It’s a daunting tasks setting up an autism classroom or appropriately integrating students with autism into the general education setting. Students with autism are all so different and have a vast array of needs. Many of these learners need to be taught individually. It can seem impossible to effectively teach a group of such different students when so many of us our understaffed. In this session learn how to organize, setup, and structure your classroom. We will discuss everything from creating an efficient classroom schedule, the physical structure, using visuals, creating a data system, and beginning your curricular planning.
We’re so proud to be featured in Family Fun Magazine this month (Sept 2015)! Family Fun Magazine says “Why it gets an A”: “Started by a nine-year-old and his dad in the 1990s, his portal has links to websites in a library of topics (mythology, botany, Java programming), as well as home-school resources.” You Tell Us! “What’s the optimum amount of homework for teens?” According to this article teens should only have about 1 hour or homework per day. I remember as a middle-school-er getting so much homework I could barely care the books home on the bus and spending what felt like my entire evening just doing homework. I can definitely appreciate teachers’ wanting to supplement and reinforce learning at school, but how do we strike the