1. Dads Make a Difference: Tyreak Mclarty

    In this video, we sat down with staff member, Tyreak Mclarty, and asked him some important questions about fatherhood, what makes a good father, and what he sees good fathers doing for their kids here at our school. So, sit back, relax, and enjoy some words of wisdom from a wonderful dad.…Read More

  2. Puzzle Box Academy Online Learning: “I’m so excited!”

    In response to the COVID 19 pandemic and the need for social distance, we launched our first online learning earlier this month. It has been a great success in helping our children learn from home and succeed. We are proud of the hard work and dedication that continues to go into this effort to keep our children safe and learning. We know that many of our students need personalized attention as so…Read More

  3. Kitchen Corner 3: Mmmm Donuts!

    Welcome back to our kitchen for more family fun and natural environment teaching! Today we are making some semi-homemade donuts! They are simply fast and delicious! Please enjoy these great donuts in your home as you make them and savor them as a family! From our family to yours we hope you enjoy them! https://youtu.be/WQAUZGwdUuA…Read More

  4. Staying Safe and Looking Good

    Dear Puzzle Box Academy family, Today we want to thank Michael Emmanuel Courtore and Pamela Furr for working together to help keep our clients and staff safe! These beautiful masks created by designer Michael Emmanuel are comfortable, durable, washable, and contain a pocket for filters to be placed inside. We are thankful for these masks and are using them to help teach our kids why people are wea…Read More

  5. Puzzle Box Community Update 4

    Hello Puzzle Box Community! We have a new update for you from our founder Pamela Furr. We know times are strange but we are here for you to make sure your child has access to the virtual learning they need and the clinical services to help through our clinical partner Kaleidoscope Interventions. We are continuing our virtual school throughout the end of this school year and taking steps to keep ou…Read More

  6. Essential Services Update

    Dear parents, We are still here and are going to continue to offer support. Schools and mental health are considered essential to offer services. We are moving forward with our plan to start on-line learning on Monday 4/6 and continuing throughout the month of April. We are training our teachers and have parent training coming tomorrow. Keep an eye on us for more soon. Thank you, Puzzle Box Academ…Read More

  7. Covid Update 3 Virtual Learning

    Parents, With the new updates from the Florida DOE, we are extending our virtual schooling from April 6 until April 27th. We will keep you updated if things change and we are here for you to make sure we get through this ok. Together we will get through this as a community and a family. Our students will have an on-line learning environment that will mimic their normal classroom experience. We are…Read More

  8. Parent Resources

    Sharing some more resources for our parents at home. We hope these help to get everyone through their time at home. ES-School-Closure-Kit-5e7cb346bc633 ABA-Quarantine-activities-5e7cb35cb1661…Read More

  9. January is National Mentor Month! Mentor of the week, Mrs. Tracey Duharte

    by Brittney Hummel Ladwig When asked to write about a mentor who has helped guide me along the way, a lot comes to mind. There have been a lot of people who helped get me where I am today. That is just it, where I am today has a lot to do with one person in particular. She has made me a stronger teacher. This person doesn’t get upset with you if you make a mistake, she turns it into a teachable …Read More

  10. What’s the Connection Between Autism and the Puzzle Piece Icon?

    The puzzle piece — whether your child attends one of our autism schools in Brevard County or you’re here visiting on our website for the first time, you’ve certainly noticed the puzzle piece icon that we use in our branding. We incorporate puzzle pieces into our branding so much that it’s literally part of our name: Puzzle Box Academy! Others who aren’t familiar with us may recognize the…Read More