Monthly Archives: August 2013

Educators flock to Pinterest: Iowa’s AEAs create clearinghouse on popular social media site

While most people think of the popular social media site Pinterest as a place only for recipes and do-it-yourself crafts, it’s fast becoming a clearinghouse for busy educators looking for classroom resources. According to a recent article published by Edutopia, … Continue reading

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AEA 267 consultant featured in Edutopia article on iPads

Looking for tips for getting the year started off right with iPads in the classroom? Check out this great article from Edutopia, a leading clearinghouse for evidence-based strategies that prepare students for future success. Thanks to our own Shaelynn Farnsworth, … Continue reading

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PLC video series serves as a valuable resource

AEA 267 has been working with district central office administrators, principals, and teachers to develop a series of videos pertaining to the work of PLCs within their district. The intent of this important video series is to provide support to … Continue reading

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AEA 267 Physical Therapist earns specialist certification

Emily Holt, a physical therapist with Area Education Agency 267 (AEA 267) has earned a Pediatric Specialist certification  from The American Board of Physical Therapy Specialties (ABPTS).  Obtaining the pediatric specialist certification gives the physical therapist a greater depth of skills … Continue reading

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AEA 267 consultant to serve on education task force

Melissa Hesner, a science consultant with Area Education Agency 267, has been chosen to serve on a task force that will review the Next Generation Science Standards.  The 28 member task force will make a recommendation to the Iowa Department … Continue reading

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