PLAEA Principal Leadership Network

Prairie Lakes AEA hosts regional roundtables for principals

The Principals' Leadership Network provides a regional forum for Prairie Lakes AEA school principals as they work collaboratively to increase positive student outcomes within their districts. You are invited to join colleagues for a morning of learning, networking, and leadership. Credit will be offered through Prairie Lakes AEA for re-certification.


The last roundtable for the 2018-19 school year will be held from 9-11:30 a.m. April 1 at the PLAEA office Pocahontas.

Agenda for April Meeting

9:00 - Welcome


Discussion Topics:

  • Challenging Behavior

  • ESSA

  • Vicarious Trauma

  • Crucial Conversations

  • Paraeducator Support


11:30 - Dismissal. While lunch is not provided, all principals are invited to join PLAEA staff at a local establishment for lunch.

Questions & RSVPs

Please send your questions, topic ideas, and RSVP to your Regional Administrator on or before Wednesday, March 20.


Algona/Estherville - Chris Wells

Fort Dodge - Pam Stangeland

Jefferson/Webster City - Jenn Peter

Pocahontas - Molly Elston

Spencer - Teresa Alesch

Storm Lake - Jennifer Sammons