Carl Writes Prologue and Epilogue to New Edition of The Eden Conspiracy by Joe Harless

If Carl Binder says it is a great book, you should purchase it! Dr. Carl Binder, CEO of The Performance Thinking Network, has partnered with Carol Harless and the Cambridge Center for Behavioral Studies to re-publish a groundbreaking book, The Eden Conspiracy: Educating for Accomplishment Citizenship, by Dr. Joe Harless, one of Carl’s most important…

Teachers must ditch ‘neuromyth’ of learning styles, say scientists

Teaching children according to their individual “learning style” does not achieve better results and should be ditched by schools in favour of evidence-based practice, according to leading scientists. Thirty eminent academics from the worlds of neuroscience, education and psychology have signed a letter to the Guardian voicing their concern about the popularity of the learning…

REACH Theatre’s Spring 2017 program begins April 1. Register online today!

  New!           Online registration is now available!    Special Kids Crusade’s REACH Theatre is an inclusive theater program open to children and young adults, ages 12 to 22.  REACH Theatre offers young people of all abilities opportunities to build self-confidence, improve communication skills and explore new ways of expression, while learning…

Congratulations!

Please help acknowledge Maribel Castillo, BCBA  for submitting a total of 6 ISPCs during the month of January. This valuable coaching tool is very beneficial for our staff in developing skilled CLM implementers. Special thanks to the direct service staff who collaboratively completed the ISPCs with Maribel.  Much appreciation to Vanessa Avalos, Christian Cardenas, Mayra Meneses, Ivette Olvera…

January’s Institute: Instituto de Educación Especial del Sur del Condado

This month our South County Region staff had the opportunity to attend the Greenfield Institute Conference once again. This Institute was held in both Spanish and English for families of children with disabilities and or special needs. During this event, the parents had the opportunity to attend various and informative workshops on services and rights…

“The Competent Learner Model: The Merging of Applied Behavior Analysis, Direct Instruction, and Precision Teaching”

Shonnet Brand, BCBA and Certified CLM Coach and Coordinator, made me a very happy “camper” this morning. She shared with me that a student she is supervising at Nova Southeastern University first assigned reading this semester is, “The Competent Learner Model: The Merging of Applied Behavior Analysis, Direct Instruction, and Precision Teaching”. Her course is…