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AcceliBEAT Weekly Round Up: 07/06-07/010
Missed the news this week? Accelify’s got you covered! Check out some of this week’s top stories. La. Graduation Flexibility Law Creates ‘Significant Concerns’ for Ed. Dept. A new law in Louisiana that gives teams of parents and teachers the power to craft graduation requirements...
New Initiative to Provide All Students Access to Great Educators
SOURCE: http://www.ed.gov New Initiative to Provide All Students Access to Great Educators As part of its efforts to ensure that all students have equal access to a quality education, today the U.S. Department of Education is announcing the launch of the Excellent Educators for All...
Results-Driven Accountability – The New Paradigm That’s Shaping Special Education
  What is the revised accountability system under IDEA – Results-Driven Accountability (RDA) – and what does it mean for your Special Education program? The United States Department of Education has announced a new paradigm – Results-Driven Accountability (RDA) – that is causing a major...
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...