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Purpose Statement

The purpose of the Mississippi Bend Area Education Agency Learning Center, as a full service facility, is to provide our customers the ultimate learning environment with state-of-the-art equipment, technical expertise and quality customer service in a supportive and comfortable climate.

In an effort to more fully satisfy our customers’ needs, the Mississippi Bend Area Education Agency has a full-service Learning Center that provides staff development, school improvement, and other meeting needs of our customers.

The Mississippi Bend AEA Learning Center was designed with our customers’ needs in mind. Four large handicap accessible rooms will seat up to seventy people and break away walls allow for a combination of rooms for seating up to 400 people. Telephones and a copy machine are located in the Center’s lobby, and the Learning Center Staff is always available to assist with any last minute details.

The Mississippi Bend AEA offers the Iowa Communications Network ICN and a Technology Teaching Center in the Learning Center. The ICN room allows video conferences with over 600 locations throughout the state. The Technology Teaching Center provides state-of-the-art technology to accompany hands-on work shops.

Each conference room is equipped with a overhead projection system, computer, DVD/VCR, and whiteboard. Additional equipment, such as: lapel or hand held microphones, manual overhead, easel, printable softboards, and video recorder is available upon request.

The Learning Center also provides food service. Ask the Learning Center Facilitator to assist you in menu selection and associated costs. 


Catering Menu (PDF)
Room Arrangements (PDF)
Learning Center Guidelines (PDF)
Maximum Room Set-up (PDF)
Lunch Locations Around the Mississippi Bend AEA  (PDF)

Learning Center rooms are available on a first come, first serve basis. To book a room or schedule a tour of the facility, please contact:

Amy Noble
Learning Center Assistant
Phone: 563-344-6539

Randy Olsen
Coordinator of Information Technology
Phone: 563-344-6475

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