Instructional Technology

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Digital Learning

The Grant Wood Digital Learning team works with school districts in Eastern Iowa to help them enhance teaching and learning with the use of technology. Our consultants take leading-edge innovations into the classrooms across all seven of the GWAEA counties. Search our staff directory to locate the technology consultant who serves your district, or see how the digital learning team has showcased some of their work.

Blended Learning Cohort

Blended learning is more than just using technology in the classroom. Learn more about how schools participating in the Grant Wood AEA blended learning program received professional development and tools to implement differentiation in the classroom, and augment traditional curriculum in a blended learning environment to best meet the needs of all students in the classroom.


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Assistive Technology

Assistive technology enables children and youth with disabilities to participate more fully in all aspects of life and helps them to access their right to a "free, appropriate public education" (FAPE) in the "least restrictive environment" (LRE). The Grant Wood AEA Assistive Technology team can provide services and support to IEP/IFSP teams, and information and resources to families and educators.

Iowa AEA Online

Iowa AEA Online provides access to magazines, newspapers, encyclopedias, videos, photos & clipart, software training, plus many other resources for students, parents and educators.

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