Strategies for Working with Students with Autism in the General Education Setting Tip 1: Understanding Students with Autism Spectrum Disorder

This is the first course in a series of 12, 30-minute online courses.  After completing Tip 1: Understanding Autism Spectrum Disorders, a participant will be able to discuss

  • The primary characteristics of ASD: what it is and its prevalence
  • The behavioral characteristics of ASD, including social characteristics, communicative characteristics and restrictive and repetitive behaviors
  • The learning characteristics of ASD, including executive functioning, Theory of Mind, joint attention, and auditory vs. visual processing

General Education Teachers, Special Education Teachers, Paraprofessionals, District Support Staff, Behavior Specialists, Autism Specialists, Parents
Autism, Inclusion, Special Education, Progress in the General Curriculum
1 - Planning, T-TESS 1.3 - Planning: Knowledge of Students
Online Course, Self-directed

CPE Credits: 0.50  
Registration Closes: 9/1/2023
Ends: 9/30/2023 11:59 pm