Wednesday, September 30, 2020

Vendor Profile: Midwest Computer Products


Midwest Computer Products is an awarded vendor partner serving our Statewide Technology Buy as well as our offering of interactive touchscreen displays.

In addition to a discount on all items in their product catalog, the following items are available at line-item bid cost:

  • Spectrum & Dukane Charging Carts
  • iPad Document Camera Stand (Dukane)
  • Lumens DC125 Document Camera
  • Various Epson and BenQ Projectors and Lamps
  • Da-Lite Screens
  • BenQ Interactive Touchscreens
Bid reference: STB2020AEAPURCH

For additional contract information and how to order from Midwest Computer Products, visit their profile page on our website or contact:

Midwest Computer Products
Sean Bolton, Western Iowa
Mobile: 210-639-1634

Adam O'Rourke, Eastern Iowa
Mobile: 319-750-7362

Wednesday, September 16, 2020

Vendor Profile: Bobcat


Bobcat is known to manufacture tough, agile and versatile equipment that fosters a sense of pride and inspires confidence on every job site, and it is with great pride that AEA Purchasing has partnered with Bobcat to provide Iowa schools with deep discounts on select lines of Bobcat equipment.

Products currently available on the contract include:

  • Tractors
  • Utility Vehicles
  • Mini-Track Loaders
  • Small Articulating Loaders
  • Toolcats™

For more information on how to purchase your next piece of equipment from Bobcat, visit their profile page on our website or contact:

Jesse Rheault
Bid reference: 020-E

Wednesday, September 9, 2020

Being Ready for Back-to-School Has a Whole New Meaning

We all look forward to the day schools can once again be filled with learning, collaboration and
community. But we know we must come back together in a way where everyone can be safe, feel
secure and keep learning effectively.

As experts in educational solutions and school safety, we've brought together a wide variety of products
designed to meet the demands of this time and the needs of your school community. These areas

Safe Spaces: Enabling clean environments, safe hygiene and personal protection.

Social Distancing: Helping everyone stay safely separated yet still feel connected.

Hybrid Learning: From print to digital, in school and at home, help learning happen everywhere.

Social Emotional: Helping students feel secure in their environment, ready to learn and succeed.

The selection will continue to grow, so check back often or contact your sales rep to partner with you to
craft solutions for your unique situation. Check out our resources at

In addition to useful product selections, School Specialty has put together relevant blog articles to help
you as you rethink your school spaces, how to “Overcome the COVID Slide”, Best Practices for
Reopening Schools and many more useful topics. Check out all our blog has to offer at

For more information on School Specialty, contact Courtney Kokjohn at

For more information on AEA Purchasing's partnership with School Specialty and how you can save on your next purchase, visit School Specialty's profile page on the AEA Purchasing website.

Wednesday, September 2, 2020

PPE Now Available from School Nurse Supply

 Check out the latest PPE now available from School Nurse Supply! Be sure to reference AEA HEALTH 2018 to receive contract benefits!