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Personalized SEL & behavioral supports are doable and affordable

Ripple Effects’ digital suite of intervention, assessment and data management tools make personalizing student supports doable, affordable, effective, and efficient. The culturally relevant, easy-to-use tools can be implemented by paraprofessionals with a minimum of training, making it easier and more efficient to improve the lives of young people, without adding to the already heavy burden on teachers.Ripple Effects Whole Spectrum Intervention System includes three main parts: direct-to-learner, personalized interventions, digital planning and assessment tools, and an easy to use data management system. Live training and support services are available for all three.
"Our graduation rate went way up when we started using Ripple Effects, and it’s stayed there ever since.” Hattie Tate, Dewey High School, Oakland, CA

The SEL interventions

Learner-directed, trauma-informed, personalized, motivational counseling and skill building promotes agency, develops social-emotional strengths, corrects behavior problems, and addresses underlying risk factors for grades Pre K – 12. Expert system technology uses learners’ natural selection patterns to deliver the most relevant set of evidence-based practices to each learner. 9-13 instructional modes per topic. Versions for Mac, PC, Chromebook, iPad, Android, Surface tablets. Find out more.

Planning and assessment

This user-friendly toolkit provides multiple lenses for assessing social-emotional and behavioral strengths and non-academic barriers to learning at both group and individual levels. It includes easy to use, fill-in-the blanks templates for creating individual student (RTI) and school-wide plans that build on personal and collective strengths and are responsive to indicated needs. Find out more.

Data management

Tracking what students do, and what educators plan, deliver, and observe is easy with Ripple Effects Data Viewers. This two-part system meets documentation requirements of funders and administration. It protects student confidentiality by shielding the content of personal exploration. Staff can confirm completion of assignments and see whether students have used the program for personal exploration, but not what they have explored. Find out more.

"Our graduation rate went way up when we started using Ripple Effects, and it’s stayed there ever since.” Hattie Tate, Dewey High School, Oakland, CA