Tuesday, May 9, 2023

May Highlights

Here's an update on items of interest from AEA Purchasing!

IASL Book Award Sets
Perfection Learning is providing IASL book award sets (Goldfinch, Children's Choice, Teen, High School) at a discount for the 2023-2024 school year. Ordering is open through August 31. More information may be found here on the AEA Purchasing website. Please contact your AEA Media Director or Laurie Hoing with any questions.

Summer Paper Buy
Our summer paper buy is open. Orders MUST be received by The Paper Corporation before May 19. Click here for more info.

AEA Purchasing School Spirit Shows
Please mark your calendar for the 2023 AEA Purchasing School Spirit Show.  It's the same event with two different locations: Wednesday, August 9 at the Sioux City Convention Center and Thursday, August 10 at the Waterloo Convention Center.  This free event is designed for AEA Purchasing Members, offering four hours of education in the morning and a food show highlighting market basket items in the afternoon.  We'll kick the day off with Family Feud Nutrition Style, including Civil Rights Training, followed by a visit from the Iowa Restaurant Association Education Foundation discussing Iowa student involvement in the ProStart Program, Chef and Registered Dietitian created recipes with sodium reduction strategies, and we will wrap up morning education with our keynote speaker, Jill Anderson, emphasizing changing "Should to Could''.  You can register for the event here by Friday, June 23, 2023.  

Health & Special Needs Program
Our Health & Special Needs program covers everything your school might need to keep your students, faculty, and staff healthy as well as supply your special education efforts. Click here to see the contracts in this program.

May Vendor Promotions
Click here to gain access to a shared Google Folder with brochures from our vendor partners. Content is added throughout the month.

Follow us on social media to see what we are up to. You can find us on Twitter and Facebook. Our handle is @AEAPurchasing on both platforms!