Monthly Archives: March 2015

Free transition conferences to be held in Iowa

The Iowa Foster & Adoptive Parents Association (IFAPA), The Access for Special Kids Resource Center (ASK), Iowa Dept. of Education and Iowa Dept. of Human Services are sponsoring free transition conferences for parents, youth and educators interested in planning for … Continue reading

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What is “coding” and why is it an important skill for students today?

Learning to code (computer programming) has recently been recognized as a valuable skill for students at all grade levels. Kids have been able to “read” code for years just by searching the internet or playing video games. But once they … Continue reading

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Teachers, parents & students encouraged to attend Financial Literacy Summit on May 5

Teachers, students and parents are encouraged to attend the Iowa Financial Literacy Summit on May 5 in Des Moines. The Iowa Department of Education is hosting this event as part of a broader effort to improve Iowa students’ financial literacy … Continue reading

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Nearly 130 students participate in AEA 267 Clear Lake Math Bee

Nearly 130 sixth school students representing 16 different school districts and 30 teams competed in the Area Education Agency 267 (AEA 267) Regional Math Bee on Wednesday, March 25 at the AEA 267 Clear Lake Office.  Individuals competed in five different areas that … Continue reading

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Short term phone service outage expected for AEA 267 Cedar Falls campus and River Hills School

Due to the remodeling of the AEA 267 Conference Center in Cedar Falls, phone service will not be available at the AEA 267 Cedar Falls campus or River Hills School, starting at 4:30 p.m. on Friday, March 27th until Sunday, … Continue reading

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