Author: admin

Aug
22

Time for Back to School – Make the difference for your kiddos this year!

I am so excited to be reaching out to you! The support you are providing your kiddos is remarkable. Over the last few months, I’ve been excited and encouraged to hear about all that is going on with our students with Rett Syndrome and others with complex needs. I’m receiving hundreds of emails, texts and […]

By admin | Academic . Blog . Uncategorized
DETAIL
Jun
28

Rett U Live! with TobiiDynavox – West Coast in July!

You asked and we are ready to deliver! Rett U Live! is coming to the West Coast for four all-day sessions with TobiiDynavox. DATES & LOCATIONS Wednesday, July 20, San Francisco, CA [download flyer] San Francisco Airport Marriott Waterfront, 1800 Old Bayshore Highway, Burlingame, CA 94010 Friday, July 22, Seattle, WA [download flyer] Seattle Airport Marriott, […]

By admin | Blog . Uncategorized
DETAIL
Feb
02

Fighting back from helplessness

Learning that you are helpless…then unlearning it again! by Jennie Simmons I am the mother of a 7-year-old daughter with Rett Syndrome. Since she was diagnosed, nearly four years ago, I have tried my best to use my training as a psychologist, researcher and complementary therapist to help manage the difficulties of life with Rett where […]

By admin | Blog . Uncategorized
DETAIL
Dec
22

Rett U scholarship makes impact in Mexico

Our number one priority is being able to make a positive impact on the lives of those suffering from Rett Syndrome. Recently we received this letter from a therapist in Mexico who was the recipient of a Rett U scholarship. We want to share her words with you. [original letter in Spanish follows below]     […]

By admin | Blog . Uncategorized
DETAIL
Jun
04

WHAT RETT SYNDROME MEANS TO ME

by Candice Samples-Morris My daughter Evelyn didn’t develop like a typical child, she did not develop like a typical Rett Girl either. She never sat independently, she took a long time to nurse, she never …

By admin | Blog
DETAIL
Jun
04

FROM A TEACHER’S EYES

I am mom to two amazing little girls. My oldest has Rett Syndrome, a severe neurological disorder that mainly affects girls. It affects every part of her body: her ability to walk, speak, or even use her hands.

By admin | Blog
DETAIL
May
26

ABOUT RETT SYNDROME

Debilitating neurological (movement) disorder that predominantly affects females. Baby girls are born “normal” but begin to lose acquired skills between the ages of 1-3 years old.

By admin | homepage_overlay
DETAIL
May
26

LEARN FROM THE BEST

Rett University strives to select only the best, brightest, and most motivated candidates for our students.

By admin | homepage_overlay
DETAIL
May
26

OUR MISSION

Our mission is to empower parents, educators and therapists with knowledge and strategies to help Rett Syndrome students reach their highest potential.

By admin | homepage_overlay
DETAIL