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Embracing telepractice

Peggy Jadack, the director of pupil services for Sparta Area School District in Sparta, Wisconsin, shares her blueprint for buy-in and success with online speech therapy.

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

Clay Whitehead, Co-Founder and Co-CEO of PresenceLearning, was recently interviewed about building a lasting company culture.

PresenceLearning Webinar “Eureka! Big Ideas for Big Changes in SPED”

The PresenceLearning webinar “New Insights for Building Disability Pride and Empowering Students with Hidden Disabilities” by LeDerick Horne and Margo Izzo was featured in Class Tech Tips. The webinar takes place on March 30. Horne and Izzo will share personal stories, evidence-based practices, case studies, and ideas for helping students connect to positive role models, build on

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

PresenceLearning announced the six winners of its 3rd annual Awards of Excellence, which recognizes leadership, teamwork, and outstanding student progress. The winners are: Barstow Unified School District in Barstow, CA; Central Kansas Cooperative in Education in Salina, KS; Easterseals Academy in Rockford, IL; Newman-Crows Landing Unified School District in Newman, CA; Pass Christian School District in

Tech & Learning’s 2016 Awards of Excellence

PresenceLearning’s redesigned online therapy environment was honored with an Award of Excellence in the Upgraded Products category by Tech & Learning.

Interactive video delivery of psychoeducational assessments goes live

PresenceLearning, the leading provider of live, online clinical services, is pleased to introduce a pioneering new service that schools can use to evaluate students with areas of concern: psychoeducational assessments administered live and online by fully credentialed school psychologists. An exclusive agreement with Houghton Mifflin Harcourt (HMH) authorizes PresenceLearning as the only remote provider of

Remote Therapy

PresenceLearning’s online therapy solution delivers secure, high quality video with a shared therapist-student workspace for speech-language therapy, occupational therapy, and behavioral interventions. The new platform was designed so that even schools with lower bandwidth can benefit.

PresenceLearning hires chief compliance officer

Andrew Byrnes has recently joined PresenceLearning to lead legal, compliance, government affairs, human resources, and recruiting initiatives. Prior to PresenceLearning, he was responsible for Shuddle’s legal and regulatory affairs and internal operations, and previously served as the Chief of Staff for the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO).

4 Ways Teachers Are Learning to Use Technology to Benefit Students with Special Needs

T.H.E. Journal discusses a number of ways educators can learn about technology to help students with special needs: statewide initiatives, social media, peer training, conferences, and online training, including PresenceLearning’s online professional development webinar program.

How one school turned its assistive technology strategy inside out through telepractice

Students in every grade level at Rocky Mount Prep Charter School use a blended learning model for their education. Since 2012, the school has worked with PresenceLearning to provide online speech therapy to serve its students with special needs, improving both scheduling and consistency of therapy issues for these students.