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Get to Know Accelify Consulting
Today’s spotlight is on Jack M. Fletcher, Ph.D., a Senior Consultant at Accelify Consulting. Jack M. Fletcher, Ph.D., is a Hugh Roy and Lillie Cranz Cullen Distinguished Professor of Psychology at the University of Houston. He received a BA degree from Davidson College in 1973...
AcceliBEAT Weekly Round Up – 06/22-06/27
Missed the news this week? Accelify’s got you covered! This week’s Weekly Round Up focuses on one topic of particular interest – Results-Driven Accountability (RDA) – the U.S. Department of Education’s recent initiative to implement a revised accountability system under the IDEA. This change shifts...
Higher Expectations to Better Outcomes for Children with Disabilities
SOURCE: http://www.ed.gov Higher Expectations to Better Outcomes for Children with Disabilities President Obama has said that we are stronger when America fields a full team. Unfortunately, too many of the 6.5 million children and youth with disabilities in this country leave high school without the...
Maximizing Medicaid and IDEA Compliance with Accelify
  Accelify and KPN Webinar: Wednesday, June 25, 2014 10am – 11am EST Are you searching for a solution to manage your student services program? Are you struggling to get the most out of the Medicaid claiming program while maintaining compliance? Join Accelify and KPN...
AcceliBEAT Weekly Round Up: 06/15 – 06/19
Missed the news this week? Accelify’s got you covered! Check out some of this week’s top stories. Common Core Raises Questions on Future of Ed-Tech Spending One of the major challenges ahead for educational technology companies centers around this question: Once schools buy the hardware...
Get to Know Accelify Consulting
Today’s spotlight is on the Honorable Robert H. Pasternack, Ph.D., a Founding Partner of Accelify Consulting. Dr. Pasternack has over 40 years of experience in public education, including a term as Assistant Secretary for the Office of Special Education and Rehabilitative Services (OSERS) at the...
Turning Transportation Services into Medicaid Revenue
How schools can take advantage of this valuable revenue source. In 1975, the United States Government enacted the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA) to ensure “a free and appropriate education” for all children with disabilities. IDEA mandates that children with disabilities receive all the...
AcceliBEAT Weekly Round Up: 06/08 – 06/12
Missed the news this week? Accelify’s got you covered! Check out some of this week’s top stories. ConnectED: A Year of Action for American Students and Teachers One year ago, President Obama unveiled his ConnectED initiative to empower students and teachers with technology in the...
Accelify Consulting To Conduct Special Education Program Analysis For Seattle Public Schools
Accelify Consulting (www.accelifyconsulting.com) was selected by Seattle Public Schools (SPS) and the State of Washington Office of the Superintendent of Public Instruction (OSPI) to lead an effort to study the District’s Special Education system and make recommendations to allow SPS to comply with the Comprehensive...