Category: Community

This where we post anything that is going on in our community of users. We will do parent profiles, post about people in our board of directors, do school profiles, and do write-ups on user-group planels.

Why Self-Directed Professional Development Matters for Educators

As the role and function of schools continue to change, so do duties and responsibilities of educators. Educators are often asked to help students succeed amid challenges including growing class sizes, new tests, new rules and new evaluation measures. Educators

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Literacy for All

Read Across America Day is just a few weeks away! On March 2nd, Dr. Seuss’ birthday, thousands of schools, libraries, and community centers will bring together kids, teens and books, which is exciting because we all know how important literacy

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Spotlight Teacher of the Month: Ginny Gilbertson

Position: Special Education Teacher District: School District of Washington Ginny Gilbertsen, a Special Education Teacher at the School District of Washington in Missouri, has been using Rethink in her classroom for just over a year, and she and her paraprofessionals

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Spotlight Teacher of the Month: Jana Rone

Position: K-2 Autism Teacher District: Tacoma Public Schools Jana Rone is a K-2 Autism Teacher from Tacoma Public Schools in Washington. Jana has been a dedicated Rethink user for nearly two years now and couldn’t be happier with the results.

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SXSWedu 2017: Using Data & Tech to Bring SPED up to Speed

Vote Rethink for SXSWedu’s “PanelPicker” Rethink is excited and proud to be eligible to speak at next year’s South by Southwest (SXSW) on “Using Data & Tech to Bring SPED up to Speed“.  We are honored to be in the

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Spotlight Teacher of the Month: Earnestine Chambers

Position: Special Education Teacher District: Jackson Public School District, Mississippi Ms. Chambers is a Special Education Teacher from Peeples Middle School.  Peeples is one of thirteen middle schools in the Jackson Public School District in Jackson Mississippi.  Jackson Public School

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Rethink Announces Jamie Pagliaro to join Advisory Board for Behavioral Health Center of Excellence

Mr. Pagliaro to advise on development of industry quality standards Jamie Pagliaro, a leading innovator in healthcare and educational technology for autism and developmental disabilities, was recently invited to join the Behavioral Health Center of Excellence (BHCOE.org) as an advisory

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Spotlight Teacher of the Month: Melissa Farrell

Melissa Farrell, a Special Education Teacher from Stamford, Connecticut, has been using Rethink for the past 3 years.  At the time, Melissa’s class was the first classroom within Stamford Public Schools to pilot the implementation of Rethink. Since the Rethink

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Spotlight Teacher of the Month: Kawana McCloud

Position: Behavior Specialist Co-OP: Arkansas River Co-OP, Arkansas Kawana McCloud, a Behavior Specialist from Arkansas, has been a passionate Rethink advocate since it was implemented across her district last year. At the time, Kawana was tasked with developing a systematic

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Spotlight Teacher of the Month: Tracy Shellooe

Rethink teacher spotlight: Denver Public Schools

Position: Special Education Teacher District: Denver Public Schools, Colorado Walking into Tracy Shellooe’s classroom, one thing is clear, this is a space that values students, above all. A veteran Rethink user, Tracy and her team of paraprofessionals have integrated Rethink

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