PresenceLearning Expands Leadership Team

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NEW YORK, August 17, 2021 – PresenceLearning, the leading provider of live online special education related services and behavioral and mental health services for K-12 schools nationwide, has made two key additions to the leadership team. About PresenceLearning.

PresenceLearning Hits Three Million Teletherapy Sessions Delivered

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PresenceLearning, the leading provider of live online special education related services for K-12 schools, reached the milestone of delivering more than three million teletherapy sessions to students nationwide. To learn more about PresenceLearning, visit www.presencelearning.com/. .

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PresenceLearning Becomes New Corporate Partner of ASHA

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(Rockville, MD – July 27, 2021) The American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA) announced today that PresenceLearning, a provider of live online special education–related services for grades preK–12, has become an ASHA Corporate Partner. About PresenceLearning.

PresenceLearning Partners with the Council of Administrators of Special Education

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PresenceLearning, the leading provider of live online special education related services for K-12 schools, today announced a new partnership with the Council of Administrators of Special Education (CASE). We are thrilled to be expanding our partnership with PresenceLearning.

Special Ed Teletherapy Provider PresenceLearning Gets a $27 Million Boost

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Speech and other special-education professionals were already in short supply even when classes were in session. One such provider is PresenceLearning , which has facilitated more than 2.5 This marks its second deal in the education sector.

K-12 Dealmaking: Fuel Education, PresenceLearning to Focus on Online Special Needs Services

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A new partnership between Fuel Education and PresenceLearning seeks to make virtual special education services a reality for millions of students. Ed-tech Online Learning blendedlearning edtech fueleducation k12dealmaking onlinelearning presencelearning specialeducation tomvanderark

PresenceLearning’s fall webinars to focus on closing achievement gap for students with special needs

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PresenceLearning, provider of telemedicine/telehealth services in education and health care, is launching a free, three-part webinar series for special education leaders this fall. In March 2012, the Department of Education announced it was taking new steps – what is referred to as Results-Driven Accountability (RDA) – to close the achievement gap for students with disabilities by shifting from a focus on procedural compliance to increased attention on educational outcomes.

Upcoming Free Webinar on Best Practices on Delivering Special Education-Related Services Online

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Continuity is especially important for students who receive special education-related services. PresenceLearning, Inc., During the “ Delivery of Special Education-Related Services During School Closures ” webinar, which will take place on Thursday, April 9th at 2 p.m.

Inside a Special Education Company’s $27 Million Fundraising Round

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PresenceLearning, which has provided teletherapy to special education students for more than 10 years, is positioned to serve more school districts with the infusion of funds. The post Inside a Special Education Company’s $27 Million Fundraising Round appeared first on Market Brief.

Teletherapy has been powering virtual special education for years

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And that includes doing special education online. The idea of continuing to serve students with disabilities paralyzed many school leaders in recent weeks, and even led some to cancel school for everyone rather than tackle the challenge of providing special education online.

New Mental Health Service to Address Student Anxiety and Stress

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The Finding Your Power in Uncertain Times program is exclusively available online from PresenceLearning and provides school districts a solution that can be used in any learning model to serve more students than is possible when limited to in-person, onsite therapy. About PresenceLearning.

New partnership supports online learning for special education students

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Fuel Education and PresenceLearning team to give schools innovative, flexible special education solution. Now, through a partnership between PresenceLearning and Fuel Education, schools can use digital learning to address the needs of their special education students, too. More than 13 percent of America’s school-age population—more than 6 million children—require special education today, according to the National Center for Education Statistics.

Rural district meets speech language pathologist shortage

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Mississippi district partners with PresenceLearning to add online SLP services. To redistribute the workload and fill gaps, Stone County School District partnered with PresenceLearning to provide students with online access to an additional fully certified Master’s level speech-language professional. News Online Learning Special Education Top News

Rural district turns to online speech therapy

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Although districts are required to provide students in need with special education and related services such as speech therapy, many face obstacles in doing so. To overcome this challenge, LPUSD chose to use online speech therapy through PresenceLearning and is seeing great success. News Online Learning Special Education Top NewsEconomically disadvantaged district, facing recruiting difficulties, found online therapy resources.

Educators Get Creative To Serve Students With Disabilities

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Kovach teaches special education in Hopatcong, N.J., morning meeting over the computer, she was adhering to each student’s IEP, or Individualized Education Plan, and juggling new lessons with old routines, as she adapted to the coronavirus crisis.

5 insightful webinars for Autism Awareness Month

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Many educators—general classroom teachers and special educators as well—also are looking for resources to help neuro-typical students better their peers with autism. During Autism Awareness Month , these five free webinars from PresenceLearning can help educators generate conversations and new ideas focused around how to support students with autism. Special educators and families are hungry for advice and encouragement.

This game could improve behavior—and achievement

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A game allows so much opportunity for playful and creative repetition in a way that deepens the learning of these skills,” said Janice Toben, an educational consultant and co-founder of the Institute for SEL. “It’s During a recent webinar with Trip Hawkins, the EA founder, which was part of a special education series by PresenceLearning , Toben explained that the approach is not soft—but rather rooted in neuroscience.

Webinar explores new approach to understanding Autism

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The approach is the work of Autism authority Dr. Barry Prizant, who will present a 90 minute webinar on his work (and upcoming book on the subject) hosted by PresenceLearning on Tuesday, June 16 at 1 p.m. Apply the “Uniquely Human” perspective to reform educational practices and help school communities be more responsive to the needs of children with ASD and their families. Innovations in Special Education News Special Education Top News

Missed TCEA? Here’s your ed-tech news recap

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Tech-savvy educators know they must stay on top of the myriad changes and trends in education to learn how teaching and learning can best benefit from technology’s near-constant change. Check below for TCEA 2017 marketplace news to keep you up-to-date on product developments, teaching and learning initiatives, and new trends in education. Educators are then able to view the students’ comments or internet searches in context to determine the appropriate next steps.

The K-12 Edtech Market Is At an Inflection. But Where Is It Going?

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The K-12 education technology market is at an inflection point. State and local educational agencies are reinventing themselves around remote learning, and tightening school budgets are magnifying the importance of cost effectiveness in spending decisions.

Finding the Right Talent to Build an Edtech Company That Is Loved and Lasts

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At PresenceLearning, he reinforces these values by regularly sharing stories that reflect the purpose of their work. When it comes to vetting new employees at PresenceLearning, Whitehead says, “we do behavioral interviews and case studies to try to understand how someone thinks about problems and works collaboratively with us before they start.” Education Technology Entrepreneurship Edtech Business

US Edtech Raises $803M in First Half of 2020 As COVID-19 Forces Learning Online

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While the pandemic has disrupted education much more than any Silicon Valley fad, it has also accelerated the kinds of technology adoption that the industry has long pined for. As people are forced to learn from home, some online educational services are in greater demand than ever.

29 K-12 edtech predictions for 2021

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education system. and globe accelerate toward the use of renewable energy to fuel power grids, there is an acute pressure to build an educated workforce and a knowledgeable public who will understand and support these changes. Tara Ketner, Director of Client Success, Aperture Education.

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Marketplace trend update: 6 ed-tech developments

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Remaining a tech-savvy educator means keeping on top of the myriad changes and trends in education, how technology can support those trends, and how teaching and learning can best benefit from near-constant change. Below, we’ve gathered some of the latest and most relevant marketplace news to keep you up-to-date on product developments, teaching and learning initiatives, and new trends in education.

WHAT’S NEW: NEW TOOLS FOR SCHOOLS

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CENTRALREACH PK-12 ( www.centralreach.com/industry/pk-12-education ) CentralReach launches CentralReach PK-12, a collaborative and data-driven software for special education. The software helps schools foster communication and coordination of instruction and care for students in special education programs. FOLLETT AND LEGO EDUCATION ( www.follettlearning.com ) & ( education.lego.com ) Follett announced it will sell a selection of LEGO Education solutions.

With Schools Closed, Kids With Disabilities Are More Vulnerable Than Ever

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Normally, Jacob is in a general education classroom, with special help. The Hopkinton school district, where Jacob attends, did not respond to requests for comment on how it’s handling the needs of students in special education. Updated at 9:31 a.m.