Posted on 09/18/2018 at 12:07 PM by Blog Experts

Iowa Culture & Language Conference registration open! Dates are Nov. 5-7 in Coralville ow.ly/VAMJ30lS6Zp All are encouraged to attend!

Posted on 09/04/2018 at 01:26 PM by Blog Experts

Dear EL Colleagues, The 2018 Iowa Culture and Language Conference will be here before we know it. ICLC will be...

Posted on 08/20/2018 at 07:47 AM by Blog Experts

The Our Kids 2018 Summer Institute held this past June was a great success. The two days were full of...

Posted on 04/27/2018 at 08:37 AM by Blog Experts

Attached is the 2018-2019 Lau Plan Template with updates. These updates are aligned to Every Student Succeeds Act. There are...

Posted on 04/27/2018 at 08:28 AM by Blog Experts

Dear EL Colleagues, Eric Van Dorin has asked me to send you the following message and Webinar invite. Eric is...

Posted on 04/27/2018 at 08:16 AM by Blog Experts

Dear EL Colleagues, All schools in Iowa will be required to implement the new ELPA21 Dynamic Screening Assessment for new...

Posted on 04/19/2018 at 01:14 PM by Blog Experts

Here is a great article titled, "12 Ways to Support English Learners in the Mainstream Classroom" about helping English learners...

Posted on 03/12/2018 at 09:35 AM by Blog Experts

The 14th Annual Our Kids Summer Institute will be held on June 12-13 at North Polk High School. Pre-K through...

Posted on 02/22/2018 at 10:58 AM by Blog Experts

The following is an excerpt from a document titled, "What Teachers Should Know About Instruction for English Language Learners" (Theresa...

Posted on 02/02/2018 at 02:15 PM by Blog Experts

We hear a lot about the concept of a growth mindset in education today. This type of mindset is beneficial...