Autism Specialist - What we do

  • What are the service options for students with autism?

    • general education classroom with consultative support from campus and district staff

    • general education classroom with direct instructional services from a special education teacher

    • a combination of general education and self-contained special education classes with consultative and/or direct instructional services

    • self-contained special education classroom with direct instructional services

    • specialized autism programs

    How are services determined?

    • determined by the ARD/IEP Committee

    • based upon individual needs of student

    • may include related services as determined by the ARD/IEP Committee

    • includes technology support as determined by the ARD/IEP Committee

    • may include strategies as determined by the ARD/IEP Committee through the autism supplement

    What type of training is needed to work with students with autism?

    • the extent to which deficits in social, communication, and behavior impact academics and progress in the educational setting

    • specially designed instruction

    • accommodations and modifications

    • technology supports including communication systems

    • social skills instruction

    • positive behavior support strategies

    • principles of structured teaching

    • data collection methods and tools

    • student work systems

    • behavior management principles

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