January 8, 2021

SIOUX CITY, IA (Jan. 8, 2021)—Northwest AEA will hold a virtual Move Mindfully Foundation Training on Feb. 25 from 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.

During this interactive online training, learn how to integrate simple breathing exercises, yoga-based movement, and social-emotional skill building activities into your environment. Educators, social workers, and related service providers will enhance their understanding of how trauma and stress impact youth and adults. Using a Tiered system approach, experience the simplicity of integrating these practices as a Tier 1 intervention for all students, and Tier 2 and 3 specific practices to integrate into the classroom and 1:1. Help youth and adults reduce stress, develop self-regulation and increase emotional stability. 

Learn more here.


With offices in Sioux City, Sioux Center, Cherokee, Denison, Le Mars and Onawa, Northwest Area Education Agency (AEA) works in partnership with public and accredited private schools in a 10-county area of northwest Iowa to help assure that all children reach their full potential. The AEA provides special education support services, media and technology services, a variety of instructional services, professional development and leadership to promote school improvement. The Iowa General Assembly created the state’s AEA system in 1975. It is widely regarded as one of the finest in the country. For more information about Northwest AEA, visit www.nwaea.org.

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