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Tara Ruckman

Instructional Intervention Specialist Coach
Tara is currently the Crisis Prevention Intervention certified instructor and has lead 22 CPI training opportunities just in 2021-2022. She is a behavior coach in a district of 14 schools and works district wide.  In addition to CPI training she provides a multiple verbal de-escalation training, Youth, Teen, and Trauma Informed Yoga Educator, Co-leader of District Behavior team, and the district Resident Educator Program Coordinator.  In addition to her roles in the public school system she is also an adjunct Professor for Ashland University.   

Tara is key to embedding, training, and implementation of Tier 1, 2, and 3 behavior interventions and supporting PBIS.  Tara has a background in ABA (Applied Behavior Analysis) and Special Education.  She enjoys dissecting intense behaviors through functional behavior assessments and turning them into comprehensive behavioral intervention plans to support student progress.  She also loves the pro-active teaching of desired behaviors for students that need that support!

My Speakers Sessions

Friday, October 14

9:30am EDT