Partners and Sponsors

Partners

The Urban Collaborative works with Corporate Partners to bring members the latest resources and research. Our Corporate Partners support and contribute to the success of our semi-annual member meetings, joining us in our mission to improve educational outcomes and life opportunities of children and youth with disabilities.

Corporate partnership is limited to a select number of companies that have a record of distinction for providing services and/or supports to urban school districts in their efforts to improve outcomes for students with disabilities. Corporate Partners make a yearly contribution based upon the partnership level chosen. Partnership enables them to participate in our meetings and share with Members how their products and services help enrich life opportunities for students with disabilities. To learn more, please read our Partner & Sponsor Brochure

If your company would like to become an Urban Collaborative Corporate Partner, contact Pilar Miranda at pmiranda@edc.org.

If you represent a school district, and your district has worked with a company that would be a good match for our Corporate Partners Program, complete our referral form.

Upon receipt of your referral form, we will mail the referred company our Partner and Sponsor brochure with detailed information regarding the different levels of investment and associated benefits.

  • Attainment is the provider of blended solutions with traditional curricula/resources, manipulatives, apps, software, iwb programs, and AT solutions for special education PreK-12+. Attainment has been a district wide leader of skill development in core instruction, local workforce, supported living and community outcomes for over 35 years! A scientific research-based approach to programs for transition development, ELA, math, science, social studies, and literacy/language development provides a solid foundation for special education classrooms. Assistive technology products include a wide variety of affordable devices -- including solutions in multiple languages. www.attainmentcompany.com  
    Contact Attainment for your Special Education Solutions guide.  educationspecialist@attainmentcompany.com

  • At Goalbook, we empower teachers to transform instruction so that ALL students succeed. We blend pedagogical research and intuitive technology into our easy-to-use online tool and leading professional development for educators. We partner with over 500 district customers in 45 states, working closely with district and school leaders to create scalable and sustainable change to instructional practice. Former teachers and administrators, Daniel Jhin Yoo and Justin Su, started Goalbook and our research-based content spans Pre-K to Grade 12 in the subjects of Reading, Math, Writing, Behavior, Social and Emotional Learning, Speech, Autism, Transition, Occupational Therapy, and Alternative Academic and Life Skills. 

  • Houghton Mifflin Harcourt (NASDAQ: HMHC) is a global learning company dedicated to changing people's lives by fostering passionate, curious learners. As a leading provider of pre-K-12 education content, services and cutting-edge technology solutions across a variety of media, HMH enables learning in a changing landscape. HMH is uniquely positioned to create engaging and effective educational content and experiences from early childhood to beyond the classroom. HMH serves more than 50 million students in over 150 countries worldwide, while its award-winning children's books, novels, non-fiction and reference titles are enjoyed by readers throughout the world. For more information, visit www.hmhco.com. 

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  • Founded in 2011 by Jonathan Izak, ONEder develops simple tools for empowering educators and maximizing the unique abilities of every student. By using advanced technology in simple ways, ONEder enables administrators, professionals, teachers, and all those involved in the special education ecosystem to have common goals and a clear understanding of progress to make data-driven decisions. ONEder is the only platform that delivers solutions that meet the requirements of academic standards and functional needs, while addressing the unique needs of each student and their IEP goals. 

  • Review360(r) offers school districts across the US a better path to improving student behavior. Review360 is a web-based, research-supported behavior improvement solution that employs best practices with content, assessments, and progress monitoring including: incident tracking, intervention strategies, Universal Screeners, FBA Behavior Observation System and behavioral plan management. The comprehensive system includes solutions for: Improving Student Behavior and School Climate, RtI/PBIS Implementation, Students with Emotional Disabilities, and Students with Intellectual Disabilities and Autism. 

  • Scientific Learning Corporation combines advanced knowledge of how the brain learns and innovative technologies to improve language and reading skills. Our evidence-based Fast ForWord/Reading Assistant solution uses a unique 3-step approach to target the root causes of language and reading difficulty in students who struggle. Once these underlying areas are addressed, learners' reading and language skills improve quickly, and continue to improve even after they have completed Fast ForWord. 

  • STAR Autism Support provides curriculum materials, workshops and training to school and agency staff who work with students with autism. Our mission is to help others successfully implement research-based applied behavior analysis (ABA) techniques. We want every child with autism to receive effective instruction! 

  • Education in America presents both abundant opportunities and challenges. The nationally recognized educational consultants of Stetson & Associates, Inc. provide help with both! Our team is dedicated to serving children and educators. Bringing learning success within the reach of every student has been our mission for over 20 years!

    Trademarks of our customized-service approach include:

          -A systems-view of change that is lasting and meaningful;

          -Research-based, effective practices focus;

          -Training and technical assistance experience that models highly effective adult learning techniques; and,

          -Online professional development accessible anytime, anywhere!

    Stetson & Associates, Inc. is pleased to support the Inclusive Schools Network, a global resource and network of professionals, families, schools and organizations focusing on inclusive education around the world. Visit http://inclusiveschools.org for free information and resources!

     

    Contact Information

    Stetson & Associates, Inc.

    14343-G Torrey Chase Blvd

    Houston, Texas 77014

    281.440.4220 phone

    281.440.4280 fax

  • TeachTown is exclusively focused on providing solutions for students diagnosed with autism spectrum disorders, intellectual and developmental disabilities, and emotional and behavioral disorders. 

    Through a blend of computer-delivered and teacher-led ABA instruction, TeachTown Basics is an evidence-based curriculum that provides academic, cognitive, and social/emotional support for students. 

    TeachTown Elementary and Middle School Social Skills are comprehensive character-based video-modeling curricula that teach students in elementary and middle school socially-relevant social skills.

    Meta-Play provides systematic early intervention to students aged 18-months to four-years old with behavioral disorders, intellectual disabilities, and ASD.

    Be Safe is a video-modeling curriculum for teens and young adults that teaches appropriate skills necessary for safely responding to law enforcement.

    ABA Prois an online resource that offers professional development course modules on topics related to ABA relevant to the classroom and other educational settings.

    TeachTown's Registered Behavior Technician Course is designed to prepare teachers, paraprofessionals, and/or other personnel for certification as Registered Behavior Technicians.

    www.teachtown.com

  • Voyager Sopris Learning(r) is an educational technology, curriculum, and services provider committed to partnering with schools and districts to increase student achievement. We offer research- and evidence-based literacy and math solutions. To learn more, visit http://www.voyagersopris.com/.

Sponsors

The Urban Collaborative partners with Events Sponsors to bring members the latest research and resources. Event Sponsors support and contribute to the success of our semi-annual member meetings, joining us in our mission to improve educational outcomes and life opportunities of children and youth with disabilities.

Event Sponsorship based upon the sponsor level chosen, is limited to a select number of companies that have a record of distinction for providing services and/or supports to urban school districts in their efforts to improve outcomes for students with disabilities. Event Sponsors make a yearly contribution to our operating budget. Sponsorship enables them to participate in our meetings and share with Members how their products and services help enrich life opportunities for students with disabilities.

 

A company may elect to be an Event Sponsor at one of three levels of investment--Benefactor, Supporter, or Contributor--gaining specific, value-added exposure. Each level offers opportunities for a company to showcase its products, services, and ideas to our Members and Associate Members across the country. To learn more, please read our Partner & Sponsor Brochure.

If your company would like to participate in our meetings as an Event Sponsor, contact Pilar Miranda at pmiranda@edc.org.

If you represent a school district, and your district has worked with a company that would be a good match for our Event Sponsor Program, complete our referral form.

Upon receipt of your referral form, we will mail the referred company our Partner and Sponsor brochure with detailed information regarding the different levels of investment and associated benefits.