December 2018
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We're combining KPEC (Keystone's Premier Education Conference) and our TSS (Trauma Sensitive Schools) Conference into one for 2019.

#ALLIN conference attendees will be able to choose from a variety of sessions to improve instruction, student learning, and teacher thinking within the context of a trauma sensitive school. Hands-on sessions will be offered, allowing educators to actually experience and practice. Recertification credit is available. Register today for only $109. Full details at

REGISTER for the Conference #168511

Add Recert Credit #168510

In addition to these fantastic keynote speakers: Hamish Brewer, Pete Hall, Kristin Souers, and Tricia Skyles, breakout sessions will be offered in the following areas:

  • Curriculum Content Areas
  • Leadership
  • Special Education
  • Technology
  • The Whole Child


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In January, the Iowa School Safety Alliance will be posting it's third annual video contest submission information. The contest is open to all high schools in Iowa and is sponsored by Electronic Engineering. The first place school gets $1000, second place $600, third place $400. This year's theme is "What's your plan". The videos will be 90 seconds or less. The winners will be able to attend the 2019 Iowa Safe Schools Week Proclamation signing with the Governor of Iowa.

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This document that will provide further insight into the Every Student Succeeds Act.