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Special Considerations for Students with High-Functioning Autism Spectrum Disorder

A Guide for School Administrators

Diane Adreon (author) Brenda Smith Myles (author)

ISBN: 9781942197300

Publication Date: Jun 2017

Format: Paperback

Provides school administrators with useful and practical suggestions and strategies that can increase student achievement, engagement, positive behaviour, and social skills for high-functioning students on the spectrum (HF-ASD); help reduce educator stress and frustration; and increase positive interactions between families and school personnel so that the school day is more successful for all.
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School administrators play a key role in creating a mind-set within their school district, region, or school as to how school personnel approach various challenges they may encounter when working with students and families. In many instances, a school administrator can provide certain accommodations for students with disabilities, as well as guide decisions regarding how teachers address behavioral challenges.

The purpose of this book is to provide school administrators with useful and practical suggestions and strategies that can increase student achievement, engagement, positive behavior, and social skills for high-functioning students on the spectrum (HF-ASD); help reduce educator stress and frustration; and increase positive interactions between families and school personnel so that the school day is more successful for all parties.
Pages 277
Dimensions 229 x 152
Date Published 30 Jun 2017
Publisher AAPC Publishing
Subject/s Teaching of autistic students  
Diane Adreon is the Associate Director of the University of Miami-Nova Southeastern University Center for Autism and Related Disabilities, USA. In addition, Diane has a private autism consulting practice, is a published author and has presented internationally on high-functioning autism and Asperger Syndrome.

Brenda Smith Myles is a consultant with the Ziggurat Group, the National Professional Development Center on Autism Spectrum Disorders, and the Education and Treatment Services Project for Military Dependent Children with Autism, was the recipient of the Autism Society of America's Outstanding Professional Award; the Princeton Fellowship Award; and the Council for Exceptional Children, Division on Developmental Disabilities Burton Blatt Humanitarian Award. Brenda has written over 150 articles and books on autism spectrum disorders, and has made over 500 presentations all over the world.

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