Supporting learning Alternatives in Iowa since 1979
How do alternatives in education connect to the Iowa Core?
Whatever Floats your Boat - IAAE State Conference - April 9-10, 2015
Edison Academy, Alternative High School for Bettendorf, North Scott, and Pleasant Valley School Districts
Davenport Community School District
The Iowa Association of Alternative Education (IAAE)
Our listserve has been replaced by a private LinkedIn group.
Please be sure to join our new LinkedIn group to stay connected to other members of the Iowa Association of Alternative Education.
The IAAE continues to try to serve all kinds of alternative education programs. The expansive nature of the alternative education movement, with its growing number of students and educational programs, present significant challenges to the IAAE today. Recent legislation ensures a larger role for alternative education in Iowa’s future. One generalization upon which every member in the association can agree is the single sentence in Article II of the IAAE constitution: “Public alternative education serves to ensure that every young person may find a path to the educational goals of the community.” This hope of the founders still defines the mission of the IAAE today.