Van routes announced for 2019-20 school year

SIOUX CITY, IA (Aug. 6, 2019)—Last spring, the Northwest AEA Board of Directors approved to move all print services, creative services, and library circulation materials from the Sioux Center building to the Sioux City building beginning on July 1, 2019. This move allows the AEA to achieve greater efficiencies in...
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Certified paraeducator training begins in September

SIOUX CITY, IA (Aug. 6, 2019)—Northwest AEA will offer three courses required for paraeducator certification in a blended format on Sept. 9, Oct. 7, and Nov. 4. Paraeducator certification is a process by which a person can obtain in-depth training and be recognized for successful completion of that training through...
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Reaching students with interrupted or minimal education

SIOUX CITY, IA (Aug. 6, 2019)—Northwest AEA will hold a training ideal for instructional coaches, administrators, ESL/LIEP teachers, general education teachers, special education teachers, speech-language pathologists, and more! "Boosting Achievement for SIFE: Reaching Students with Interrupted or Minimal Education" will be presented face-to-face by Carol Salva, a Seidlitz Education consultant,...
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Evaluator Approval training this fall

SIOUX CITY, IOWA (June 13, 2019)—Northwest AEA has three courses available this fall that have been accepted by the Department of Education as Evaluator Approval courses. Each course is its own, separate two-credit course with a different focus. No pre-requisites are required. Read a little about each course below and...
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Leadership in Education Conference

SIOUX CITY, IOWA (July 15, 2019)—Teacher leaders of today continually face new challenges in education. Educators, coaches, and administrators all have a role in creating a collaborative culture for teaching and learning. Explore how educators can cultivate a transformative learning environment where everyone thrives through a joint conference between Northwestern...
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Summer math learning: July 30-31

SIOUX CITY, IOWA (June 20, 2019)—Mathematics is not a spectator sport! Driven by student discourse, IM Certified™ curricula are rich and engaging core programs built around focus, coherence, and rigor. Trusted, expert-authored materials were developed to equip all students with the skills they need to thrive in mathematics and are...
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Building Strong Brains: Trauma informed care curriculum

SIOUX CITY, IOWA (June 13, 2019)—Building Strong Brains is a trauma-informed care curriculum supported by the Iowa Department of Education. The material consists of four professional learning modules in the areas of brain architecture, toxic stress, relationship and resiliency, and self-care. Each module includes brain-aligned strategies to meet student needs...
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Really Great Reading workshop

SIOUX CITY, IOWA (June 13, 2019)—Teachers who are considering Countdown, Blast, or HD Word are invited to attend Northwest AEA's Really Great Reading Implementation Workshop on Sept. 24-26 at the AEA office in Le Mars from 8:00 a.m. until 3:30 p.m. This fact-filled, activity-driven, and hands-on training will help teachers:...
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Become a substitute teacher

SIOUX CITY, IOWA (June 10, 2019)—Northwest AEA is an approved provider for several state-recognized certification programs that support school activities. One of these programs is the substitute authorization. The Substitute Authorization allows an individual to substitute in a Pre-K through twelfth grade classroom for no more than five consecutive days...
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Summer dates added for Youth Mental Health First Aid

SIOUX CITY, IOWA (May 31, 2019)—Youth Mental Health First Aid USA is an eight-hour public education program which introduces participants to the unique risk factors and warning signs of mental health problems in adolescents, builds understanding of the importance of early intervention, and teaches individuals how to help an adolescent...
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