The Educational Services Early Childhood consultant and the Early Childhood Special Education consultants work collaboratively to provide support to all early childhood centers and programs, both public and private, in Northwest Area Education Agency. We provide on-going professional development to all preschool providers. Training opportunities include Quality Preschool Program Standards (QPPS), Every Child Reads (ECR), Positive Behavior Support (PBS), Iowa Early Learning Standards (ELS), and curriculum specific to early childhood.

Contact:

Brenda Jenkins
Early Childhood Consultant
800/352-9040, Ext. 6122
bjenkins@nwaea.org

Joyce Vermeer
Early Childhood Consultant
800/572-5073, Ext. 7838
jvermeer@nwaea.org

Cindy Chettinger
Early Childhood Special Education
800/352-9040, Ext. 6340
cchettinger@nwaea.org