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Student Profile, Briana W.

Student Matthew L. recently interviewed fellow student Briana W., who has been at Newton Learning Center Northern Nevada since the fall of 2011, about the holidays: Briana W., who likes candy canes and Katy Perry, on a few of her favorite things ML: What was your favorite part of 2018? BW: My favorite part of [...]

Student Profile, Briana W.2018-12-11T18:07:26+00:00

Teacher Profile: Mrs. Bethany

Written by Angelina H., student at Newton Learning Center Northern Nevada After homeschooling her own children for approximately 20 years, Bethany Valentine became part of the Newton Learning Center family when she enrolled her son in NLC's after school social thinking group. The group was so valuable and helpful for her son that she enrolled [...]

Teacher Profile: Mrs. Bethany2018-12-11T18:09:06+00:00

California family places bet on Northern Nevada school for autism, learning differences

Linda McMahon, center, and her husband Jim, second from right, took a leap of faith and moved their family from Folsom, California, to Reno to enroll their son Sam, far right, at Newton Learning Center, a school specializing in kids on the Autism Spectrum or other similar learning differences. McMahon said Sam now looks [...]

California family places bet on Northern Nevada school for autism, learning differences2018-11-16T10:54:23+00:00

November 2018 Newsletter

Second Start's board of directors and staff want to partner with our families, customers and community members to ensure that we are providing quality services and providing information that contributes towards the success of our students.

November 2018 Newsletter2018-12-11T18:09:49+00:00

October 2018 Newsletter

October 2018 Newsletter A Note From Tara This month, I want to turn our attention to the importance family support plays in children's education. Marlene Last, president of the Newton Learning Center, San Jose's Home & School Club talks about the need for parent engagement. – Tara Bevington The backbone behind any parent group is [...]

October 2018 Newsletter2018-11-08T11:30:36+00:00

September Newsletter

Special Thanks! A HUGE THANK YOU to everyone who made Newton Learning Center's 10th Anniversary celebration so special and worked so hard to put on this event! We played games, toured the school, danced to Hick'ry Switch and devoured the amazing food by Liberty Food & Wine Exchange. It was a fantastic night! School Spotlight Important Dates Whether it's at [...]

September Newsletter2018-12-11T12:52:20+00:00

New board members for Second Start milestone year

      For immediate release: Sept. 21, 2018   New board members for Second Start milestone years   SAN JOSE, Calif. –  Second Start Learning Disabilities Programs, Inc. has elected Dr. Burton Worrell as treasurer and welcomed George Lotti of San Jose as a board member. David Millar of Reno, Nev. concluded his term [...]

New board members for Second Start milestone year2018-09-21T14:19:41+00:00

Newton Learning Center celebrates 10th anniversary with public open house

  For immediate release: September 6, 2018   Newton Learning Center celebrates 10th anniversary with public open house School empowers students with special needs   RENO, Nev – Newton Learning Center celebrates 10 years of providing educational programs tailored to students with Autism Spectrum Disorder with an open house featuring food from Liberty Food & [...]

Newton Learning Center celebrates 10th anniversary with public open house2018-09-14T09:41:19+00:00