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Building on autism strengths, skills, and talents in your classroom
Adult Nonfiction
Pages: 144
Themes: professional development, teaching practice, autism, differentiation, inclusion
Publisher: Pembroke Publishers
Pub Date: 24/Aug/2021
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What’s the difference between teaching our students and our autistic students? Not much. This practical book argues that all students are unique. It focuses on integrating teaching autistic students into the teaching practice of the whole class. Based on extensive classroom experience, this highly readable book is full of anecdotes about engaged students growing in their learning. Lesson plans and checklists throughout the book help teachers get to know autistic students and help them with school work, emotional regulation, communication, socializing and staying safe. This timely book champions getting rid of labels so teachers can know every student as an individual.