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International Researchers Convene at Ages & Stages Questionnaires® (ASQ) Invitational Symposium

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Amy Perkins Clause, Brookes Publishing 410-337-9580 x128; aclause@brookespublishing.com Baltimore, Maryland (August 2014) – The ASQ−Brookes Publishing International Research Committee convenes an inaugural event, ASQ AROUND THE WORLD: An Invitational Symposium of International ASQ Researchers, in September. Held in San Francisco, California on September 4–5, 2014, the symposium is an opportunity for […]

New Guide on Improving Sleep for Children with Special Needs

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Christina Davis, Brookes Publishing 410-337-9580 x120; cdavis@brookespublishing.com Sleep Better! helps families find bedtime solutions that work Baltimore, Maryland (February 2014) How can parents of children with sleep issues help them get the sleep they need? Guidance on solving sleep issues such as bedtime tantrums, night waking, sleep terrors, bed-wetting, insomnia, sleep […]

New observation tool measures implementation of the Pyramid Model in early childhood programs

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Amy Perkins, Brookes Publishing 410-337-9580 x128; aperkins@brookespublishing.com Download the press release Baltimore, Maryland (February 2014) – Now available in an updated version from Brookes Publishing, the Teaching Pyramid Observation Tool (TPOT™) for Preschool Classrooms, Research Edition, assesses fidelity of implementation of the evidence-based Pyramid Model for Promoting Social Emotional Competence in […]

New observational tool PICCOLO™ promotes positive parenting behaviors

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Amy Perkins, Brookes Publishing 410-337-9580 x128; aperkins@brookespublishing.com Baltimore, Maryland (August 2013) – Brookes Publishing has announced the release of a new observational tool designed to assess and monitor the quality of parent–child interactions. Available in mid-October, Parenting Interactions with Children: Checklist of Observations Linked to Outcomes (PICCOLO™) provides home visiting, parent […]

Brookes Releases Highly Effective Tool to Teach Social Skills to Students with Autism Spectrum Disorders

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Brookes Publishing Contact: Sharon Larkin Brookes Publishing 410-337-9580 x151 slarkin@brookespublishing.com BALTIMORE, Maryland (June 7, 2013) – For students with autism spectrum disorders (ASD) or similar characteristics, social relationships and social thinking can pose persistent challenges. The Social Compass Curriculum, a story-based intervention package now available from Brookes Publishing, is a highly effective […]

Top Scholars Present Current Thinking on the Use of Response to Intervention in Early Childhood Settings

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Christina Davis, Brookes Publishing 410-337-9580 x120; cdavis@brookespublishing.com BALTIMORE, Maryland (April 11, 2013) – Response to Intervention (RTI) is now a widely used instructional approach in K–12 classrooms across the country. However, the early childhood field is only in the beginning stages of understanding this tiered approach to instruction and how it […]

Top Early Childhood Literacy Experts Provide Recommendations for Improving Literacy Instruction Based on Research Findings

Early Childhood Literacy: The National Early Literacy Panel and Beyond book provides decision-making insight that leads to actionable teaching   BALTIMORE, MD – September 13, 2012 – The federally-funded National Early Literacy Panel (NELP) Report (January 2009) analyzed hundreds of studies published in peer-reviewed research journals in order to determine what matters in early literacy […]

Brookes Releases New Guide on How to Support LGBT Youth and Their Families

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Brookes Publishing Contact: Christina Lukenich Brookes Publishing 410-337-9580 x120 clukenich@brookespublishing.com Support LGBT Youth and Their Families with New Guidebook from Brookes Publishing Co. ‘Improving Emotional and Behavioral Outcomes for LGBT Youth: A Guide for Professionals’ offers strategies for mental health professionals BALTIMORE, MD – June 19, 2012 – To coincide with Lesbian […]

CVS and Easter Seals partner to provide free ASQ screens to families

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Brookes Publishing Contact: Amy B. Perkins, Marketing Manager Phone: 410-337-9580 x128 Fax: 443-279-0016 Email: aperkins@brookespublishing.com Free Access to Ages & Stages Questionnaires® Screening Tool Helps Parents Determine if Kids Are on Track CVS Caremark and Easter Seals help make the first five years of life count for kids Baltimore, MD—Every year more […]

TPRI Receives Highest Rating by NCRTI

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Brookes Publishing Contact: Sharon Larkin, Marketing Manager Phone: 410-337-9580 x151 Fax: 443-279-0016 Email: slarkin@brookespublishing.com TPRI® Received Highest Rating in Classification Accuracy by National Center for Response to Intervention Brookes Publishing’s reading assessment earns top marks in 2011 Baltimore, MD—Brookes Publishing Co.’s TPRI, a highly reliable early reading assessment designed to identify the […]