About Autism / Spectrum Disorders: Education and Autistic Children
Lisa Jo Rudy – About.com Autism / Spectrum Disorders Guide email@example.com
Sep 1, 2006, 7:45 AM
Autism / Spectrum Disorders
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from Lisa Jo Rudy
The beginning of the school year marks a big rise in the number of autism diagnoses. That’s because now is the time when many young children enter kindergarten. There, experienced teachers may pick up on behaviors and delays that parents missed. Find out more about teachers, schools and autism!
In the Spotlight
Educational Options for Autistic Children
How should autistic children be educated? There are many different opinions on the topic. This overview presents the options, along with a quick look at their pros and cons.
How Is Autism Diagnosed?
What Causes Autism?
Top Autism Myths
Ten Things Autistic Children and Students Wish You Knew
Book Review: Unwritten Rules of Social Relationships
Can Teachers Diagnose Autism?
As the school year begins, many preschoolers get their first exposure to “typical” expectations. Circle time, nap time, show and tell are all part of the curriculum. When…read more
What Is Autism?
Autism spectrum disorders are on the rise. Could you or your child be autistic? Learn about the different diagnoses on the autism spectrum, and learn about the traits and symptoms that could be early signs of autism.