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Behavior Intervention Team: BIT by BIT, we will get there together.

The mission of the Behavior Intervention Team is to help teachers, students, parents, and administrators learn techniques to affect positive change and create a healthy learning environment for all. 

Here you will find information regarding:


  • Behavior Management
  • Social Emotional Learning
  • Inclusion and Diversity
  • Social Stories
  • Visual Supports
  • Professional Development 
  • Additional Resources (teacher resources, as well as, ASD & ADHD specific resources) 

 

  • Carmen Ruggieri, Autism Coordinator
  • Lesley Littlefield, BCBA
  • Alicia Esposito, Behavior Specialist
  • Rocky Langford, Behavior Specialist
  • Jose Rico, Behavior Specialist
  • Donna Gibb, Behavior Technician 
  • Reeny Puglia, Consulting Social Worker

Administrative Team

  • Michele Simpson, Executive Director of Pupil Personnel Services
  • Charlene Barbieri, Special Education Administrator Early Childhood
  • Lisa Abbott, Special Education Administrator Elementary 
  • Cheryl Mercurio, Special Education Administrator Elementary/Secondary
  • David Schiappa, Cranston High School West Assistant Principal for Special Education
  • David Aulenbach, Cranston High School East Assistant Principal for Special Education