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Ribbit, A new year

Howdy, How are you doing so far this year? Did you set goals for this year? Did you set an intention? Did you set a word? Did you bypass all that new year’s mumbo jumbo? Don’t get me wrong, I love goals and intentions, but I try not to make a ‘New Year Goal.’  The […]

Tech Talk Thursdays

Who wants to be a techie without having to study? Do you just want technology help that is simple and easy? Do you need to present virtually with more finesse? Do you want ideas on how to market your program or HSE class? As a new benefit to being an IAACE member, we will be […]

Tradition! Tradition!

I recently asked my seven-year-old granddaughter, Charley, what are our traditions for Christmas? To my delight, she responds with what I work the hardest on, their Scavenger Hunt for their last present. She explained to me how it works and even remembered where it ended and the presents that she got. My heart filled with […]

Twas the day before…

‘Twas the day before the newsletter, when all through the membership Not a member was stirring, not one single lip The articles were stuck in the template with care, In hopes that Jenn soon would be there; The inboxes were empty all snug and ready; While visions of News danced in their ‘head’eys’;   Okay, […]

Call for Proposals/Presentations Help

The IAACE Conference will be successful in 2021 when we have our colleagues in the field share the talents and knowledge they have. This is where the Call for Proposals/Presentations comes into play. We are accepting proposals to present in 2021 and we encourage you to think about what you are doing that others may […]

IAACE Secret Santa

We are going to try something we have never done before, a Secret Santa! We are just weeks from Christmas so we need your help with the fun right away! IAACE will send 12 people fun gifts to spread some holiday cheer for the holiday season! We need your help deciding who is going to […]

Gratitude Attitudes

What a wonderful time of year! The Thanksgiving holiday may be different for the majority of us but there is still so much to be thankful for. We have endured a lot of changes in 2020 and there is still so much to be thankful for. Adult Education is different than a few months ago […]

Adult Learning During COVID-19 Panel Discussion

**Important Notice** DATE HAS CHANGED! IAACE is collaborating with the Indiana Council for Continuing Education to host a webinar,  Adult Learning During COVID-19.  The panel will discuss barriers that adult learners face during COVID-19 from various practitioners’ experiences with them and so much more. Met the panelists: Ted Pearson Director of Correctional Education Oakland City […]

Attitude of Gratitude

By Jenn Wigginton, IAACE Executive Director I’ve heard a lot of complaining about 2020; the pandemic has changed our lives, period. As I think about ‘Before COVID’ (BC), the virtual world looks completely different, but I think it is better.  In a Toastmasters meeting I had this week, we had a guest, and she was […]


By: Darcey Mitschelen Indiana’s Region 2 represents the most Northern and central of counties in the state. Each county, (Saint Joseph, Marshall, Fulton, Kosciusko, and Elkhart are as unique as any five counties in the State. From orthopedics to RVs; from higher education to innovation; and from festivals to parks, there truly is something for […]