Autism Spectrum disorder and Education

The word autism generates anxiety and is usually misunderstood and misinterpreted. I hope these resources help you understand what ASD entails and how best to cater for students with autism in our classrooms.

What is autism?

Video: What is autism

TED talk: autism seen through the eyes of a teen with autism

Resources for  young learners with autism

Learning resources

Video: Two basic strategies to teach students with autism

Video: 5 tips for teaching sts with ASD

Guide for schools

Booklet: Resources guide for teaching children with autism (Government of British Columbia)