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Growing Strong: Aspen's Journey with GPAEA

Through the collaborative efforts of Great Prairie AEA's dedicated professionals and Aspen's resilient spirit, she continues to defy expectations and inspire those around her. As she continues to grow and flourish, Aspen serves as a shining example of courage, resilience, and the boundless possibilities that lie ahead for children like her.


All News
  • GPAEA Board of Directors Meeting – July 9

  • GPAEA Board of Directors Zoom Meeting – June 10

  • GPAEA Announces Winners of the 2024 Math Bee

How we help educators, students & families

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    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

I work very closely with many of the providers at GPAEA, and they are very helpful. If I have a question, they always do their best to answer it as soon as they can, and if they don't know the answer, they always find out for me.