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May 29, 2013, 08:35 ET
Dr. Patricia Wright and webinar 'Inclusion: Promoting Success for Students with Disabilities' provide strategies for educating special education students in general education classrooms.  (PRNewsFoto/Rethink)

Educational Technology Experts Rethink Announces Upcoming 'Expert Access' Webinar with Dr. Patricia Wright from Easter Seals on Inclusive Practices in Public Schools

 Following the release of its new inclusion curriculum last month, Rethink – an educational technology company headquartered in New York...

May 01, 2013, 11:35 ET
Rethink Education Logo.  (PRNewsFoto/Rethink Education)

Rethink Education announces strategic partnership with nonprofit NewSchools Ventures Fund and appropriates portion of profits to the philanthropy

 Education technology venture capital fund Rethink Education has entered into a strategic partnership with nonprofit NewSchools Venture Fund,...

Apr 24, 2013, 08:40 ET

New Rethink Autism Inclusion Content Expands Lessons to Support All Special Education Students in the Least Restrictive Environment (LRE)

 Rethink today announced the release of its new inclusion content, consisting of an additional 300 video-based lessons to its research-based...

Nov 19, 2012, 08:30 ET

Rethink Training Business Solutions - The "Game Changer" Tackling Employee Turnover and New Hire Productivity Drag

Rethink Training is an online learning system enabling businesses to quickly and efficiently train new and existing employees via their cloud-based...

Aug 30, 2012, 13:05 ET

Volunteers across Missouri will participate in a statewide weekend of service

Volunteers will cover the area to join hands and hearts, to be involved in mission projects in their communities during SERVE2012, a statewide...

Jun 04, 2012, 11:39 ET

New Study Results Bring Hope to Patients with Metastatic HER2-positive Breast Cancer

Breakthrough Study Led by Rethink Breast Cancer Board Member TORONTO, June 4, 2012 /CNW/ - Today Rethink Breast Cancer (Rethink) celebrates new...

May 11, 2012, 08:05 ET

Rethink Autism Wins Prestigious 2012 CODiE™ Award for Best Instructional Solution for Special Needs Students for Second Year in a Row

 Rethink Autism, the first and only autism curriculum aligned with the Common Core State Standards, is an honored recipient of the 2012 SIIA...

Mar 12, 2012, 14:08 ET

New Study Validates Wood as a Progressive and Innovative Material For Use in Tall-Building Construction

The Case for Tall Wood Buildings report released this week validates the use of mass timber products as a viable structural building material...

Feb 28, 2012, 15:02 ET

Campaign Launched to Protect The Lorax

 Rethinking the Automobile, a project of OpenPlans, announced a campaign today to protect the spirit and message of Dr. Seuss'...

Oct 27, 2011, 07:50 ET

Department of Defense Selects Rethink Autism Educational Platform for Military Base Schools Worldwide

Following a competitive bidding process earlier this year, the Department of Defense Education Activity (DoDEA) has awarded educational technology...

Sep 19, 2011, 08:05 ET

Rethink Autism Wins Education, Health and Business Awards Throughout 2011

Distinguishing themselves as the leaders in the field of web-based autism treatment, Rethink Autism has been honored in 2011 by a wide range of...

Aug 01, 2011, 08:20 ET

Key Components of an Effective School-Based Autism Program

Considering the alarming growth in the prevalence of autism (estimates as high as 1 in 91 (1)) as well as the challenging financial climate, in...

Jul 05, 2011, 07:50 ET

Rethink Autism Wins Prestigious 2011 CODiE Award for Best Instructional Solution for Special Needs Students

Rethink Autism, the first and only autism curriculum aligned with the Common Core State Standards, is an honored recipient of the 2011 SIIA CODiE...

Jun 13, 2011, 07:50 ET

Rethink Autism Becomes the First and Only Autism Curriculum Aligned with the Common Core State Standards

Rethink Autism, a new force in online education for children on the autism spectrum, has announced that its award-winning curriculum is now aligned...

May 31, 2011, 09:53 ET

Online Educational Company Offers Parents Discounted Summer Program for Children with Autism

Many children with autism need structure and consistency in their daily lives. So as schools across the country begin their summer vacations, many...

May 02, 2011, 07:50 ET

Help a Child With Autism Show His Appreciation This Mother's Day

Mother's Day is May 8th, and for children with autism, expressing their affection for Mom can be a challenge. As part of their commitment to the...

Mar 31, 2011, 07:50 ET

Rethink Autism Launches Video Series to Answer Key Questions About Autism for Parents

April is Autism Awareness Month. As part of its commitment to the autism community, educational technology company Rethink Autism is helping to...

Mar 21, 2011, 08:15 ET

Autism Action Partnership Announces Statewide Initiative to Improve Outcomes for Students with ASD in Nebraska Public Schools

Autism Action Partnership (AAP), a public nonprofit foundation, announced a statewide initiative to improve outcomes for students with autism in...

Jan 26, 2011, 07:45 ET

Key Components of an Effective School-Based Autism Program

An estimated 637,000 children ages 3-17 in the U.S. (or 1 in 91) had a current Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) diagnosis in 2007 according to a...

Dec 14, 2010, 07:45 ET

Helping Parents of Children with Autism Navigate the Holiday Season

The holiday season is usually a fun and exciting time, but it can be challenging for children with autism and their families. While many of us...