15 Dec
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Hawkswood School Receives “Future Charitable Leaders” Award

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Lunch Brean Award Ceremony Group PictureThe Job Sampling Team at Hawkswood School in Eatontown attended Lunch Break's Gala in October. Edwina Williams, SLE Coordinator accepted the Future Charitable Leaders Award on behalf of Vincent Renda, Executive Director and Andrew Orefice, School Principal.

15 Dec
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The Key is Respect

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Colton Hines' Transition From School to a Paycheck

Colton Hines at his job in BelmarLast spring, Colton Hines graduated from Hawkswood School with a job. Now, on any given day in the Borough of Belmar, you might find the 19-year-old in his bright yellow vest sweeping the boardwalk, setting up chairs for events, or at the lake picking up trash left behind by tourists. As an employee for the Boro of Belmar,...

10 Oct
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Hawkswood Staff to Present at Closing the Gap Conference 2017

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Closing the Gap Conference BlurbHawkswood School's Monique Pica and Lori Marshall will be presenting at the upcoming Closing the Gap 2017 Conference in Minneapolis. Their presentation, titled "A Collaborative Approach to Fine Arts and Therapies Within the Classroom," will offer examples of the collaboration model and ways it is used throughout the school. They will show examples of how the...

25 Apr
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Hawkswood 2017 Prom

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It's that time of year again! We recently held our Annual Hawkswood School Prom at the Sheraton, Eatontown. Our students had an absolutely outstanding time!  Our night was spent socializing, laughing, dancing, interacting and making lasting memories! Below is a gallery of images from the event. Enjoy! [gallery link="file" ids="1322,1324,1325,1328,1326,1323,1329,1327"]

13 Oct
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Responsible Use of One-to-one Paraprofessionals: Planning from the Start to Fade Out Support

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Editor's note: Our Responsible Use of One-to-One Paraprofessionals post has also now been published by Common Ground. Common Ground is a website and enewsletter for special education stakeholders produced by the New Jersey Council on Developmental Disabilities. Click here to see Janet Renda's article at NJCommonGround.org. By Janet Renda, MS One-to-one...

2 Feb
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Workshop: ABA You Can Live With: Fostering Communication, Social Skills & Independence

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Hawkswood School Oct 30 Workshop banner - Managing Challenging Behavior at Home

Please join us on March 18th for a workshop for parents on managing behavior away from school.

WHERE: Hawkswood School, 270 Industrial Way West, Eatontown, NJ, 07724 WHEN: March 18, 2016, 10:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.

pdf16x16Download the PDF Flyer for this workshop event. For the student with challenging behavior, ensuring that his or her behavior away from school — and...

7 Dec
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Hawkswood School Welcomes “Future Teachers of America”

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Local High School Students Learn about Career Opportunities Working with Students with Disabilities

High School students observing autism classroomHawkswood School recently hosted more than a dozen high school students who spent the day learning about career options in special education. The teens, all seniors from Middletown South High School, are part of "Future Teachers of America," a national program that...

5 Oct
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Workshop: Managing Challenging Behavior at Home – ABA You Can Live With

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Hawkswood School Oct 30 Workshop banner - Managing Challenging Behavior at Home

Please join us on October 30th for a workshop for parents on managing behavior away from school.

WHERE: Hawkswood School, 270 Industrial Way West, Eatontown, NJ, 07724 WHEN: October 30, 2015, 11:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.

pdf16x16Download the PDF Flyer for this workshop event. For the student with challenging behavior, ensuring that his or her behavior away from school —...

11 Sep
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Parents Support Group: LIFELINE for the Journey

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Hawkswood Parents!

Don't miss our next Parent Support Group, entitled “Lifeline for the Journey.” It will be held on Thursday, 9/17, at 9:30 am in the Hawkswood Library located in room 16 of the East Building. Hope to see you there! lifeline-group

12 Mar
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Contemporary ABA at Hawkswood School

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In an effort to remain current and competitive in our educational programming, Hawkswood School has embraced a framework of Contemporary Applied Behavior Analysis (Contemporary ABA). This change occurred gradually throughout the 2013-2014 school year and was completed in the fall of 2014 with the introduction of functional behavior assessments (FBAs) as a critical part...

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