public school districts served by Northwest AEA
school staff served by Northwest AEA
private schools served by Northwest AEA
She’s more than just a speech therapist,
she has given our child a voice.