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Iowa BEST: Behavioral, Equitable, Social-Emotional, Trauma-Informed Health in Schools Summit
The Iowa BEST Summit is designed to highlight educators’ collective need to bolster support and care across the educational system, and to build shared capacity to get there. The sessions will deliver resources and practical solutions around social-emotional-behavioral health. #IowaBEST2021

The summit is co-sponsored by the Iowa Department of Education and the University of Iowa College of Education.

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Brenda Hummel-Foreman

Parent
My name is Brenda Hummel-Foreman. I live in Polk City with my husband, Dan Foreman, my 17 yr old son, Sal, my 13 yr old daughter, Andrea and my 5 yr old son, Zach. I have been employed by Valiant Wealth for 10 years as director of financial advisor client relations. I can usually be found at an athletic event for my oldest son, at a 5k for my daughter or on the playground with my youngest son. I am passionate about advocating for inclusion and ability awareness for my daughter. I am a board member for Team RunFree where avid runners (navigators) use running carts for those who are unable to run (captains) to give them the experiences and joy of running. 
Andrea is currently in 8th grade. I am her voice to make sure others meet her where she is while challenging her as well. She is a wheelchair user and non-verbal. She requires full care but is a happy, healthy and sassy teenager. I strive to view life through my daughter's eyes.