Collaborating for Excellence (CFE)

IAEA | Collaborating for Excellence 

Collaborating for Excellence (CFE) is a fully digital, flexible community of learners in which educators choose from a variety of learning modules for personalized professional learning. Engage, reflect, and grow through expert-facilitated modules covering a range of topics, including:

  • Social Emotional Learning,
  • Standards-based Assessment
  • Research-informed Instruction
  • Culturally Responsive Practices
  • Trauma-informed Practices
  • Creativity and Cognition
  • LGBTQIA+ Inclusion
  • Technology Integration
  • Visual Analysis and New Media
  • Student Engagement and Voice
  • Design Thinking
  • Contemporary Art Practices

Participants will apply their knowledge and experience to their lessons and curricula. Additionally, participants will have the incentivized option of sharing their lessons through a digital resource library.

The 2023 Collaborating for Excellence registration has started! If you registered but have not gained access to the site, please contact [email protected]





Collaborating for Excellence is supported in part by an award from the National Endowment for the Arts.

Collaborating for Excellence is partially supported by a grant from the Illinois Arts Council Agency.