CPD Main RSS http://www.cpdusu.org/rss/ CPD Main RSS en-us <![CDATA[Family Mentorship Program offers insight - (Featured Stories)]]> http://www.cpdusu.org/featuredstories/013015/ <![CDATA[Researchers evaluate results of social impact bonds - (Newsletter)]]> http://www.cpdusu.org/newsflash/January2015/#story1 Image of Smith family
Travis, Tracy and Peyton Smith

Tracy and Travis Smith of South Jordan, Utah, are the parents of a daughter, Peyton, age 7. Peyton has Nager Syndrome, a rare craniofacial syndrome. She is considered medically fragile and has a tr[...]]]> <![CDATA[Family Mentorship Program offers insight to trainees - (Newsletter)]]> http://www.cpdusu.org/newsflash/January2015/#story2 Image of Smith family

Travis, Tracy and Peyton Smith

Tracy and Travis Smith of South Jordan, Utah, are the parents of a daughter, Peyton, age 7. Peyton has Nager Syndrome, a rare craniofacial syndrome. She is considered medically fragile and has a tr[...]]]> <![CDATA[Summer program a hit at DSL - (Project Features)]]> http://www.cpdusu.org/projectfeatures/dslsummer/ The Developmental Skills Laboratory just completed their Summer Program for school age children and youth with disabilities.

The ten participants had a busy time this summer, taking advantage of all of the great community activities going on.  Some of those included going to the Summer Fest event in downtown Logan, swimming at the Logan Aquatic Center, participating in a horse therapy activity, and attending the Cache County Fair [...]]]> <![CDATA[ASSERT preschool is a model for others - (Project Features)]]> http://www.cpdusu.org/projectfeatures/assert2011/ The ASSERT preschool for children with autism has become a model program for other preschools in Utah. 

They have established a partnership with the Granite School District in Salt Lake City and will be working with them over the next few years to build an ASSERT model training classroom in their district. 

With the rate of autism on the rise in Utah as well as across the United States, more classrooms focusing on the[...]]]> <![CDATA[WAVE: Web Accessibility Evaluation Tool - (Project Features)]]> http://www.cpdusu.org/projectfeatures/wavetool/ WAVE is a free web accessibility evaluation tool developed and provided at no cost by WebAIM to aid in the web accessibility evaluation process. The WAVE tool is available in both English and Spanish.

A WAVE evaluation can be done instantly online, with the report showing the original web page with embedded icons and indicators that reveal the accessibility[...]]]> <![CDATA[Researchers evaluate results of social impact bonds - (Blogs)]]> http://www.cpdusu.org/blog/?p=10280/ Image of two young girls in classroom. <![CDATA[Ames named TAESE associate director - (Blogs)]]> http://www.cpdusu.org/blog/?p=10275/ image of Norm Ames Norm Ames[/caption] Norm Ames has been named an [...]]]>