Press Releases

PresenceLearning Names the Winners of its Third Annual Awards of Excellence

Six education organizations recognized for outstanding leadership and student progress in special education SAN FRANCISCO, December 8, 2016 – PresenceLearning, the leading provider of live, online special education related services, is pleased to announce the six winners of its 3rd annual Awards of Excellence, recognizing leadership, teamwork, and outstanding student progress. The winners of the

PresenceLearning Releases New White Paper about Equivalence of Psychoeducational Assessments Administered Online and Onsite

White paper details equivalency study conducted by PresenceLearning and Houghton Mifflin Harcourt using the Woodcock-Johnson® IV assessment SAN FRANCISCO, November 21, 2016 – Making sure students are evaluated is a major responsibility for school districts, and is a key milestone in getting students the special education services they need. Chronic national shortages and other obstacles—including

PresenceLearning’s Third Fall Webinar Highlights How to Prepare Students with Special Needs for Life Beyond High School

Transition expert Dr. Mary Morningstar will present and answer questions in a live session for special education leaders on Tuesday, December 6, 2016 SAN FRANCISCO, October 25, 2016 – For students with special needs and their families, planning for the future can be an uncertain endeavor. Families rely on schools to help prepare their children

PresenceLearning’s Newest Online Therapy Environment Lightyear Wins a 2016 Tech & Learning Award of Excellence

The live, online therapy solution won in the Best Upgraded Product category for delivering high-quality video and sound at lower bandwidths SAN FRANCISCO, October 24, 2016 – PresenceLearning’s recently updated live, online therapy solution, Lightyear, has been awarded a 2016 Tech & Learning Award of Excellence in the Best Upgraded Products category. The award program,

PresenceLearning Pioneers Live, Interactive Video Delivery of Psychoeducational Assessments as Exclusive Online Provider of Woodcock-Johnson® IV

Delivery of live assessments by professional psychologists via web-based video to help schools provide more timely access to needed student services and evaluations SAN FRANCISCO, September 28, 2016 – 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

PresenceLearning’s Webinar Offers Insight on Implementing a Multi-Tiered System of Supports for Results

MTSS expert Dr. Kimberly Gibbons leads live webinar for special education leaders on Tuesday, October 25, 2016 SAN FRANCISCO, September 26, 2016 – To help special educators and administrators learn how to reap the benefits of Response to Intervention (RTI) and Multi-Tiered System of Supports (MTSS) frameworks, PresenceLearning, the leading provider of teletherapy/telehealth services in

New Legislation Allows Missouri Districts and Education Agencies to Collect Reimbursement Funds for Telehealth Services

As of August 28, 2016, Missouri students will have more equitable access to live, online diagnostic and therapy services like those provided by PresenceLearning SAN FRANCISCO, August 29, 2016 – Just in time for the 2016-17 school year, the Missouri Senate passed an act that will require MO HealthNet, the state’s Medicaid program, to reimburse

PresenceLearning Launches New Fall Webinar Series Focused on Closing the Achievement Gap for Students with Special Needs

Series kicks off on Tuesday, September 20, 2016 with leading expert Dr. Alan Coulter discussing current state of Results Driven Accountability (RDA) SAN FRANCISCO, August 16, 2016 – PresenceLearning, the leading provider of telemedicine/telehealth services in education and health care, is launching a free, three-part webinar series for special education leaders this fall. The series,

PresenceLearning Hires Andrew Byrnes as its Vice President, General Counsel and Chief Compliance Officer

Byrnes brings deep expertise to new role leading PresenceLearning’s legal, compliance, and government affairs SAN FRANCISCO, July 19, 2016 – PresenceLearning, the leading provider of telemedicine/telehealth services in education and health care, has hired Andrew Byrnes to lead the company’s legal, compliance, government affairs, human resources, and recruiting initiatives. Andrew has nearly two decades experience

PresenceLearning Doubles its Number of Live, Online Special Education Assessments Conducted in the 2015-16 School Year

More than 3,300 speech-language, occupational therapy, and social-emotional & behavioral assessments completed via teletherapy SAN FRANCISCO, July 12, 2016 – PresenceLearning, the leading provider of live, online special education related services, today announced its nationwide team of clinical professionals has performed more than 3,300 assessments for students with special needs across the United States during