Posted on 04/29/2019 at 09:52 AM by
Northwest AEA will be hosting a Title III Networking Day on May 17, 2019. It will be held at NWAEA...
Posted on 04/29/2019 at 09:46 AM by
All state-funded preschool programs in Iowa are required to administer the Teaching Strategies GOLD Child Assessment. The multi-domain, observation-based, curriculum-embedded...
Posted on 03/14/2019 at 11:34 AM by
The past couple of years working at Northwest AEA, I’ve received an increase in speech referrals for English Learner (EL)...
Posted on 02/11/2019 at 11:13 AM by
The following ELPA21 assessment trainings must be complete before assessing EL students. Trainings are available at https://training.aealearningonline.org ELPA21 Technology Coordinator...
Posted on 12/17/2018 at 09:47 AM by
The data has been posted by Education Week! The five most common native languages of English learners, in the United...
Posted on 11/26/2018 at 07:50 AM by
Do you struggle sometimes with determining whether or not an English Learner you work with has a true disability? How...
Posted on 11/09/2018 at 10:25 AM by
The Iowa Department of Education is announcing an opening for a new position supporting the English Language Proficiency Assessment for...
Posted on 10/15/2018 at 03:18 PM by
Dear EL Colleagues, Northwest AEA English Learner team members have been working hard on a website called English Language Learners....
Posted on 09/27/2018 at 01:13 PM by
Assumption #1: ELLs are homogeneous. Reality: Contrary to stereotypes, not all families of ELLs are Hispanic, poor, and/or uneducated. Assumption...
Posted on 09/18/2018 at 12:07 PM by
Iowa Culture & Language Conference registration open! Dates are Nov. 5-7 in Coralville ow.ly/VAMJ30lS6Zp All are encouraged to attend!