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Josh chats with Matthew

Josh G. Josh’s Interview By Matthew L. Our intrepid reporter, Matthew L., interviewed Newton Learning Center Northern Nevada student, Josh G., who likes zebras better than hippos. Q. What do you like about your new school Newton? A.  “It’s not stressful or full of madness like my previous schools.” Q. What is your favorite [...]

Josh chats with Matthew2019-01-21T16:26:27-07:00

Mrs. RJ speaks candidly with Matthew L.

Mrs. R.J’s interview Matthew L. Mrs. RJ By Matthew L. Newton Learning Center Northern Nevada student, Matthew L., sat down to interview Mrs. RJ for our January newsletter. Q. If someone wrote a biography about you, what do you think the title would be? A. “My desired title would be “Twi-Hard: [...]

Mrs. RJ speaks candidly with Matthew L.2019-01-21T16:28:28-07:00

In their own words: Newton Learning Center Northern Nevada students celebrate National School Choice Week

Our Newton Learning Center Northern Nevada students tell, in their own words, why they love their school in celebration of National School Choice Week. To learn more about the Nevada Educational Choice Scholarship Program, click here. Angel H. I love my School because They saved me who I am today. I was trouble maker even [...]

In their own words: Newton Learning Center Northern Nevada students celebrate National School Choice Week2019-01-18T14:42:34-07:00

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.2018-12-11T18:07:26-07:00

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. Bethany2018-12-11T18:09:06-07:00

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 differences2018-11-16T10:54:23-07:00

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 Newsletter2018-12-11T18:09:49-07:00

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 Newsletter2018-11-08T11:30:36-07:00