Autism Learning & Schooling Cookeville TN

Learning and schooling for someone with autism can take on many different forms. Depending on the level of autism, nearby school system & educational programs, and training of the parents and autistic individual, options can range from mainstream learning with an aid to an IEP (Individualized Educational Program) to homeschooling, or a combination of all these and others.

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Autism and the world of "what ifs" Jennifer Mandell One of the worst feelings as a parent of a child with autism is not knowing if you are doing enough for your child and constantly second guessing yourself if you should be doing something different then what you are. I have 5 sons and my youngest -- my 3 year old -- has autism. We had started early intervention at the age of 18 month...

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Consequences and autism in the classroom Steve Buckmann Any discussion about teaching students with autism spectrum disorders in school settings will invariably turn to a discussion about the role of consequences in managing inappropriate behavior. Usually the discussion takes the form of this question: What do I do when "Johnny" does . . .? Few educators would contest that consequenc...