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Welcome to the Educator Connection, a Heartland AEA communication designed to help keep you informed of the many programs and services our agency offers to educators, students and families. If you have comments or suggestions for articles, email the Heartland AEA Communications Department at comms@heartlandaea.org. Read More
Heartland AEA is pleased to hold its 3rd annual Education Career Fair in March! ​March 8, 2017 2:00 - 5:30 p.m. Heartland AEA Johnston Regional Education Center 6500 Corporate Drive Johnston, IA 50131 Opportunities for job seekers include: Pre-event resume critiquing by Heartland AEA partner Goodwill Career Connections Career Classes:... Read More
North Polk’s Central Elementary recognized opportunities to boost efforts to support student behavior and invited Heartland AEA staff to collaborate on Positive Behavioral Interventions and Supports (PBIS) implementation. The partnership kicked off by exploring the current status of the elementary’s system and identifying areas of strength and opportunities for growth.... Read More
Quality and affordable student planners are available for your school through Heartland AEA’s Creative Services Department. Planners can help some students feel more engaged and aware of school events, activities and projects. Visit our website to choose your planner style from the many options we offer. Place your order by... Read More
Our full color, die-cut vinyl stickers, life-sized wall graphics and inspirational lettering are perfect for promoting your school, school mascot or logo. Create reward stickers, laptop emblems or a huge mascot for the lunchroom wall! Our Creative Services team can take your vision to reality in no time. We’ll even... Read More
Mark your calendar for the Our Kids Summer Institute, June 13-14, 2017 at Waukee High School in Waukee. Network with other educational professionals and refine your skills for working with English Learners in Iowa! Registration for this outstanding professional development opportunity, featuring local, national and international experts will open in... Read More
Heartland AEA offers a variety of services in the area of reading and literacy. Consultants provide the following: School- and district-wide professional development, Assistance with curriculum development, Support for selecting materials, Models of best instructional approaches and Ongoing consultation in reading, writing, speaking and listening for K-12 students. For more... Read More
Check out what’s available to you through Heartland AEA. We have books that are: Based on interest and reading level Age appropriate For emergent to advanced readers Centered around units and themes New, engaging, high interest and timely Culturally relevant with diverse titles and characters Available in a number of... Read More
Nine hundred ninety-six (996) new audiobook titles have been added to Tales2go! There are now over 6,500 audiobook titles for PK-12 students to access! Tales2go is an easy and cost-effective way to surround students with professionally-read words, in school and at home, by streaming audio book titles from leading publishers... Read More
Check out these upcoming activities or call the Professional Development team at (800) 255-0405 ext. 14701 for more information. Google Sites Learn how to create a basic Google Site to use for collaboration among groups who want to share information, documents, links and more. March 13-14, 2017 Heartland AEA, Regional... Read More
To facilitate efforts to eliminate discrimination against students with disabilities, the U.S. Department of Education Office for Civil Rights (OCR) offers the Parent & Educator Resource Guide to Section 504 to provide answers to questions that OCR has received and to increase understanding among parents and members of the school... Read More
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