Content Area Resources

Grant Wood Area Education Agency strives to improve teaching and learning by providing quality educational programs and services that not only meet the current and emerging needs of students and educators, but also make a measurable difference in student learning.

Our curriculum, instruction and assessment services for schools address, at a minimum, reading, language arts, mathematics and science. They include support in establishing standards, collecting and analyzing student achievement and learning climate data, and using this information to improve student learning.

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GWAEA has reading and language arts consultants who can provide building-wide professional development, assistance with curriculum development, support for selecting materials, models of instructional approaches and ongoing consultant in reading, writing, speaking and listening for K-12 students.

Literacy Resources
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GWAEA’s science consultants partners with educators to create high-quality science learning environments through the provision of well-designed curriculum, professional development for teachers and administrators, classroom materials, assessment strategies, and development of multiple networks of support.

Science Resources
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GWAEA’s math consultants provide assistance in designing curriculum, modeling instruction, and using technology for math instruction.

Mathematics Resources
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Digital and Instructional Technology

Grant Wood AEA staff can help enhance classroom teaching and student learning with the use of technology.

Digital and Instructional Technology
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Special Education Services and Resources

Our staff are experts in a variety of fields that can help educators reach all learners of varying abilities.

Special Education Services and Resources
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English Language Learners

Our GWAEA English Language Learners Resource team has research-based curriculum suggestions to help educators support ELL students.

ELL Services
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Physical Education and Adapted Physical Education Services

All students who receive special education services must receive instruction in physical education. These resources can help educators meet these needs of their students.

Access Adapted PE Resources

Additional Resources:

Iowa Dyslexia Resources

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Autism Resources

Access resources to support students with and IEPs to help support individuals in the autism spectrum and the staff working with them.

Access Autism Resources