SIOUX CITY, IOWA (June 26, 2018)—K-5 teachers are encouraged to attend the Path to Reading Excellence in School Site (PRESS) training on Oct. 16-17 in Le Mars. PRESS is a framework that structures literacy achievement in grades K-5 within a multi-tiered systems of support (MTSS) context. The primary goal of PRESS is to work with teachers and administrators to establish school-based systems and practices for all K-5 students to become capable readers.
Please see the attached flyer for more information.
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.