Accepting Applications for the JPSN and ASP Scholarships.
Intervention Services, Occupational Therapy, Speech-Language Therapy
Full service for your child’s IEP needs and/or tutoring needs.
One-on-one tutoring slots available. We are an ACE service provider.
Why Choose Us?
We work year round providing 1:1 academic and therapeutic services to students PreK-college in all subject areas and for Speech & Language and Occupational Therapy needs.
Educators and specialists are experienced, personal, professional and dedicated. Staff credentials (including background checks): Licensed Intervention Specialists, Certified General Educators, Licensed Speech & Language Pathologists, Licensed Occupational Therapists, Certified Orton-Gillingham Educators, Trained Multisensory Math and Social Emotional Learning Educators, Trained ADHD/Executive Functioning Coaches.
We work with students year-round providing enrichment lessons, intervention services, and core instruction. Our expertise helps students with diagnosed learning disabilities, dyslexia, dyscalculia, dysgraphia, ADHD, speech & language disability, and autism. We also support students seeking support in general and advanced education classes (e.g. Chemistry, Algebra II, Honors Literature, Test Prep etc.)
*Knowledgeable of learning differences and curricula
*Implementation of best practices and learning strategies
*Proven record of helping students learn and gain confidence
*Approved provider for JPSN and ASP, two special-needs scholarships through the Ohio Department of Education
Providing educational, intervention, and speech & language services to students in PreK-college
Certified and licensed specialists instruct students individually incorporating educational best practices and multi-sensory methods. This option is a tailored plan to address IEP goals, general education needs, and test prep.
We teach skills and strategies that lead to academic success!
Academic Learning Labs
Certified educators teach students in small groups incorporating multi-sensory instruction and evidence-based curriculum. This option is perfect for families seeking an alternative school setting or homeschool extension.
Link to Learning Lab page
We teach core subject areas aligned to standards!
Speech & Language Therapy
Licensed Speech Therapists address speech, language, and communication skills in individual and small group sessions. Social Skills are taught using evidence-based practices and programs.
Students learn and apply skills in an engaging environment!
Licensed Occupational Therapists deliver tailor instruction and therapies to address your child’s needs. Areas addressed include: sensory integration and regulation, visual-motor skills, fine motor skills, handwriting needs.
Students gain skills through direct instruction and personalized techniques!
Executive Functioning Instruction
Educators provide explicit instruction in the five EF pillars: flexible thinking, organization/prioritizing, goal setting, remembering (active working memory), and self-monitoring/self-regulation. This layer of support teaches skills geared towards daily independence for students.
Students learn and apply skills improving daily life activities!
IEP Service Provider
Credentialed educators and therapist provide tailor instruction incorporating educational best practices and multi-sensory methods. This option is a tailored plan to address IEP goals for students who qualify for the Jon Peterson Special Needs and Autism scholarships.
We are full-sercie provider committed to helping you and your child!
Programs & Practices
Researched-based programs and best practices lead to proven results
- Explicit instruction in phonics, phonemic awareness, fluency, reading comprehension, and writing
- Multi-sensory activities and lessons
All About Reading and Project Read® Curriculum
- Explicit instruction in reading and writing fundamentals
- Incorporates core instruction and strategies
Step-up to Writing
- Explicit instruction of skills and strategies
- Active engagment and self-monitoring
- Multi-sensory instruction
- Aligns to grade-level skills
- Visualizing and Verbalizing® program for cognitive development and comprehension
- On Cloud Nine® math program for integrating imagery and conceptual thinking
Critical Thinking Co.™, Model Me Kids®, Social Thinking®
- Explicit instruction in thinking and social skills
- Application of skills
SMARTS Executive Function Curriculum
- Direct instruction in the five EF pillars
- Strategies promoting academic and life success
Our team of educators work with schools to assist with the ETR and IEP process. Educators track IEP progress and work with the student’s district of residency to create and renew IEPs.
- Inform decisions regarding eligibility for educational services and educational placement
- Design instructional goals, learning objectives and plan interventions
- Use standard measures of progress
Remote Learning Options
Certified and licensed educators provide remote learning sessions with students using online conferencing applications.
ETR & IEP Advocate. Educators assist parents through the Evaluation Team Report and Individualized Education Program process, bridging communication between school staff and parents and enhancing understanding of student needs.
Academic Learning Labs – Financial Assistance
Specialized Educational Services is a nonprofit 501(c)(3) public charity. We are committed to providing affordable, individualized education to students who benefit from an alternative school setting. Please visit www.specialized-education.org or contact Academic Learning Services to learn more or to make a donation.
New educators: RESA qualified
The Ohio Department of Education residency program consists of a system of mentoring, assessing teacher learning, and exploring leadership within the profession. Training complete- we are RESA ready for graduates to obtain licensure.
“My teacher teaches me skills in a way I can learn. I am more confident in my reading and writing abilities.”
“I’ll most definitely send any families looking for academic support and alternative schooling options to you.”
“Your thoughtful planning for instruction results in a meaningful educational experience, progress, and true benefit for the time invested in learning.“
Let’s Start the Process!
Please complete the Google form below or call/email to schedule a meeting to discuss your child’s needs.