The power of networking and incorporating effective tools from many sources is the key to effective classrooms and programs.  No one program is a one-stop shop.

The PBEA Professional Learning Community worked with colleagues in Africa and beyond to make this project a success. To receive our Newsletter or contact us please email Dr. Michael Retallick (

African Partners:


Mike Retallick
Professor and Chair,
Iowa State University (ISU)
(515) 294-4810
201 Curtiss 513 Farm House Lane Ames, IA 50011

Contact the PLC team ( if you are interested in our services or would like to include our work and staff in any funding opportunities.