autistic children

9 Ways to support a child with autism in the classroom

9 Ways to support a child with autism in the classroom

9 Ways to support a child with autism in the classroom No two autistic children are the same, and their autism manifests in different ways. Like every child, autistic children need to be treated as individuals. When it comes to teaching, there are ways to support a child with autism in the classroom Having a positive teacher-student relationship will help ensure learning and growth. While these steps will not work with every child, many of them will help you get started off on the right foot. 1. Educate yourself about the learner Educating yourself is a practical step for teaching…
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Autism Bullying- Protecting Autistic Children From Bullies

Autism Bullying- Protecting Autistic Children From Bullies

Autism Bullying- Protecting Autistic Children From Bullies As a parent to a child on the autism spectrum, chances are that your child may have already experienced bullying in one form or another. Children  with ASD are especially vulnerable to bullying according to a report by the Interactive Autism Network (IAN)  It is believed that nearly two-thirds of children on the spectrum have fallen victim to bullies at school. It has also been established that they are, in fact, nearly three times more likely to be bullied than their neurotypical peers. Children with Autism tend to have difficulty standing up for themselves something…
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