Tag Archives: Autism

Autism Corner: Embedded Change and Teaching Problem Solving

[Source:  The Autism Helper] If you want your students to grow up to be functionally independent adults it is essential and critical to make life harder on them now. We don’t want to coddle them. We don’t want them to … Continue reading

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Bilingualism May Aid Children with Autism

[Source:  Psych Central] New research suggests being bilingual may help a child with autism spectrum disorder (ASD) shift task, a skill that is often difficult for kids with autism. Canadian researchers said the finding reflects emerging if debatable research that suggests … Continue reading

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101 Games and Activities for Children with Autism, Asperger’s and Sensory Processing Disorder

[Source: Amazon.com] One of the best ways for children with autism, Asperger’s, and sensory processing disorders to learn is through play. Children improve their motor skills, language skills, and social skills by moving their bodies and interacting with their environment. … Continue reading

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Autism Corner: Making Children on the Spectrum Feel Competant

Editor’s Note:   This article was written for parents, but would be a great resource to share with the parents and guardians of your kiddos with autism. [Source:  My Aspergers Child] A young person with Asperger’s (AS) or High-Functioning Autism (HFA) … Continue reading

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Autism Speaks Unveils New Scientific Agenda

[Source: Disability Scoop] year after dropping references to a cure from its mission statement, the nation’s largest autism advocacy group is charting a new course with a bold rewrite of its scientific priorities. Autism Speaks released an updated three-year strategic plan for … Continue reading

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