The Importance of “Becoming Me”
The learning styles of individuals with Autism means that teaching concepts and skills in managing their sexuality, using typical strategies such as theory based lessons and reading materials, [...]
Introduction and ownership of a communication system
When introducing a communication system to a student, the concept of ownership is an important factor that comes up. Essentially the communication system belongs to the student or individual for [...]
Practical Tips for supporting Alternative and Augmentative Communication
The implementation and use of AAC in any context is something that requires careful planning, consideration, flexibility, motivation and a positive attitude.
Types of Alternative and Augmentative Communication
With so many new devices and systems being advertised on the market, the world of AAC can be daunting and difficult to navigate. Here is quick guide as to the different categories of AAC and [...]
The Collaborative Classroom
Building a collaborative classroom provides positive outcomes for students with a learning experience tailored to their needs.
Motivated by Music
My Teenager Still Only Likes Wiggles Music! For children with autism, this music may have provided a sense of security and wellbeing during their early and often very confusing years.