Student Software, Professional Development, Screening/Assessment, Data Management
Ripple Effects develops and supports an integrated set of technology tools to change behavior, increase academic success, and strengthen pro-social behavior among children and adolescents and the adults who work with them. The latest release, Version 5.0 is available for iPads, Chromebooks, Android tablets, Windows devices and Macs, and includes the new rural edition of Teens, designed in part with students from the Kentucky Valley Educational Cooperative in Hazard, Kentucky. The programs are NREPP listed for comprehensive mental health supports and substance abuse prevention, and the National Dropout Prevention Center also lists Ripple Effects as a model program with its highest rating.
The broad, evidence-based, flexible learning system provides trauma-informed, personalized learning programs ideal for:
- Tier 1, Universal promotion of key social-emotional abilities (SEL)
- Tier 2, Targeted prevention of risky behaviors – from bullying to substance abuse
- Tier 3, Individualized intervention with students who need supportive discipline or counseling
- Behavioral RTI
- School/district- wide PBIS
Assistant principals, teachers, counselors, mental health specialists, prevention specialists, social workers, and school psychologists rely on it in special education, counseling, advisory, health, in-school suspension settings and after-school programs.
Ripple Effects For Kids (grades 2-5) is an engaging, personalized, evidence-based behavior training program for promotion/prevention/interventions, which also meets special education needs.