Category archive: Showcasing EBP in Our Schools

Cardinal Cushing Centers

What issue or circumstances initially made you look for an EBP to better serve your student population? IDEA and NCLB require the use of research based interventions or EBP. We have implemented EBP programs and instructional strategies across all of our programs. Two such interventions are the PCI Reading Program (PRO-ED) and the use of…

Latham Centers, Inc./Latham School

What issue or circumstances initially made you look for an EBP to better serve your student population? Four years ago, Latham implemented Dialectical Behavioral Therapy (DBT) Mindfulness into their community.  It began as an initiative to introduce and establish coping techniques to successfully start the school day.  We found that the students had difficulty transitioning…

Devereux

What issue or circumstances initially made you look for an EBP to better serve your student population? We administer several types of standardized tests to assess academic skill level on an annual or triennial basis but wanted measures that were more sensitive to short term changes in academic proficiency in basic skills. We wanted an…

Brandon School

What issue or circumstances initially made you look for an EBP to better serve your student population? Following a thorough, self-initiated review and evaluation of clinical practices, Brandon leadership went searching for a new foundation that is consistent with Brandon’s philosophy. After five months of searching, we were led to Children and Residential Experiences (CARE)…

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