Aim Learning Center
Short bio: Mia is a Behavior Analyst and Special Education teacher who uses the science of learning and behavior, Applied Behavior Analysis, to help students accelerate their learning. Students have ownership over their data, which is used to make daily instructional decisions, thereby creating empowered and confident learners.
Name of Venture: Aim Learning Center
Type of venture: Program
Launch date: Fall 2020
Grade level(s): K-8
Target Geography: Denver Public Schools; students/schools who are furthest behind or need the most help
Success to date: (pilot results, etc.): Denver Public Schools, December 2018-March 2019. Coffing used Precision Teaching (PT) methodologies to teach a small group of 5th grade students who were reading at the 1st-2nd grade level. After 27 non-consecutive intervention sessions, students in the PT group gained 0.9 grade levels in reading as measured by the WJ-IV.
2019-2020 plans: piloting in summer and next school year