Autism Spectrum Disorder: An Overview for EducatorsThis Module provides information on the early signs of autism spectrum disorder (ASD), as well as an overview of the difference between a medical diagnosis and an educational determination of ASD. Resources include notes on instructional considerations for teachers who have children and students with ASD in their classrooms, as well as things to keep in mind when working with the families of those children and students.
Work through the sections of this Module in the order presented in the STAR graphic above.
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