Greetings Everyone -
It has been a hectic few weeks with testing prep at home for California Virtual Academy and now ending this week with Matthew's IEP.
Here's the latest article from the Autism Spectrum Disorders site at BellaOnline.com.
IEP Prep Time
The annual Individual Education Plan meeting is coming up. Planning for the meeting by gathering documents.
For the Dads of Children with autism
This webinar is tonight at 6pm PST on communication and behavior, for two hours, the moderator is Chantal Sicile-Kira
They have one every month. I am a member of the Spectrum Gold Club - via paypal where you get transcripts and audio of the webinars and advance notice of them. I usually tweet them as well - www.twitter.com/autismfamily
There is a giveaway on my blog - two winners will each get three month subscription to visual learning software - web based site. This is good for parents for summer learning and even for teachers to create lesson plans
Giveaway ends on Sunday so please do join in
Here is an article in Time - Growing Old With Autism
Book - Boy Alone http://www.harpercollins.com/books/9780061136665/Boy_Alone/index.aspx
Comic book by young man with autism
A site I just joined - Daily Strength Autism Support Group
Helping Students Participate in their IEPs
AuTube: Innovative New Online Autism Discussion Site
Could a Gene Test Change Autism - Newsweek
Open letter to Oprah
If you are on Facebook I have created a group called Autism Next Door - feel free to join and share advice or tips.
Don't forget the giveaway on my blog - http://autismfamiily.blogspot.com
Please visit http://AutismSpectrumDisorders.bellaonline.com for even more great content about Autism Spectrum Disorders.
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Bonnie Sayers, Autism Spectrum Disorders Editor
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