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Iowa BEST Summit 2022

Mon, Oct 10, 2022, 9:00am-Tue, Oct 11, 2022, 4:00pm
Event Location

Iowa Events Center
730 3rd St
Des Moines, IA 50309
United States

Join more than 1,000 other education professionals, school mental health champions, and researchers from across the state for the 2022 Iowa BEST (Behavioral, Equitable, Social-Emotional, Trauma-Informed Health in Schools) Summit.

The Summit is your destination for practical solutions around school-based social-emotional-behavioral health. Come together to bolster mental health supports across our educational system, apply the latest research to address mental health holistically, develop innovative strategies to embed student and educator wellness into the learning environment, and strengthen system capacity for care.

2022 Iowa BEST Summit Agenda

This event is sponsored by the Iowa Department of Education and the Scanlan Center for School Mental Health. For more information about the Summit, visit the Center for School Mental Health webpage.

Iowa Teacher Licensure Renewal Credit

Participants can receive one Iowa Teacher Licensure Renewal Unit (ILRU) for attending the summit and completing all readings and discussions via the online course platform through the Scanlan Center for School Mental Health. To receive ILRU, you must enroll separately.