iPads, Autism and Social Inclusion - Craig Smith is an educational outreach worker for Autism Spectrum Australia. He works with families and staff in school settings to develop plans to support children with autism spectrum disorder. He believes for these kids, ipads can be a powerful tool for social inclusion. - See more at: http://attitudelive.com/documentary/ipads-autism-and-social-inclusion#sthash.g8JsSspl.dpuf
Autism Spectrum Disorder & Music - It been shown how constructive music education is in all areas of cognitive development, but it also proves to be especially helpful to those with ASD. As showcased by this infographic, it basically boils down to the two most indicative symptoms across the spectrum of those with autism. Those being that ASD can be characterized mainly by poor ability to communicate and interact socially, along with being prone to repetitive behaviors and specific interests.
Picture Prompt Timer - $3.99 The Picture Prompt Timer (PPT) allows you to display two photographs in a first/then format (First you do this, then you get this) with a corresponding bar that shows the individual how much time is left on task.
By Brad Lendon, CNN (CNN) -- Schools must give students with disabilities equal opportunities to participate in extracurricular athletics, including varsity sports, the U. Department of Education said Friday.