News and Events

Newton Learning Center Is Highlighted in KTVN Feature For ‘Autism Day’

"April is National Autism Awareness Month and on Tuesday morning, members of the Nevada Legislature heard from autism advocates, service providers, and parents about the challenges they face." -Ky Sisson This past Tuesday, our Reno [...]

Pine Hill San Jose Guides Students Towards Professional Development

It is Second Start’s mission to create a path to success for all of our students. Our goal is to intergrade our students with the community and help them become [...]

Temple Grandin visits Newton Learning Center Reno

About Temple Grandin- Temple Grandin is a professor of animal science at the University of Colorado. She is an advocate for ethical practices in the livestock industry and autism. Grandin is one of the few [...]

School for children with autism gets permanent home

Written by Siobhan McAndrew, RGJ, November 4, 2016 Gone are the classrooms in a busy strip mall in Sparks. The students at the Newton Learning Center have moved into a permanent home in an old [...]

Second Start Inc. Names Reno’s Gostin as President of the Board

Ira M. Gostin, MBA San Jose - Second Start Inc. Learning Disabilities Programs has named Ira M. Gostin, MBA as its new president of the board of directors. Gostin, chief marketing officer for [...]

Newton Learning Center students had a great time at the Computer History Museum!

Thanks to the Newton PTA for making this amazing opportunity happen for our students!!

Thank you to the Reno Riverwalk Merchants Association

Thank you to the Reno Riverwalk Merchants Association for their $500 donation to our Newton Learning Center and to all who made it possible by participating in their August wine walk!