About Us

We are a nonprofit organization dedicated to learning for all as we recognize that all great minds don't think alike.

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Meet Our Team

Meet our professional staff of diagnosticians and instructors versed in a wide range of disciplines.

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Success Stories

Read stories and testimonials about learners of all ages who found academic and social success at the Stern Center.

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SCHOOL PARTNERSHIPS

We partner with districts and individual schools to help build strong systems of support for all learners.

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EDUCATOR RESOURCES

View our list of resources to help enhance professional learning for teachers and administrators.

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MODELS OF SUCCESS

Learn about the positive changes we have seen as a result of integrating our services throughout schools.

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Stern Center For Language & Learning
BECAUSE ALL GREAT MINDS DON’T THINK ALIKE!

The Stern Center for Language and Learning is a nonprofit learning center dedicated to helping children and adults reach their academic, social and professional goals.

Who Do We Work With?

Students in
PreK - Grade 12

We help children learn strategies that will build confidence and help them find academic and social success.

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Adult & College
Level Learners

Our specialists work with college students and adults to help them reach their academic, social and professional goals.

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Educators

Our courses provide opportunities for educators, school teams and/or whole districts to extend their expertise.

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Now Enrolling for the Fall

As summer vacation comes to an end and the craze of getting ready for school takes over, many parents get a head start on their child’s education by enrolling for services at the Stern Center. 

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Stern Center in the News: VPR Commentary

By Stern Center Staff

In early 2014, Vermont Governor Peter Shumlin signed Act 166 into law and on July 1, 2016, it officially went into full effect. Making Vermont the first state in …

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President’s Message: Early Literacy Birth to Five

By Stern Center Staff

Stern Center Founder and President Dr. Blanche Podhajski was deeply concerned following the October release of the 2015 National Assessment of Educational Progress (NAEP) scores. …

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