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Literacy

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 information or questions, contact one of our reading consultants:

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Jeri Gustafson
(800) 255-0405 ext. 14636

Districts: Ankeny, Johnston, Saydel, Urbandale, West Des Moines

Becky Hinze
(800) 255-0405 ext. 14561

Districts: Ames, Ballard, Boone, Collins-Maxwell, Colo-Nesco, Gilbert, Knoxville, Madrid, Melcher-Dallas, Nevada, Ogden, Pella, Roland-Story, United, Twin Cedars

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Carrie Johnson
(800) 255-0405 ext. 16311

Districts:  Carlisle, Indianola, Martsensdale-St. Marys, Norwalk, Pleasantville, SE Warren

Barb Shutt
(800) 255-0405 ext. 11269

Districts: Adel-DeSoto-Minburn, Dallas Center-Grimes, Perry, Van Meter, Waukee, Woodward-Granger

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Kelly Sigler
(800) 255-0405 ext. 15020

Districts: Adair-Casey, Audubon, Carroll, Coon Rapids-Bayard, Earlham, Exira-EHK, Glidden-Ralston, Guthrie Center, Interstate 35, Panorama, West Central Valley, Winterset

Janelle Thompson
(800) 255-0405 ext. 14026

Districts: Baxter, Bondurant-Farrar, Colfax-Mingo, Lynnville-Sully, Newton, North Polk, PCM, SE Polk

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