Northwest AEA

Lau Plan (ELL) Training and Title III updates

SIOUX CITY, IOWA (May 12, 2017)—Lau (ELL) Plan training is being offered to assist districts in updating their Lau Plans for the 2017-18 school year submission. Title III updates will also be shared. Participants need only attend one of the trainings. 

  • June 1 at Prairie Lakes AEA in Storm Lake
  • June 7 at Northwest AEA in Sioux Center (8:30-11:30)
  • June 7 at Northwest AEA in Sioux City (12:30-3:30)

Please see the attached flyer for more information.


With offices in Sioux City, Sioux Center, Cherokee, Denison, Le Mars and Onawa, Northwest Area Education Agency (AEA) works in partnership with public and accredited private schools in a 10-county area of northwest Iowa to help assure that all children reach their full potential. The AEA provides special education support services, media and technology services, a variety of instructional services, professional development and leadership to promote school improvement. The Iowa General Assembly created the state’s AEA system in 1975. It is widely regarded as one of the finest in the country. For more information about Northwest AEA, visit

AEA - Iowa Area Education Agencies. Partners in Education.
Administrative Office
1520 Morningside Ave.
Sioux City, IA 51106
P. 800-352-9040
F. 712-222-6123

It is the policy of Northwest Area Education Agency not to discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, disability, religion, creed, age, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity and socioeconomic status in its educational programs and its employment practices. There is a grievance procedure for processing complaints of discrimination. If you have questions or a grievance related to this policy, please contact Jerome Schaefer, Equity Coordinator, 1520 Morningside Avenue, Sioux City, Iowa 51106, 712-222-6114.

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