Science Kit summer training will be held in July

SIOUX CITY, IOWA (May 15, 2014)—A great science learning opportunity awaits you this summer! Northwest AEA along with FOSS and Carolina will offer science kit training. This training will be held on July 8-10th from 8:00-4:30 at Northwest AEA in Sioux City. Each kit will be trained in half a...
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The power of connections brings Iowa and Florida students together

SIOUX CITY, IOWA (April 25, 2014)—On Thursday, April 24, 2014, first graders at Washington Elementary School in Sioux City, Iowa had the opportunity to learn from the best selling author and speaker, Jon Gordon. Gordon has been writing books, in fable form, for adults for about 10 years. His books...
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Our Kids Summer Institute: June 24 and 25

The 2014 Our Kids Summer Institute will provide participants with the opportunity to network with other educators and to engage in professional learning around High Yield Practices for working with English Language Learners. The Our Kids Summer Institute is sponsored by the Iowa Department of Education, Heartland AEA, Prairie Lakes...
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Paraeducator certification class to be offered

SIOUX CITY, IOWA (April 21, 2014)—Paraeducator certification is a process by which persons can obtain in-depth training, and be recognized for successful completion of that training, through a state-recognized program. The paraeducator certification is not presently required by law or by local school districts. Holding an Iowa Paraeducator Certification does,...
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Congrats to Sibley-Ocheyedan team for preschool certification

SIOUX CITY, IOWA (April 21, 2014)—The preschool staff and administration at Sibley-Ocheyden CSD have been working relentlessly over the past few years to meet Iowa's Quality Preschool Program Standards, and it all paid off when they had their state visit in April and were verified on-the-spot. "This is not common,"...
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Northwest Iowa students compete at Johnson Space Center

Written by Jordan Menning, instructional coach at Northwest AEA, who coordinated and attended the Space Settlement Design Competition at Johnson Space Center. Photographed are students on the floor of building 9 at Johnson Space Center. As a little kid growing up, I remember playing with an Apollo Rocket that had...
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Course helps all teachers integrate computer science

The department of computer science at the University of Northern Iowa is pleased to announce it's fifth year of participation in Google's CS4HS program which has the goal of training K-12 teachers OF ALL DISCIPLINES in ways to incorporate computer science in to their classrooms. We would appreciate you assistance...
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