ESSA Summer Institute has ended
A reminder to complete the ESSA June Institute EVALUATION for both Day 1 and Day 2!

Welcome to the first annual June Institute for Schools at the Iowa Events Center in Des Moines Iowa!  

We hope you find what you need across this 3-day event focused on supports in the areas of literacy, mathematics, social-emotional-behavioral well-being and mental health, subgroups, and culture/climate! This site is for all attendees to have access to presenters and session materials.  This is not where you register.    

Please note that registration must be completed within the AEA Registration System, and that special sessions are pre-registration only. Registration links for the Conference and Special Sessions are located HERE.

*General Sessions, as well as session descriptions may change; additional general sessions may be added.  Session materials will be posted prior to the conference.  

Pre-Conference PDF Agenda
General Conference PDF Agenda
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Kimberly Villotti

Iowa Department of Education
Administrative Consultant
Kimberly is a member of the Early Childhood Team at the Iowa Department of Education.  She has worked in various settings in early childhood and early elementary grades as well as in leadership positions. They are well trained in early literacy content and have provided professional learning on the topic to groups of early education teachers, associates, and organizational leaders statewide.  She has a passion for early literacy with young children focusing on oral language as a foundational piece in learning.