Posted: Aug 1, 2006, 08:02
BEND LEARNING CENTER
Sanford Shapiro, M.Ed, Director
The Bend Learning Center offers a variety of services to students with learning disabilities nationally including, "family coaching on issues related to learning disabilities, teacher training, boarding school placement and college counseling. For students and their families living within the local service area, the Center also provides a summer school program for day students, educational testing and strategy training tutorials. The Center teaches "learning techniques and strategies based on "high-level research, and best and effective practices" to assess the specific learning strengths and weaknesses of each student.
The staff experience includes academic training in learning disabilities, collaboration with national experts in the field of learning differences and behavioral health, successful teaching experience in a range of schools and tutorial settings, expertise in teacher training and eight years experience in school administration including the former CEDU Schools and Stanbridge Academy.
Note: The information in this New Perspective was gathered from the Bend Learning Center website.