Business and Financial Services
School districts are working with fewer resources, yet there are greater expectations bring placed on them. CREC can assist districts in planning, monitoring, and managing financial affairs to reduce workload and personnel needs.
Desktop Computer and Server Support
Maximize investments in technology and appreciate real cost savings by leveraging CREC's team of desktop and server experts.
An energy efficiency and clean energy educational program designed to facilitate students' understanding of the science, math, and technology related to energy efficiency, clean energy sources, and electricity.
Staffing Solutions: Substitute Teachers, Paraeducators, Nurses, and Custodians
CREC's staffing specialists recruit, train, support, and manage substitute personnel to help districts with time and cost-saving.
Employee Assistance Program
Aids district and town employees experiencing personal problems. This counseling and referral service serves district and town employees and their families who are experiencing individual or family difficulties.
Competitively bid purchasing programs available to all schools, municipalities, and non-profits. The CT Consortium, PEPPM, and AEPA offer national purchasing power with the security of local support by a non-profit organization.
The COMPASS: Helping Paraeducators Navigate the Profession
Nationally recognized, comprehensive, job-embedded professional development curriculum aligned with national paraeducator standards, with more than twenty modules such as School Climate, Instructional Strategies, Managing Behaviors, and Common Core Standards.
A wide-range of management consulting and business advisory services for schools, town governments, public agencies, and other nonprofit organizations.
Shared Out-Of-District Transportation
CREC helps faciliate the sharing of out-of-district transportation services. Here you can find and post transportation shares with other districts.
Commissioning and Operational Services Management
Included within a broader energy efficiency program, commissioning, retro-commissioning and operational services management provides clients with comfort that mechanical units and HVAC systems are operating as efficiently as possible.
Budgeting and Forecasting Services
Experienced budgeting and cash flow forecasting services rooted deeply in past school construction experience to ensure successful projects are completed under budget and all taxpayer funds are properly accounted for.
Construction Development and Planning Services
Supporting districts through facility assessments and creation of prioritized capital improvement and construction plans tailored to fit every need. Foresight and planning of capital projects can fix expensive problems before they arise.
These services focus on ensuring furniture and equipment meet the programmatic needs of schools while reducing the burden on stakeholders for coordination and supervision of the design, procurement, and installation.
The Blueprint: Building Powerful Special Education Practices
A training curriculum that provides a variety of products and services to help your organization maximize student educational benefit, emphasizing aligning well-developed IEPs to the Common Core State Standards, specially designed instruction, and inclusion.
Audit and Program Assessment
Participants in this certification training will learn techniques for conducting program reviews, including the use of protocols for gathering data.