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A Day in the Life of a Great Prairie AEA Physical Therapist

Great Prairie Area Education Agency (GPAEA) plays a pivotal role in shaping the educational landscape for students. A dedicated team of professionals, including physical therapists and physical therapy assistants, works tirelessly to provide invaluable support to children with diverse needs.


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  • Register now for VIRTUAL Substitute Authorization beginning January 7

  • Virtual Parent Literacy Network – November 28

  • GPAEA Board of Directors Meeting – November 14, 2023

How we help educators, students & families

  • 1

    Birth to 21

    From the moment a child is born the AEA is there.

  • 2

    Supportive Staff

    We are caring partners that deliver accountable services.

  • 3

    Family Connections

    Resources, specialized training and support helps families in their efforts to reduce barriers to their students' learning.

  • 4

    Professional Learning

    We provide professional tools and learning experiences to support the implementation of evidence-based curriculum, instruction, and assessment.

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GPAEA By the Numbers


years of service


children and students served birth to age 21


teachers & administrators served


32 public school districts and 9 accredited non public schools

β€œShe’s more than just a speech therapist. She has given our child a voice.”