Monthly Archives: May 2017

Agency Updates – May 2017

Message from Dr. Jon Sheldahl On Monday, April 24, the Great Prairie AEA Board of Directors accepted my resignation so I can become the new chief administrator at Heartland AEA in Johnston.  I have been in Southeast Iowa for nearly … Continue reading

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Instructional Services – May 2017

May 22 or 23 – Differentiating Mathematics Standards for Gifted Learners Differentiation for Mathematics Standards for Gifted and Advanced Learners will be offered two separate days – Monday, May 22 and Tuesday, May 23 at a Des Moines area location.  Nationally recognized researcher … Continue reading

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Media & Technology – May 2017

May 16 – Instructional Technology Coaches Support Network Ottumwa AEA Office Contact: Seth Denney or Lisa Jacobs, or

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Special Education – May 2017

June 6 & 7 – Nonviolent Crisis Intervention Training Great Prairie AEA will offer two summer opportunities for school teams who want to be trained in Nonviolent Crisis Intervention (aka CPI) training.  Participants will be trained in a safe, non-harmful response … Continue reading

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External Partners – May 2017

May 18 – Statewide Leadership Webinars (C4K) June 20 & 21 – KPEC Keystone’s Premier Education Conference (Keystone AEA) June 27 – The GWAEA Summer Leadership Symposium: The Leader as a Deep Change Agent (Grant Wood AEA) School Leader Update – May (DE) Each and … Continue reading

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